Bedgebury Bushcraft in Kent

Bushcraft courses will help you understand more about the natural resources that are all around you, from plants that you can and can't eat, to those that have medicinal properties. By learning bushcraft skills you will start to appreciate the rural environment in a completely different way.


Each Saturday and Sunday morning during the Bedgebury Camping season the following bushcraft courses are run at the specified times. Please e-mail to book or find out more.

Bushcraft skills

Bedgebury Bushcraft has teamed up with local bushcraft experts to offer adults and children an introduction to bushcraft. Covering basic skills from foraging, shelter building, fire lighting, campfire cooking and knife skills.

Bushcraft Courses

All childrens classes are between 1 and 1.5 hours in length and suitable for 6-12 year olds. Complete all the children's courses to become a Junior Bushcrafter. Courses take place each Saturday and Sunday morning, with additional days on request. Adult courses are designed for anybody over 12 and are around 2 hours per course.

If you'd like a bespoke course for your group please let us know and we will see what we can do.


Bushcraft courses can be booked as part of your camping trip, please go to your reservation and add in the bushcraft experience required. If you'd like further information on the bushcraft courses please send an e-mail to

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Bush Foraging and Nature awarenessFriction fire lighting with a bow drillBushcraft Tea over a campfireKnife skills producing a carved spoon