Primal Family Weekend

  • DURATION
    Two days
  • LOCATION
    Duncarron Medieval Fort
  • GROUP SIZE
    Up to 20 people
  • ACCOMMODATION
    On-site
  • ANNUAL LEAVE
    Weekend Only
  • DIFFICULTY
    Easy

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About this course

There’s nothing better than getting the whole family out into the great outdoors for a weekend of adventure. What better way than to learn new skills together, bonding away from iPad’s and computers and re-connecting with each other in a relaxed and natural environment.

Come and learn the skills of our Primal ancestors at Duncarron Medieval Fort in an area of outstanding natural beauty.

During your family weekend, we have activities for all the family including archery, commando training skills for the kids, tracking walks and much much more.

The course starts at 10:00 on Saturday and we aim to have you away by mid-afternoon the following day. You will have the opportunity to make your own improvised shelter but tents are welcome.  

What you need to know

What's included

  • All equipment.
  • A delicious lunch, dinner and breakfast.
  • Tasty hot beverages throughout the day.
  • The principles of survival, and survival mindset.
  • Fire lighting using Friction and other methods.
  • Improvised shelter building.
  • Improvised cooking skills.
  • Improvised cooking methods.
  • Signaling and Navigation.
  • Knife safety and cutting skills.
  • In depth foraging lesson.
  • A night under the stars in your own survival shelter.

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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We work to the highest standards of safety and professionalism

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Take home memories and a renewed appreciation for the outdoors

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