Dan Dooney has joined the SOS team

Dan Dooney Dan has an impressive history in the outdoors which started at an early age. Dan became a member of the Scouts at 11 years old, he took a keen interest in Dartmoor and the surrounding area where he completed the 10 Tors an…

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1 Month of Wild Food only

On Monday 8th of Sep 2014 I will be intending to eat purely what I can Forage, Catch, Trap, or hunt myself for 1 month. This is a personal Challenge I have set myself and its going to be a difficult one as I intend…

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Dartmoor Adventure with Dartmoor pony and pack hire

We have recently met up with Sam from Dartmoor Pony and Pack Hire and are delighted to be running a few events together next year. I had always loved the idea of roaming the moors with pack ponies exploring the landscape and really feeling that…

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Coastal survival weekend course

We recently ran a coastal survival and wilderness skills weekend in southeast Cornwall and what great fun it was. We foraged the coastline at low tide, set nets and traps, practiced fire lighting skills, navigated, made spears and much more. We hope to have this…

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NEW COURSE ,Level 1 in Survival Bushcraft and Wilderness Skills Accredited by the NCFE

We are delighted to announce we can now offer a Level 1 in Survival Bushcraft and Wilderness Skills Accredited by the NCFE. This is Great news for us and anybody who wants an accredited certificate in Survival Bushcraft and Wilderness skills.

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The Elder Flowers are out!

The first Elder flowers of the year have just sprung into life and are smelling fantastic. Its time to make some Champagne!

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Canoeing the Tamar

Yesterday I returned from a two day expedition canoeing almost 30km on the beautiful river Tamar. We set off on Monday morning from Saltash and paddled up to Cotehele with the incoming time, When we arrived we hiked for 25mins into our woodland camp area…

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Spring Foraging

Spring foraging This time of year is fantastic for foraging, edible young plants are everywhere at the moment and you won’t have to look far to come across some of these. As with all foraging there are some rules to follow for your own safety….

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Wilderness Canoeing & Bushcraft Adventure

Brand New for Summer 2014! We are proud and excited to announce two brand new course dates for this summer. We will be running two canoe and bushcraft adventures travelling up the Tamar River to Cotehele. When we Arrive we will be spending some quality…

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Bushcraft for kids

Yesterday we ran a bushcraft for kids event at Cotehele. We made shelter practised fire lighting techniques and made bows and arrows which worked great well done guys!

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