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Great day course

Originally booked for an overnight course but activities in Dalby forest meant it had to be... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
kathoa
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United Kingdom
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Absorbing content, very knowledgable and experienced guides.

My son and I were given a one day course as a Christmas gift from my mother-in-law. Best part was... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2018
bigd191
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2 weeks ago
“Great day course ”
29 Jun 2018
“Absorbing content, very knowledgable and experienced guides.”
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We teach bushcraft and survival skills in the North York Moors National Park. We are based in Dalby Forest, with access to its wide range of resources. We also teach from the Sutton Bank visitors centre. We teach day and overnight courses for...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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17 Market Place | Dalby Forest, Pickering YO18 7AE, England
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+44 7540 723075
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Originally booked for an overnight course but activities in Dalby forest meant it had to be cancelled and changed to a day course but what a day course. Myself and my 11 year old son learnt shelter making, fire building, navigation and foraging. I have...More

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Andy A, Manager at Trailblazer Wildcraft, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

You both proved excellent students, we both enjoyed the day. We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 30 June 2018

My son and I were given a one day course as a Christmas gift from my mother-in-law. Best part was having Andy as our sole guide! He was able not just to talk about but also demonstrate various methods of making fires and getting them...More

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Andy A, Owner at Trailblazer Wildcraft, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Thanks for your kind comments Denis. It was a great day and you both proved excellent students.

Reviewed 15 April 2018

If you go down to the woods today......... You're sure to have a great time with Simon and Andy, of Trailblazer Wildcraft. Two 10 year old boys and 2 big boys of indeterminate age, had a brilliant day learning all about fire starting with flint...More

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Reviewed 10 March 2018

I was given a one-day course as a gift from my girlfriend, and had the choice between three activities; general introduction to bushcrafting, firemaking and foraging. I choose the first one and it was fantastic! Since I didn't have a car, I needed the course...More

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Andy A, Manager at Trailblazer Wildcraft, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Hi Paul, thanks for your kind words. It was a great day and I really enjoyed teaching you both. Our mission is to get people back into contact with nature and find the confidence to explore and expand their knowledge. I’m real glad you found...More

Reviewed 2 March 2018

Really enjoyed learning how to make fire from just sticks found in the forest - very knowledgable and experienced instructors made what seemed a daunting task really fun - I had never made fire before! I learnt so much about all the wild plants all...More

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Reviewed 1 March 2018

I've done a couple of courses with these instructors. The fire craft one was the best. I even managed fire by friction on a cold and rainy day. Great skills, well taught. They obviously put in a lot of dirt-time to hone their skills. They...More

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Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

An amazing day, thoroughly enjoyable. The instructors are really knowledgeable and have considerable experience- kinda like having Ray Mears around! They made the introduction to bushcraft relevant, fascinating and compelling - it certainly leaves you wanting to do more. I would thoroughly recommend this course,...More

1  Thank bikingstig
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