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Basic Bushcraft

1 Hyde Park Avenue, North Petherton TA6 6SL, England
+(44)77920855883
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Basic buhcraft

A one day taster course, comprising of firelighting, tree and plant recognition, and archery. Had... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2018
Alan M
via mobile
Family day in the woods

My 2 children( 6 and 9 years) and i booked a days basic bushcraft course with Steve in his... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2016
Juabbo
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Learn the basics to living in the wild. Fire lighting, safe management of water, shelters, tree and plant identification. Safe use of sharp tools, knives, axes and saws. We also teach archery, navigation and can facilitate team building and learning. Our aim is fun and lots of learning. Plenty of hands on learning and time to develop your skills.
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25 Mar 2018
“Basic buhcraft”
25 Jul 2016
“Family day in the woods”
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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1 Hyde Park Avenue, North Petherton TA6 6SL, England
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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

A one day taster course, comprising of firelighting, tree and plant recognition, and archery. Had a great time learning different skills a relaxed atmosphere. Found out I wasn't bad at archery.😀 A good day out. Recommended. Thankyou Steve.

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Reviewed 25 July 2016

My 2 children( 6 and 9 years) and i booked a days basic bushcraft course with Steve in his woodland, what a great day out it was! We learnt how to make fire with raw materials, searched for animal tracks, identified trees and edible plants,...More

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Reviewed 21 July 2016

We booked Steve for our son's 10th birthday party. Eight bouncy boys is pretty daunting but Steve managed them so well - a true professional. The boys learned so much - safety in the woods, animal tracks, deer beds, fire starting (in safe mode!), archery...the...More

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Reviewed 3 May 2016

Had an amazing time leaning everything including tree identification, fire starting, archery and more. Would highly recommend to anyone wanting to learn some new skills and to reconnect with the outdoors!

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Reviewed 4 March 2016

Steve organised a brilliant day for us. He was: fun, informative, tolerant and friendly. Lovely setting - fabulous toilet. Plenty of tea and coffee throughout a very cold day. We really had a wonderful time. Steve's basic Bushcraft course has a massive thumbs up from...More

1  Thank KarenMadd
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Reviewed 24 August 2015

What a fantastic day. My wife bought me a place on this course as a birthday present and although I knew roughly what to expect, I was still a bit apprehensive driving to the site. Steve met me on the dirt road leading to the...More

2  Thank Elroy A
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Reviewed 28 May 2015

Steve organised a fantastic day, the kids had a great time learning some Bushcraft skills including firelighting and shelter building. It was just the right balance of fun and learning.

1  Thank Chris M
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Reviewed 9 March 2015

For my son's 13th birthday, we chose Bushcraft as a kind of "coming of age" experience. It turned out great! We all found it very relaxing, interesting and educational and the kids really benefited from getting up close with nature and learning some intriguing survival...More

1  Thank HexLab
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Reviewed 25 February 2015 via mobile

I organised a bushcraft day for 6 friends last year and it was so much fun. We learnt many different things including how to make fire in various ways from things you can find in the woods. Steve was great, friendly and professional. Would love...More

1  Thank missingseasia
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Reviewed 23 February 2015

I was fortunate enough to have a one to one day with Steve in late 2014. Because it was one to one, the day was structured to allow me to try several new skills which I had not tried before. Steve is really friendly and...More

1  Thank Julian C
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