Fancy learning how to survive and thrive in the natural environment? Want to have a go at learning the basic skills of lighting a fire or carving a knife out in the wild? Of course you do! Then head over to Craghoppers’ Bushcraft Corner in the Festival Village where we’ll be running multiple sessions over the source of the festival. It’s all free and on a first-come first-serve basis. 

A journey of Fire 

A talk and demonstration of various primitive and modern ways of starting a fire for Bushcraft and Survival.

No age limit

See timetable below

Introduction to fire lighting 

Can you spark a flame into life? Learn how to make fire using flint and steel with our bushcraft experts

Age 8+

See timetable below

Knife safety & carving  

Learn basic carving and whittling skills while learning to respect working with a knife. 

Age 11+ or 8+ with adult

See timetable below

AVAILABLE THROUGHOUT THE DAY 

Bug eating challenge

Are you brave enough? Come and try the future of sustainably food- insect tastings!

Leather craft

Make a leather keyring- personalize your own Craghoppers leather keyring to take home a memory of your day or make a gift for a loved one (£1)

Friday 20th May 2022

13:00 – 13:45

A journey of fire

14:15 – 14:45

Introduction to fire lighting 

15:00 – 15:45

Knife safety & carving 

16:15 – 17:00

Introduction to fire lighting 

Saturday 21st May 2022

10:00 – 10:45

A journey of fire

11:15 – 11:45

Introduction to fire lighting 

12:00 – 12:45

Knife safety & carving 

13:15 – 13:45

Introduction to fire lighting 

14:00 – 14:45

A journey of fire

15:15 – 15:45

Introduction to fire lighting 

16:00 – 16:45

Knife safety & carving 

Sunday 22nd May 2022

10:00 – 10:45

A journey of fire

11:15 – 11:45

Introduction to fire lighting 

12:00 – 12:45

Knife safety & carving 

13:15 – 13:45

Introduction to fire lighting