Bushcraft Courses

All courses can be run by arrangement, some are also run on a regular basis.

1. Family & Friends Bushcraft Experience

A one day course for family and friends covering such things as shelter building, fuel and fire, camp cooking, bushcraft on a budget and cordage.

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2. Family & Friends Bushcraft Camp

A 2 day course with a night camping out for family and friends
Subjects covered include shelter building, fuel and fire, camp cooking, tools and their safety, cordage, safe water and bread making.

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3. Educational Groups

Five hours to be split between up to five groups
Content depends on group sizes but could include shelter building, fire, cordage, cooking
This will help fulfil 'Learning Outside the Classroom' requirements.

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4. Corporate, Team Building & Away Days

We can put a course together to fulfil whatever your requirements are and at a location of your choice, subject to its suitability for Bushcraft! Course content will be designed to satisfy the outcomes required, the needs of the group and the budgert available.

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5. Bushcraft Parties

A Bushcraft party is ideal for youngsters (8-16) and lasts half a day (2 ½ hours)
Topics covered might include shelter building, fire lighting, water boiling and Marshmallow toasting!

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6. Bushcraft Skills day

This is a 1 day course aimed at individuals or couples requiring intensive training in any of the Bushcraft skill areas.
With an instructor to yourself, the day is geared to the skills you wish to develop or refine

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Where to Stay

The following is a list of places to stay which can accommodate groups of 16 or more. Several of these have a number of facilities and these are all listed. In this list we give you their web address in addition to the contact details and properties.

+44 (0) 7802 883655
Brailsford Barns
North Farm
North Lane
Derbyshire, DE6 3BE
01837 82811
The Hen House
Various locations - see website
01433 630594
Acorn House
Far Lane
Nr Barlow/Baslow
Derbyshire S18 7SE
01433 630594
The Old Bakehouse
High Street
Derbyshire S32 3XP
01625 574878
Common Barn Farm
Smith Lane
Cheshire SK10 5XJ
01629 636190
Contact form on website
The Manor House - Alport nr Bakewell
The Barn - Alport nr Bakewell
Lea Hall - Lea, nr Matlock
01260 226609
Contact form on website
Toft Hall & Toft Barn - Heaton, Leek/Macclesfield area
Hamps Hall & Hamps Barn - Nr Waterhouses, leek/Ashbourne
Merrymeet - Nr Waterhouses, leek/Ashbourne
Roaches Hall - Upper Hulme, Leek/Buxton
01629 540458
The Granary - Carsington, nr Wirksworth
The Gardener's Cottage
The Butler's Quarters
07866 77 88 47
Hurdlow Barns - Monyash, nr Buxton
Hurdlow Grange
01335 370222 
Standlow Farm Holiday Cottages - Bradley, nr Ashbourne
Ashbourne Hall - Ashbourne
Bradley Hall - Bradley nr Ashbourne
07525 051226
Peak District Holiday Barn - Wardlow Mires nr Tideswell
01298 85020
Taddington Barns - Flagg, nr Buxton
01629 640 723
Little Longstone Barns - Little Longstone, nr Bakewell
01298 871429
Contact form on website
Burton Manor Barns - Over Haddon, nr Bakewell
01246 591 024
Peasunhurst Cottage - Nr Ashover, Matlock/Chesterfield
01335 310 367
Lower Damgate farm - Ilam, nr Ashbourne
01298 873098
Hulmes Vale Holiday Cottages - Tideswell Moor, nr Buxton
01298 872591
Hargate Hall - Wormhill, nr Buxton
01298 83219
Wheeldon Trees farm - Earl Sterndale, nr Buxton
01298 871289
Cressbrook Hall - Cressbrook nr Buxton
01629 735859
Contact form on website
Darwin Lake - Darley Moor nr Matlock
01629 810333
Bagshaw Hall & Sleep Lodge - Bakewell
01629 534 215
Pear Tree farm Guest House - Lea Bridge nr Matlock
0845 6344163
Haddon Grove farm Cottages - Over Haddon nr Bakewell
01260 297429
Victoria Lodge - Buxton
01629 540525
Meadow View & Willow Barn - Nether Burrows, nr Ashbourne
01298 815665
Thorn Heyes House - Buxton
01629 540671
Ballidon Moor Farm - Brassington nr Matlock
01629 640260
Rowdale Farm Holiday Cottages - Ashford-in-the-Water, Bakewell
01433 650104
Sladen Lodge - Hathersage
01246 591263
Contact form on website
Holestone Moor Barns - Ashover, nr Matlock
01629 540513
Swires farmhouse & Emily Bar - Carsington, nr Wirksworth
01335 324357
Dove Farm Cottages - Ellastone nr Ashbourne

Other places to stay include Littonfields Barn in Litton.