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Really interesting and fun day in the woods.

David runs a really great session. We attended a general bushcraft one where we learnt how to... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2018
Paul N
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Buckingham, United Kingdom
Bushcraft,fire & feast.

This was an amazing weekend in The Chilterns in Old Hanging Wood.David was a... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2018
Craignethercott
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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14 Sep 2018
“Really interesting and fun day in the woods.”
30 Apr 2018
“Bushcraft,fire & feast.”
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Bushcraft with David Willis provides exciting, informative and educational courses that teach outdoor living skills (fire, shelter and water provision along with tool use such as knives, saws and axes), natural history (guided woodland walks, tree...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Chalfont St. Giles HP8 4DS, England
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Reviewed 14 September 2018

David runs a really great session. We attended a general bushcraft one where we learnt how to whittle wood, make nettle tea, build a fire and make shelter. He is so knowledgable and you leave his session wanting to go back for more.

Date of experience: July 2018
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willisbushcraft, Owner at Bushcraft with David Willis, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

Thank you for your review Paul, I look forward to seeing you again (smile). And if you have any questions in the meantime, do just ask!

Reviewed 1 May 2018

This was an amazing weekend in The Chilterns in Old Hanging Wood.David was a thoughtful,entertaining and knowledgeable host.We tried our hand at different methods of fire lighting,water purification and wood whittling.We identified trees and plants that are edible,but best of all was the food!We baked...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 20 November 2016

Last Christmas I received a Bushcraft weekend with David Willis. The weekend was two weeks ago. Saturday I made a kebab stick, fire lighters, a tent peg, learnt how to work with a knife. Met really nice people there were 9 in total. We all...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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willisbushcraft, Owner at Bushcraft with David Willis, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2016

Thank you for your review - I'm so pleased you enjoyed your Bushcraft weekend. I hope you have lots of fun putting all those skills to great use, personally and with the cadets!

Reviewed 16 August 2016

I booked the bushcraft day for my husband as a surprise Christmas present. Being vegetarian, I checked in advance to make sure that there would be no 'animal related' activities and David assured me that there wouldn't be. He also asked about dietry requirements and...More

Date of experience: February 2016
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willisbushcraft, Owner at Bushcraft with David Willis, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2016

Thank you Emma, I'm so pleased you and your husband enjoyed your day with me in the woods, and that the veggie / vegan requirements went down well. Perhaps next time you might like to stay out in the woods, with an evening meal by...More

Reviewed 15 June 2016

I came along on this as an event booked through our company sports and social club. David was really friendly and welcoming and introduced us to the camp facilities before starting on the course for the day. I have done bushcraft courses elsewhere and this...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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willisbushcraft, Owner at Bushcraft with David Willis, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2016

Thank you for your kind review Alan, I'm pleased you enjoyed the introductory course, it's always great to receive feedback about what people like, so very useful too. Many thanks.

Reviewed 31 May 2016

David was easy to contact and talk to and helped me put together a bespoke hen do day for my best friend. He was really helpful and organised beforehand and on the day arrived with a good sense of humour and pitched the tone of...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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willisbushcraft, Owner at Bushcraft with David Willis, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2016

Thank you for your kind review - it was a pleasure to meet you and your friends and I'm so pleased you all enjoyed the day of bushcraft, campfire cooking and spoon whittling!

Reviewed 30 May 2016

I spent a day with David, who demonstrated not just a passion for all things woody and countryside, but a very high level of knowledge about the environment we were in. David was easy to get on with, was willing to share his knowledge and...More

Date of experience: January 2016
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willisbushcraft, Owner at Bushcraft with David Willis, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2016

Thank you for your kind review, it's great to hear how much you enjoyed your day in the woods and the woodcraft skills you learnt and put into practice!

Reviewed 22 May 2016

I have attended several of the guided woodland walks led by David with my husband and two young children (aged 5 and 2). The site where the walks take place is beautiful but it was really made special by David who is friendly, approachable, knowledgeable...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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willisbushcraft, Owner at Bushcraft with David Willis, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2016

Thank you for your kind review, I do so enjoy providing these family friendly walks and it's lovely to know how much they are appreciated.

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