Bushcraft and Forestry School at Bedgebury Camping

Bedgebury Camping offers children's bushcraft and forestry school courses across most of its weekends of opening.  

All classes are one hour in length. Courses take place each Saturday and Sunday morning (except 16 and 17 June 2018).

These courses help achieve a greater understanding of the natural environment, through hands-on experience and expert guidance from our course leaders.  By learning about what is around us we can really start to appreciate and value the wonders of nature. 


Every Saturday and Sunday morning (except 16 & 17 June 2018) during the Bedgebury Camping open season the following courses take place.

The courses below cost £8.50 per participant.

Children's Course Programme (7-15 Years Old)
Fire Craft Tribal Mask making
Campfire Cooking Woodland Warriors
Camp Craft  
Bushcraft Detectives



In addition we offer forestry school activities for younger children.  Costs are £7.50 per child.  Accompanying adults are requested to accompany children in this age range and go free of charge. 

Young Children's Course Programme (3-6 Years Old)

Adventures of Stick Man / Woodland Folk Crafting / Woodland Folk Shelter Building / Treasure Seekers' Adventure. 


The timings of the specific courses are available on our booking system and booking can be added as part of the booking process via 'Book Now'.  It is also possible to add them in to an existing booking. Please go to 'amend' your booking.

bush foraging and nature awarenessfriction fire lighting with a bow drill


bushcraft tea over a campfireknife skills producing a carved spoon