Family bushcraft activities

Wild North Discovery

Bushcrafts, wild food foraging, birdwatching, wildlife, nature and ancient craft skills in North East England and the North West Highlands of Scotland


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Bushcrafts cooking fireHamsterley Forest Events

Wild North Discovery at Hamsterley Forest in partnership with the Forestry Commission 

We run a busy events programme in partnership with the Forestry Commission at Hamsterley Forest. The activities range from wildlife and nature exploration to bushcrafts and wild food foraging. Please select a link in the table below of activities at Hamsterley Forest for more information about a specific event.

You can also book your own activity based at Hamsterley
Forest for a day and time that suits you; just drop us an email or give us a ring and tell us what you'd like to do.

Events Calendar for Hamsterley Forest 2019

March30/31 Bushcraft survival skills two day course
April19 Good Friday Den building

20 Star Gazing

21 Easter Sunday Family bushcrafts

May

25/26 Family bushcrafts sleepout

June

2 Wilderness survival challenge - 8 to 13 years old

July13/14 Bushcraft survival skills two day course
August 4 Family bushcrafts

13
Wilderness survival challenge - 8 to 13 years old

24 A night safari in Hamsterley Forest

25 Family bushcrafts

30 Den building
September

14 Seasonal wild food - wild mushrooms, fruits, nuts and roots

October19/20 Bushcraft survival skills two day course

27
Family bushcrafts

Gift Vouchers

The ideal present; buy a half or full day activity gift voucher open for use on any of our activities emailed direct to you.