I just came across this feedback from one of our Survival Challenge courses last year and wanted to post it up. Many thanks to all our fantastic customers who take the time to return feedback for Leon and the team!
"I had a fabulous time completing the Survival Challenge (four days) in Lindfield, West Sussex last week (August 2017), and exceeded all of my goals for this course : (a) to spend quality time with my son ; (b) to learn ways to light fire ; and (c) to have fun experiencing new bush-craft related things.
What I hadn’t expected to learn along the way was more about myself, how I feel in a survival situation: my mental fortitude and physical responses to living off the land, in the wild. It was a revelation.
Catching and foraging for our food was particularly interesting for me: learning about the amazing natural larder all around us. I can identify many plants but had never before understood which ones where good to eat – charred Burdock-root fries will forever be a favourite...