The aim of Forest Bushcraft is to offer the highest quality of bushcraft experience and education by exploiting the vast wealth of natural resources, beautiful scenery and historic landscape of the Royal Forest of Dean. As a full time, all season company, we teach all aspects of bushcraft with a friendly and enthusiastic approach, and we feel we are in a position to offer some of the most comprehensive courses, teaching beginners and experienced outdoor enthusiasts alike, the skills used by our ancestors that enabled them to become one with the landscape in which they lived.
Forest Bushcraft Ltd was initially created from Forest Adventure Outdoor Activity Centre which has been teaching outdoor activity skills in the Forest of Dean for over 25 years, and with Mark Austin at the helm, the company continues to teach these skills, attracting enthusiasts to the Forest of Dean throughout the year.
Our instructors provide a wealth of knowledge stemming from many years of experience in teaching bushcraft skills, hunting, fishing, tracking, foraging, expeditions to various countries as well as leading outdoor pursuit’s instruction including canoeing, kayaking, climbing and cave exploration.
We firmly believe that we have the right combination of skills and resources to provide the ultimate bushcraft experience. We look forward to passing on our knowledge and meeting like-minded enthusiast of these fascinating skills which allow us all to broaden our horizons, and develop a greater appreciation of the ever changing natural world.