Re-wild Your Dad! ~ 2 places left

Date(s) - 20 Jun 2021 until 20 Jun 2021
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Are you aged between 6 and 16 years and wanting to re-wild your Dad? This is your opportunity to spend the day in the woods together learning Bushcraft on Father’s Day 2021!

Re-wild Dad and Child includes: 

  • Lighting a fire using flint and steel, charcloth and tinder bundles.
  • Make wooden mallets & pegs and then go off and build your own weather proof shelter, which will be put to the test!
  • Have a walk through the woods to learn about the trees and plants, discover their edibility and their herbal medicine uses.
  • Dad’s VS children at capture the flag (depending on COVID-19 restrictions).
  • Cook yummy campfire snacks, such as popcorn, marshmallows and nettle crisps.
  • And more!

Due to COVID-19 restrictions we are unable to provide lunch or any cups etc, please bring a packed lunch and your own mug.

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Tutor: Ryan Knight-Fox

Ryan is an experienced tutor, having been involved in Forest School for the last 4 years and having setup his own woodland business ‘Knight-Fox Wild About Learning’. He is an Ethnobotanist, Ecologist, Social Forester, Forest School Leader, Coastal School Leader. Assisting on the day is Cathryn Knight-Fox, co-owner of Knight-Fox Wild About Learning.

Fee: £50 for one child and their Dad (Includes drinks and snacks)

There will be maximum of 6 Dad and child pairs.

This event always sells out very fast so we recommend booking early to guarantee a place.

Ideally we’d like Dads to attend with one child (aged 6-16 years). Depending on numbers of bookings taken there may be an option for Dads to bring an additional child for a charge of £25 per child. 

For terms and conditions of bookings please click here







You may also be interested in our other workshops and courses including: Willow Weaving ~ Plant Support, Willow Weaving Posy Basket, Willow Weaving Pet Basket, Traditional Soil & Stone Banking, Discovering Summer Trees, Roundwood Timber Framing, ecology, conservation and countryside crafts. See our events page for the full list.

You can book a residential package with this workshop. Whether for Dad and child or the whole family to get away for a Fathers day treat. Charges range from £90 for one adult and one child (two nights camping), £150 for one adult and one child (two nights in a dormitory) to £325 for one adult and one child (staying for long weekend in the Eco Lodge). For the whole family we can offer a two bedroom Eco Lodge apartment for £425 (long weekend). All these charges include one place (Dad and one child) on Re-wild your Dad. 

Please do get in touch to check availability.

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Bookings are closed for this event.

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