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Sherwood Bushcraft
(Average user rating: 5 unrated 5/5)

Bushcraft, traditional woodland skills and team building activities - great for youth groups, schools, corporate team building, birthday parties and private functions.

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Choose your activities

Choose from our range of bushcraft activities and team challenges and we will help you plan a great day in the woods. From shelter building to willow basket weaving, there's something for everyone.

Schools and youth groups

Looking to book a visit with your school or youth group? Find everything you need here.

Birthday parties

Join us in the forest for a birthday full of fun and adventure. 

Overnight stays 

Want to really get away from it all? Then why not stay the night? Build your own shelter to sleep in and cook your dinner over the camp fire.

Corporate team away days

What better way to escape the office than gaining new skills and enjoying team building challenges at our bushcraft camp in the heart of Sherwood Pines. We specialise in running bespoke away days for small corporate groups, follow the link to find out more. 

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Join us at our bushcraft camp in the heart of Sherwood Pines to complete the residential section of your Gold Duke of Edinburgh's Award.

Bushcraft events

A range of events are available throughout the year including willow basket weaving and fungi forays.


To find out more or to make a booking please contact Karina on 0300 067 5463 or email 



What do other visitors say?

5 Stars 5 Stars

Karina - We were so impressed with the effort you made to remember the boys names before we reached the camp area.

The cool calm and collected manor you ran the day was an inspiration. The way you connected with the boys and the timing of the events was perfect. You made the day the best birthday Miles has ever had. All his friends have asked for their birthday party to be with you.

Thank you so much for a wonderful day, Jane and I can't stop thinking about it and how easy you made it for us.

Thanks for arranging the lunch and moving the days around. Please pass on our thanks to Emily (Bob) for creating the booking and taking care of us while you were away.

I am particularly envious of your job, however I am sure I couldn't deliver such a skilled day. We have some great photos and many wonderful memories.

Martin, 6/Oct/2016
5 Stars 5 Stars

I could not recommend the bushcraft experience more. Karina and 'Bob' (Emily) were just super. They were so happy to accommodate requests to make the day perfect for the bride-to-be. The food was delicious and the events we chose (fire lighting, shelter building, and wood craft) were great fun. A competative start with geocaching also kick started us all into high spirits. Lots of laughs were had and I couldn't have asked for better. Thank you so much for making the hen do one to remember!

'Han's Hen Do', 25/Sep/2016
5 Stars 5 Stars

Anonymous, 19/Sep/2016
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Last updated: 26th March 2017

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OS Grid ref: SK612637
Postcode: NG21 9JL

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Karina Thornton
Sherwood Bushcraft Ranger
0300 067 5463

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