1 Bushcraft & Wilderness Survival Skills Courses in Cumbria's Lake District
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Our wilderness bushcraft courses are designed to equip all our participants with the knowledge to survive and travel in wild country by instilling traditional backwoods wisdom and the best of contemporary outdoor know-how. Set in a stunning 2000-acre woodland estate in the centre of the Lake District National Park, the weekend Trailbreaker courses and the weeklong Woodlander courses represent ideal entry courses from which to begin your immersion into wilderness bushcraft.

These programmes will simultaneously furnish you with the most fundamental skills whilst covering broad topics and relevant techniques. In-depth, professional tuition and plenty of hands on experience in combination with clearly explained theory, further enables our participants to acquire essential knowledge and achieve more complex outdoor ability.


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Trailbreaker Course
Preparing fish on the introductory bushcraft courseTrailbreaker Bushcraft Course

This two-day introduction to bushcraft and wilderness survival skills provides a solid foundation for the study of wilderness living. The course programme covers core wilderness survival skills in substantial depth, enabling the novice to firmly grasp fundamental bushcraft skill-sets, whilst exploring the secrets of rough-country travel and the natural world.
Woodlander Course
making fire on the Woodlander bushcraft courseWoodlander Bushcraft Course

This six day immersion into the 'go-anywhere' fundamental skill-sets of bushcraft and wilderness survival will furnish you with an in-depth, fully rounded and balanced understanding of living and travelling in wild places. This highly informative course eases the transformation into wilderness life as any apprehension is replaced by confidence, understanding and ability.
Coastal Forager

Coastal Forager (New for 2012!)

This six-day course is a unique chance to explore the extraordinary diversity and utility of Britain's richest environment. We will gather, forage and fish for for the abundant plants, seaweeds and shellfish that are readily available at our stunning and remote Scottish Sea-loch location