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Big Hat Bushcamp Reopening

Following the recent government announcments we are delighted to announce that all of our courses will resume from 29th March.
There are still a few vacancies for PARTIES over the weekends of April, and we are now taking names for the EASTER KIDS' CLUB.
Large school groups can resume from 29th March, and large family groups from 21st June (don't worry - our Family Bushcraft Weekends for small family groups resume on 24th April).

Bushcraft - the original social distancing activity.

Now taking bookings for 2021 Family Bushcraft Weekends

2021 Dates

24-25 April
22-23 May
26-27 June
31 July - 1 August
28-29 August
25-26 September
30-31 October

See our Family Weekends page for more information.


Live like a bush-person, eat like a King

Check out our latest campfire cooking videos on YouTube, or click on the Videos tab above.

Wild Child Outdoor

Check out this great new website for outdoor-families and kids: We're metioned, so they clearly know their stuff.

Check out our new series of campfire cooking videos

Great ideas for the next camping trip, most of which can be practised in the kitchen.

Check out the cheese and bacon bread.


#‎mumworkawards‬ ‪#‎Winner‬ of the Most Inspiring Business Parent 2015 as sponsored by Amanda's Action Club is Ian Brember - Big Hat Bushcamp ‪#‎well done‬

mum and working

Bushcraft Book Release

And once you've done the bushcraft weekend, get the book. Written by Big Hat's chief instructor...  The real Ian's hat is bigger, but the quiff is bang on.