Please don't go out and spend loads of money
on shiny new kit. Part of the philosophy of bushcraft is to carry less by
learning more. Come along to one of our courses, spend some time figuring
out what the essentials are, before spending money on kit that you may
find you don't really need.
To book, call Bushcraft
Ireland on 087 2266922, or email firstname.lastname@example.org for
a booking form.
of an expedition type camp. The first meal on Friday night is
supplied. A basic breakfast is also supplied. Please bring along
your own food for all other meals, call me or email for more
Walking boots, (
or working boots).
clothing, (see note below).
pencil, (for those memories).
Personal first aid
kit, (include plasters, antiseptic wipes, personal
Torch (plus spare
Please do NOT
bring your own knives or other cutting tools. We will supply you
with a bushcraft knife. If you are doing the Basic Bushcraft
course it is yours to keep.
You will be loaned
other appropriate equipment when needed.
Alcohol is NOT
allowed on any of our courses.
(preferably 3 season).
At least 2 changes
of clothing, see note below.
mug, drying up cloth.
Towel and wash
kit. ( please use Bio-degradable products were
- 10 M of para.
cord or similar.
For all our
courses we recommend that you bring practical outdoor clothing
that will dry quickly.
In cold weather
its better to have several layers of clothing rather than one or
two heavy layers. You should bring a warm hat, waterproof /
Try to avoid
cotton T-shirts, these will stay wet and will conduct heat away
from the body. Bring a couple of woolly jumpers or fleeces, (wool
jeans, they take a long time to dry, a pair of old combats or work
trousers are ideal. A pair of strong walking boots are essential,
also as many changes of socks as you can fit into your
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