Make a bow and learn how to use it
Learn how to make a "father and son" bow, an effective hunting bow with
built in strengthening which helps get round some of the complications
of finding the more demanding quality of stave to make the ash
flat bow you can see in the picture here. Once you've made your bow
we'll get in some practice on standard targets before going into the
woods to do some field archery.
note it is illegal to hunt for game using a bow in the UK. Field
archery however is a great sport which gives you some of the challenge.
There are clubs throughout the UK.
per person for first two
people plus £25 per additional group member. Individual one- to-one
booking available at £120
information: Minimum group size two; maximum 6.
Participants should be 16 or over. Bring a packed lunch.
Ring or email to book
day and time that suits you; tel. 01388 529154 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
then fill in and return the booking form (by
email or post) and click on the button
below to pay online.
Download booking form
leader is qualified through the Institute for
to teach bushcrafts to groups and has been involved in bushcrafts and
woodland skills for over thirty years. He is DBS cleared.
North Pennines - Harehope, Weardale
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