Our woodland residential packages can accommodate large groups with a kitchen area, a compost toilet and covered areas for teaching. We offer traditional Bell tent camping or a wild camping option for the ultimate in wilderness adventures. Our 24 hour package includes woodland activities like bushcraft and survival skills, creative camp fire cookery, wilderness walks and nature awareness with plenty of wild games to encourage group cohesion.
This sample 24hr itinerary includes Fire lighting, creative campfire cooking, shelter building, wild camouflage, natural torches, night games, an owl prowl and woodland feasting around the campfire. The session will start with fire lighting. Groups will use their designated Tribe bushcraft boxes to light their fire to be used to cook their lunches on. A BBQ style lunch (including the famous Outback2basics burger) will be prepared by the learners.
Students will be shown how to build a natural shelter then have the chance to build their own to spend the night outside in (optional). Students will have the opportunity to experiment with camouflage techniques and use their skills in camouflage games. Games will played throughout the day to encourage teamwork within the whole group. Dinner will be prepared by a field cook- A Forest feast of spatchcocked roast chicken with a variety of vegetables all cooked on an open fire. After dinner students will be encourage to partake in a Sit spot- Time to tune in to your surroundings and see the wildlife in the woods from a different perspective.
Students will learn how to make natural torches from foraged materials. Night games will follow. A chance to experience the woodlands at night playing stalking games and going on an owl prowl to search out natures night time vistors. Bed- In Bell tents or natural shelters. Breakfast will consist of a full woodsman breakfast – bacon, eggs and beans or cereal alternative. Observation game – Learners will be tested on their awareness skills with a game in the woods. Pack down, leave no trace and closing circle