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Wild at Kielder: bushcrafts, wildlife safaris, den building and family activites at Kielder Castle 


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Wild at Kielder

Build a shelter and light a fire

You’ll need to make a shelter to keep dry and out of the wind and then you’ll need to keep warm so you’ll build and light your own camp fire (without matches).

Location: Kielder Castle

Monday 7th May 11.00am - 12.30pm

Cost: 5 per person. Maximum of two children per adult. Children should be 5 or over.

Booking: Ring or email to check place availability: tel. 01388 529154 or email enquiries@natureholiday.co.uk then fill in and return the booking form (by email or post) and make your payment online on the button below. 

You can also book this activity privately - more information here

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Further informationMaximum of two children per adult. Children should be 5 years or over. Eat before you arrive. Bring your own food to BBQ.

The activity leader is qualified through the Institute for Outdoor Learning to teach bushcrafts to groups and has been involved in bushcrafts and teaching woodland skills for more than thirty years. He is DBS cleared.

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