Bushcraft Survival Skills Day

Bushcraft Survival Skills Day

  • DURATION
    One day
  • LOCATION
    Duncarron Medieval Fort
  • GROUP SIZE
    Up to 20 people
  • ACCOMMODATION
    N/A
  • ANNUAL LEAVE
    Weekend only
  • DIFFICULTY
    Easy

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About this course

Welcome to our bushcraft and survival skills day course. Delivering life skills and fun for all the family after a very period of time being stuck indoors. Our 1-day introduction to Wilderness living and survival skills course has been designed to provide an introduction to the skills and techniques of our Primal ancestors.

There is no previous Bushcraft experience required for this course. You will learn the principles of survival, how to safely use a Knife and Saw. Different methods of fire lighting, how to construct improvised shelters, how to identify wild flora and fauna, how to source water and purify it and much much more.

Our courses will be run at Duncarron Fort nestled away in the Carron Valley.

What you need to know

What's included

  • All equipment.
  • A delicious lunch.
  • Tasty hot beverages throughout the day.
  • The principles of survival, and survival mindset.
  • Fire lighting using Friction and other methods.
  • Improvised shelter building.
  • Wild foods, flora, and fauna.
  • Improvised cooking methods.
  • Signaling and Navigation.
  • Knife safety and cutting skills.
  • What's not included

    All equipment will be provided for this course.  

    Depending on weather, it's sensible to come in clothes suitable for possibly wet and muddy conditions.

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