Category Archives: Bush Craft

NCS Course Leading

It was good to be back at Condover Hall, leading an activity residential for a NCS programme. Despite the cold weather everyone had a lovely time and the talent show on the last evening was epic!

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Adventure With Arthog Outreach

The last couple of weeks at Arthog Outreach has been very enjoyable where I have been leading hill walking, caving, canoeing and bushcraft sessions with a mix of year groups. Each group has its own challenges, special moments and it … Continue reading

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Another Week At Arthog Outreach

Last week my sessions for Arthog Outreach were bushcraft, caving and canoeing and all three sessions were very enjoyable indeed Bushcraft This is the forth and  day of a multi day programme for this group of Year 5’s and they chose bushcraft for … Continue reading

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Final Week of the Summer Term For Arthog Outreach

A nice end of term week for me at Arthog Outreach and in my opinion just as it should be! My week consisted of my regular environmental learning session, a spot of caving and then for the finale a climbing … Continue reading

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Instructing for Arthog Outreach

What a week at Arthog Outreach! This week, I was running my usual environmental sessions, climbing at Grinshill and canoeing on the River Severn. Environmental Sessions This would be the final week for Class 10 and what a cracker to finish … Continue reading

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CHMAS – Bushcraft Weekend

Last weekend, CHMAS was running a bushcraft weekend for the Shropshire Wildlife Trust and a mighty fine weekend it was too! Over the two days the young people got stuck into the following activities: Shelter making (tarps & natural shelters); … Continue reading

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Working For Arthog Outreach

This week at Arthog Outreach was simply a cracker!  I was leading my usual Environmental Session, climbing at Grinshill and a Canoe Trip on the River Severn. Environmental Session This was the third week of a four week block for … Continue reading

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Instructing For Arthog Outreach

AIt’s been a cracking week at Arthog Outreach where I was involved in running bushcraft and canoe sessions. Environmental Sessions The topic for this term is the Anglo Saxons and for the final session for this group of Year 4 students … Continue reading

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Instructing at Arthog Outreach

It was a quiet week for me at Arthog Outreach which saw me providing environmental education  sessions with an Anglo Saxon theme. We foraged for resources to make a fire, lit and then made popcorn on the open fire. One … Continue reading

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Another Week At Arthog Outreach

It’s always fun working at Arthog Outreach and this week was no exception! Environmental Sessions This week, I was back with Class 10 on a new four week block looking at the Anglo Saxons and after a little thought, I came … Continue reading

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