Waterside Activity Centre, Shop, Restaurant & Bar
Half Day Intro to Fire Lighting
Hourly or half day sessions available
Half Day session - 9am till 12noon or 1.30pm till 4.30pm
Lighting fires is one of the basic essential skills that we all want to know and be good at. This Fire lighting session is about teaching you how to prep, light and maintain a self supporting fire out in the wilds.
We will look at spark, electricity and friction firelighting, as well as tinder and accelerants
£10 per hour per person
£39 per person
including all specialist kit and Instruction
Firelighting is one of the basic essential skills of the bushcrafter. To be able to set a fire, identify natural tinders and kindling. Understand the fire triangle and be able to get the fire going is of uber importance.
This fire lighting course is all about you understanding what prep is required to successfully light a fire. We will start you of using some pre supplied tinder, adding some simple accellerant to make it more efficent, move you onto identifying and using natural tinders nd kindling.
Then we will look at feather sticks, Fire by electricity, and friction fires.
Our instructors have taught and lit fires all over the world in all types of weather conditions even for film cameras!! let them teach you and you will be succesful all the time
Available Any day of the year.
So Why us?
Our instructors teach bushcraft through all seasons of the year, in a variety of locations over the world, including Sweden, Kenya, New Zealand, France, Scotland etc. We know what makes it easy, fun, and can teach you the tricks that we haev learnt. Our staff have worked for lots of bushcraft companies including Ray Mears's woodlore.
Why Chirk and North Wales?
Chirk and the surround north Wales countryside is the perfect venue. Stunning picturesque venues. Lovely woodlands and within easy travelling distance from many parts of the UK. On top of that we have awesome food and accomodation options all on our doorstep.