wild food, bird watching, wildlife, nature and ancient craft
skills in North East England, the North Pennines, Northumberland, Durham and Kielder
FOR YOUR INTEREST IN WILD NORTH DISCOVERY AND IF YOU ARE A RETURNING
CUSTOMER THANK YOU FOR YOUR PAST CUSTOM. I AM RETIRING AT THE END OF
DECEMBER 2021 AND HAVE NO MORE AVAILABILTY FOR BOOKINGS.
IF A BUYER COMES FORWARD THERE MAY BE SOMETHING AVAILABLE NEXT YEAR IN THE SPRING SO PLEASE REVIST THIS SITE THEN.
MANY THANKS FOR ALL THE KIND WORDS AND WELL WISHING FROM FORMER
ACTIVITY PARTICIPANTS AND COLLEAGUES - IT WAS YOU THAT MADE IT ALL A
VERY FULLFILLING EXPERIENCE FOR ME.
More than thirty
years sharing skills, knowledge and enthusiasm in
the natural world
from bushcrafts and wild food foraging to wildlife watching and ancient
crafts, with young and old alike
Here's what people are saying about
Wild North Discovery's
– loved it! Inspiring and interesting
way to begin foraging learning. Great teacher and very
family session – cool, epic and awesome apparently
Fantastic experience mushroom hunting with Bruce! So informative and interesting
Will make me look at the wild in a whole new way
useful and interesting. Gave me the confidence to try for myself
Watch survival skills expert Bruce
Ferguson of Wild North Discovery sharing some of his foraging skills
with Robson Green on Further Tales from Northumberland.
Bruce has been
foraging for wild food for more than thirty years.
Join him on one of the seasonal public wild food foraging sessions he runs each year or book him for a date that suits you.
Activities run from half a day to a full week for two or more people -
see the range of activities below.
Join one of our programmed activities or book your own for a day and
time that suits you.
addition to running our own activites near Frosterley in Weardale and
at other venues in the North East we also work in partnership with the Forestry
Water Ltd to deliver activities for them at
Forest, Kielder Castle and Kielder Waterside
Water and Forest Park. See the events/workshops section.