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Hunter Gatherer Experience

Knight-Fox Wild About Learning
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Learn skills of our ancestors as well as modern day techniques.

From Hunter gatherer to bushcraft to woodsman!

Get the chance to experience a woodland throughout the seasons, sleeping out! Bring a tent, hammock or sleep out in a lean-to shelter.

For children aged 8 and over.
Drop off at 12 on the first day and pick up at 12 the following day.
Location: near Aberaeron.

What we will be doing over the 3 sessions:

-Fire skills: flint & steel, Bow & drill
-Shelter building: debris, lean-to, bender
-Green woodwork: spoons, mushrooms, cooking pot hangers, etc.
-Tree & flower ID: uses, foraging, etc.
-Cooking: dutch oven, hot stones, smoking, etc.
-Natural paints & intro to flint knapping.
-Cordage: from willow, bramble, nettle, rush, etc.
-Learn to make charcoal pencils & charcloth.
-Natural navigation: using the sun and the stars.
& much more!

23rd-24th June
25th-26th August
6th-7th October

We will start each session with a cooked lunch on the fire, where we will discuss what we will be doing, while getting to know each other.

A cooked dinner and breakfast are also provided, as well as unlimited hot/cold drinks.

£50 per person/per session

Book all 3 sessions for:

All sessions will be led by qualified practitioners, who are all first aid trained and have current DBS checks.

As it is located on a smallholding, this group is not suitable for children who are afraid of animals.


If you would like to book all 4 sessions, but one of the dates does not work for you get in touch as soon as possible and we will see if we can move it slightly.