Bushcraft @ Basing House
- Basingstoke area
- Basing House
- 11:00am Sunday 31 Aug 2014
There’s so much more to Basing House than first appears! Visit our Bushcraft Base to take part in a selection of Bushcraft activities under the expert guidance of Badger Bushcraft and the Basing House Volunteer Team:
• Foraging and Wild Food – explore the diversity of Basing House’s plant life and learn what can be used to make a nutritious meal
• Shelter-building – too wet? Too hot? No problem – learn to build a shelter to keep you comfortable whatever the weather!
• Natural Cordage – how did our ancestors make cord and rope from what can be found growing around us?
• Observation Trails – develop your spotting skills to see nature in fine detail: animal feeding signs, plant and tree identification and local wildlife
• Clay Modelling – make mini clay tiles with a wood stamp, or model an animal
• Natural Collages – turn nature into art! Find and collect natural materials to create collages and models
*All activities are subject to change, and the content dependent on weather and availability of natural resources
Booking essential. Places are limited: to book your place, call Basing House on 01256 463965. Suitable for children aged 6 and over. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Two sessions available:
11am - 1pm
1.30pm - 3.30pm
£5 per person.
- Venue: Basing House
- Telephone: 01256 463965