Experience the Thrill of Bushcraft with Forest Fitness NI
Are you ready to embark on a journey of discovery in the heart of nature? At Forest Fitness NI, we're passionate about the art of bushcraft, and we're here to introduce you to the exciting world of survival skills and outdoor adventure.
What is Bushcraft? Bushcraft is more than just a set of skills; it's a way of life. It's about acquiring the knowledge and understanding needed to not just survive but thrive in a natural environment. These skills are the building blocks of life, encompassing food sourcing, water purification, shelter-building, and firecraft.
Why Choose Forest Fitness NI? We specialize in immersive bushcraft camps that offer much more than just a day out in the woods. Our camps are designed to enhance team building, boost confidence, and nurture resilience in participants of all ages. Rather than keeping your loved ones locked up indoors, let them step into the wild and discover the beauty of the natural world.
Hands-On Learning with Expert Supervision At Forest Fitness NI, everyone gets a hands-on experience in bushcraft. You'll learn to wield hand tools, including axes and cutting tools, all under the expert supervision of our skilled instructors. Our lessons kick off with the essential survival basics, teaching you what to prioritize in a survival situation. You'll witness demonstrations of shelter building, fire lighting, and water collection and purification techniques. Additionally, we offer activities like foraging, leaf recognition, rock painting, knot and bracelet making, and the thrilling experience of cooking sausages or marshmallows over an open fire.
Suitable for All Ages Our bushcraft experiences are suitable for adventurers aged 7 and above. We ensure that our instructors are certified in child protection and Access NI, providing a safe and secure learning environment.
Embrace the Great Outdoors All our activities take place outdoors in the heart of the forest. To make the most of your experience, be sure to wear warm clothing and suitable footwear, as you'll be fully immersed in nature.
- Minimum group size: 8 people
- 1-Hour Bushcraft: £10 per person
- Full-Day Bushcraft Camp: £30 per person
- Mobile Bushcraft and Private 1-to-1 or 1-to-2 sessions available on request
Characteristics That Set Us Apart Safety First: Your safety is our top priority. We rigorously check the setting before every session and establish clear boundaries to ensure a secure environment for everyone.
Adult Supervision: Our adult-to-pupil ratio is carefully maintained to let children undertake challenging tasks and activities without undue risk. It also allows our instructors to understand individual learning styles and abilities, ensuring a personalized experience.
Multisensory Exploration: We believe in the power of exploring with multiple senses. It fosters creativity, diversity, and imaginative play, creating an unforgettable experience in the heart of nature.
Join us at Forest Fitness NI for a bushcraft adventure like no other. Discover the beauty and excitement of the natural world while learning essential survival skills. Embrace the great outdoors, nurture teamwork, and boost your confidence and resilience. Book your bushcraft experience with us today!
- Suitable for 7 year-old upwards
- Safety Gear: Depending on the specific activity or situation, safety gear may include helmets, gloves, goggles, or other protective equipment to ensure the safety of participants.
- Minimum Age or Skill Level: Certain activities may have age or skill level requirements to ensure that participants have the necessary abilities or maturity to safely and effectively engage in the activity.
- Introductions to the equipment and initial kitting up
- Hands-On Instruction: Participants in our bushcraft camps receive hands-on instruction from expert supervisors, ensuring that they gain practical skills and knowledge in shelter-building, fire lighting, water collection, and other bush craft techniques.
- Toilets available on-site
- We can run extra sessions at a time to suit you. If you can’t easily find the date you’re after please contact us and we will be happy to help.