Holiday Wildlife Clubs 2019

 

 

Want to learn how to survive in the wilds? Summer may be over but there is still loads of fun to be had and new skills to learn, as this year we bring you a full week of bushcraft clubs. If shelters, knifework, fire making and more are your thing, these are for you! As usual there are limited places so book asap!

 

February Holiday Bushcraft Clubs 2019

Monday 11th February 1000-1700. Craiglockhart Woodlands experience *
Wild foods, staff/wand carving, woodland exploration, shelters and more. Drop off and pick up opposite café on grassy area at St Andrews Square.
Tuesday 12th February 1000-1700. Cammo and River Almond experience
Wild foods, River exploration, staff/wand making (whittling skills), mammal tracking, shelter/camp building and fire making, raft building. Drop off at Cramond Brig (Miller and Carter), Pick up at Cammo Estate car park.
Wednesday 13th February 1000-1700. Dalmeny Estate experience
Wild foods, woodland/coastal exploration, staff/wand making (whittling skills), mammal tracking, shelter/camp building. Drop off and pick up at ‘the seal’ across from the Hawes Inn at South Queensferry.
Thursday 14th February 1000-1700. Corstorphine Woods Exploration
Wild foods, staff/wand making (whittling skills), mammal tracking, shelter/camp building and fire making Drop off and pick up at carpark half way up Clermiston Road North.

 

Although each day will have similar activities, they will offer different aspects of all bush craft ideals…wild food experiences/shelter building techniques and the many different methods of fire starting/building and cooking. Using the different habitats to give children a variety of survival situations, and the ability to learn lots of new skills…. all lots of fun too!

Costs for february clubs are £27 per child per activity.
Children must be aged 8+ to attend. Teenagers welcome too!
* clubs require £1.60 bus fares on the day please.

Payment should be made a week before first club is due to start. Cheques should be made payable to Earth Calling. Bank transfer is available on request.

Please make sure that your children are dressed appropriately for the Scottish weather and individual clubs. We recommend that spare clothes, towel and waterproofs are a permanent feature of their wildlife club back packs.

Please email Gus at [email protected] if you wish to book any clubs, including emergency contact details and any relevant medical information.