The Bushcraft Overnighter – Ladies Only


We recognise that there are a large number of ladies who’d love to come on an overnight bushcraft course, but wouldn’t want to do it with a bunch of male strangers, or would only do it if there were other ladies on the course. Welcome to ‘The Bushcraft Overnighter – Ladies Only’.

This course is aimed specifically at bushcraft novices* looking for that little more adventure. It’s the perfect starting point for you in your lifelong journey in bushcraft as you will learn lots during this course.

The Forest Skills Team of instructors (including female instructors) will teach you all about;

  • · learning about knives & saws – their safe use & how to use them efficiently
  • · learning about knife maintenance – including a demonstration on how to keep your knife in tip-top condition
  • · undertake game preparation** – you’ve got your evening meal, breakfast & lunch to prepare!
  • · shelter building – both using natural materials & bashas
  • · fire lighting – using traditional & modern methods including chemicals & friction fire lighting
  • · making cordage – materials & preparation
  • · learning about rope usage & storage techniques
  • · going a woodland walk – learn about the plants & trees around us and what they can provide us with
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The Bushcraft Overnighter – Ladies Only


The course starts at 10am on Saturday morning & runs through to around 2pm on Sunday afternoon, allowing you to sleep out in the shelters that you make on the Saturday. Food is provided as part of the course – should you have any dietary requirements please detail these in your consent & medical declaration form. Venue directions, a mandatory kit list & consent & medical declaration forms are available for download after you have purchased your place(s) on the course.

Please note that that there are a maximum of 10 places on each course. This is to ensure both your enjoyment & safety. Please book early to avoid disappointment, or contact us to discuss a private booking.

Our 24 acre mixed woodland & heathland venue is located just outside Goostrey in Cheshire, just 3.5 miles away from Junction 18 of the M6, providing the easiest of access while retaining that wilderness feeling.

*Age restriction. Participants must be at least 12 years of age. Participants of under 16 years of age are required to be accompanied by a full paying adult who will also need to book onto the course.
** – Under the Food Identification Regulations 2014 we have to advise you of the allergens contained in the food-stuffs that we provide. Click here to view this information in a new window.

We look forward to seeing you on this course.

The Forest Skills Ltd Team.

Let the adventure begin


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