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WED 6 AUG

Bushcraft for Families

Sherwood Pines Forest Park, Mansfield

Run by: Forestry Commission - Sherwood Forest

Join the rangers for a day of bushcraft activities. Learn shelter building and fire lighting techniques and have a go at a forest craft.

clock10:00–15:00

Suitable for 7+

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Cost

£12.50 per person.

Venue

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Sherwood Pines Forest Park

Forestry Commission, Edwinstowe, Mansfield, NG21 9JL

www.forestry.gov.uk/sherwoodpines

Meeting point: Meet in the large classroom.

About this location

Sherwood Pines Forest Park is the largest woodland open to the public in the East Midlands.

The forest is a Show more… fantastic and inspiring place to experience the outdoors.

With everything from watching wildlife to cycling, there is something for everyone all year round.

Sherwood Pines Forest Park is located in the Heart of Sherwood Forest on the B6030 east of Kings Clipstone.

If coming via the bus take the number 14 or 15 to Kirton or Walesby from Mansfield bus station. They run every 1/2 hour Monday - Saturday and every hour on Sundays.
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Sherwood Pines Forest Park is the largest woodland open to the public in the East Midlands.

The forest is a fantastic and inspiring place to experience the outdoors.

With everything from watching wildlife to cycling, there is something for everyone all year round.

Sherwood Pines Forest Park is located in the Heart of Sherwood Forest on the B6030 east of Kings Clipstone.

If coming via the bus take the number 14 or 15 to Kirton or Walesby from Mansfield bus station. They run every 1/2 hour Monday - Saturday and every hour on Sundays.

Contact

This activity is organised and run by Forestry Commission - Sherwood Forest.

Please register in advance.

To book a place or to find out more please contact Karina on 01623 821459 or email karina.thornton@forestry.gov.uk.

Activities near here

  • TUE 5 AUG

    Summer Holiday Fun: Shelter Building

    Sherwood Pines Forest Park, Mansfield

    Run by: Forestry Commission - Sherwood Forest

    Can you build a shelter out of just forest materials? Join the rangers to have a go.

  • TUE 5 AUG

    Summer Holiday Fun: Pond Dipping

    Sherwood Pines Forest Park, Mansfield

    Run by: Forestry Commission - Sherwood Forest

    Ever wondered what lives in the forest ponds? Join the rangers to find out more about the bugs and beasties of the not so deep.

  • FRI 15 AUG

    Overnight Bushcraft For Families

    Sherwood Pines Forest Park, Mansfield

    Run by: Forestry Commission - Sherwood Forest

    Could you survive a night in the woods? Join the rangers at Sherwood Pines to find out.

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