The Helford River provides the perfect environment for foraging and bush craft. The River can provide all the food, shelter and water needed to sustain yourself for days even weeks in the wilderness. Gylly Adventures River Bush Craft is a fun and interactive way to learn the practical skills you might need the next time your mobile phone runs out of power. There is no military style survival with us; our bush craft is a social and enjoyable activity, suitable for all.
Our full day (5hrs) River Bush Craft includes either kayaking or Standup paddle boarding. These craft are the perfect way to access areas of the river not easily reached by foot. You will forage mussels and oysters straight from the river fresher than any you can buy in the supermarket. As well as exploring the rivers secret inlets you will learn news skills including: Safe knife and saw technique, basic wood carving for feathersticks and pot hangers, fire lighting methods, camp fire cooking, cordage and knots, shelter building and insulation.
Full Days Bush Craft:
minimum booking of 4 people, £90 per person
£80 per person for a group booking of 4 to 8
Full Days Bush Craft and Wild Camp
minimum booking of 4 people, £105 per person
£95 per person for a group booking of 4 to 8
Session details: Our instructors will kick off your 2hr session with a safety briefing including throwing or archery techniques that you’ll need to get on target. Once you’ve have found your aim we will stage a number of fun tournaments to crown the weapons in the woods champion.
Parking: Archery and Axe throwing sessions meet in the Falmouth Pitch and Putt car park. Sat Nav Post code TR11 5FH.
You will need to bring: Any Medication, Sun cream, Water Bottle, wear shoes suitable for walking in a wood and clothes suitable for the weather.