Bushcraft Kitchen

05.08.19 - 09.08.19

CALLING ALL ASPIRING CHEFS AND FOOD LOVERS LOOKING FOR A CHALLENGE! 

Have you ever tasted lavender biscuits? What about fried insects in chocolate sauce?? Delicious!!

Bushcraft Kitchen: 05.08.19 - 09.08.19

£125.00
Bushcraft Kitchen: 05.08.19 - 09.08.19

Bushcraft Kitchen: 05.08.19 - 09.08.19

£125.00
Mission Type
Location
Days
£125.00

05.08.19 - 09.08.19

CALLING ALL ASPIRING CHEFS AND FOOD LOVERS LOOKING FOR A CHALLENGE! 

Have you ever tasted lavender biscuits? What about fried insects in chocolate sauce?? Delicious!!

Mission Synopsis

Do you know that you can bake awesome bread and muffins in an earth oven? Have you ever been foraging for brambles? And have you tried fried insects dipped in chocolate sauce?? Delicious!!

Over the course of one week, you’ll learn all about foraging and wild cooking. You’ll get to build and use your own outdoor oven, bake breads and puddings, make biscuits, jams and juices. You’ll also learn about cooking over an open fire and using Kelly kettles.

You’ll complete the mission by writing and publishing your very own wild recipe book using Story Creator and opening an exciting pop-up restaurant to welcome your families!

AN EXCITING OPPORTUNITY TO FORAGE FOR YOUR FOOD AND COOK IN NATURE. DEVELOPING COOKING, FIRE MAKING AND PLANT IDENTIFICATION SKILLS, THIS IS PERFECT FOR ASPIRING CHEFS LOOKING FOR A NEW CHALLENGE!

Daily Itinerary

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Mission Fact File

TYPE OF MISSION
Bushcraft

RECOMMENDED AGE RANGE
8 - 11 (Years 4 - 6). Because of the nature of this mission and the specific skills and activities involved, it is only suitable for children 8 or older. If you have any question about this or if you are unsure and would like to talk through with us, please free to call or email the team. We'll be very happy to advise.

FACILITATION
Both Lead and Support Facilitators on this type of mission are Bushcraft Professionals with Forest School experience. Parents always receive a full list of facilitators a week of so before the start of camp. We operate an overall ratio of 1:8 in our camps. All facilitators are DBS and reference checked; all undergo The Hive in-house safeguarding training. Sites include several fully qualified First Aiders.

MISSION DURATION
Five day mission, with a minimum booking of 2 days. Unfortunately because of the skill development involved, we are unable to accept children for just one or two days on this mission.  

DAILY TIMES
9.30am - 4.30pm (extended care is also available from 8.30am to 6pm - an additional charge applies).

END OF MISSION SHOWCASE
All Hive missions finish with an exhibition, showcase or performance for parents.The format depends on each particular mission. We usually ask parents to arrive between 15 and 30 minutes early to get the most out of the showcases.

PRICES
The price for this five-day mission starts at £125 per child for 2 days. The mission can booked for 3 days or more. The daily price decreases as more days are booked. We also offer sibling, multi-week and group discounts. Please click here to see our price list.


HIVE T-SHIRT
One free Hive T-Shirt is given to each child on this mission. Replacements will be charged for at a rate of £8 per T-shirt.