Bushcraft for the Boys

Think you and your Dad would survive a day together in the wild? Put your skills to the test with on our Bushcraft for the Boys activity day. Wild things! invites all Dads and Sons to unleash their inner wild man and spend a day of adventure with us on the idyllic Moray Coast.

From the creation of traditional hunting tools to tracking illusive wildlife, the Bushcraft for the Boys Camp is the perfect escape from fast-paced, digital lives. Led by our experienced and knowledgable Wild things! instructors, participants will have the opportunity to spend a unique and special time together.

Bushcraft for the Boys is an opportunity to build relationships, increase appreciation of our natural environments, and most importantly, have fun as a family. Everyone will have the chance to learn how build an obligatory man cave (natural shelter) to protect you from the elements, as well as other traditional ancestral skills, including:

  • foraging for wild foods
  • using traditional fire lighting techniques
  • cooking natural delicacies over an open fire
  • learning creative knife carving skills

Wild things! provide all necessary equipment, tools, and learning resources.

Instruction and supervision is provided by our qualified and experienced Wild things! activity leaders. Maximum group size is 15 participants. Emergency Transport (4-wheel drive vehicle) is always available for outdoor activities. These events are for Dads, and children aged 8 years old and over.

The day will run from 10:00am – 4:00pm and will be based in and around Findhorn.

All you are required to bring is:

  • A packed lunch
  • Sturdy pair of walking boots / wellie boots
  • Warm and waterproof clothing
  • Your enthusiasm for a wonderful day in the outdoors.

We can provide waterproof clothing and warm layers if required.

Bushcraft for the Boys is an activity day for Dads and Sons to spend a day together in the woodlands near Findhorn.

Cost: £35 per adult / £15 per child. Maximum of two children per adult.

The fee includes transport to the woodland area from Findhorn, guidance by our instructors, and all necessary equipment and materials. This fee does not include accommodation.

Select your chosen event from the dates and options listed above and complete the online booking form and make payment to confirm your place.

Please feel free to Contact Us for additional information, or if you wish to pay a deposit to secure your booking.

We can provide a gift voucher if you are making the booking as a gift for someone.