Tortworth Forest Centre

(20 minute North of Bristol)

31st - 2nd June - Still Available

6th-8th July - NOW SOLD OUT

Have you always wanted to go wild camping with your family?

Would you like to learn skills that you can take away with you so you can continue to enjoy the great outdoors together?


  • Learn woodland skills

  • Share evening meals cooked on a campfire

  • Toast marhsmallows

  • Join in with campfire songs

  • Listen to stories

  • Feed the resident goats

  • Play woodland games

  • Soak in the sights and sounds of a beautiful woodland

This will be a weekend to remember, a chance for the whole family to relax and unwind in a beautiful woodland setting. You might see a shooting star, spot a deer or hear a badger snuffling at night..


Woodland skills are taught by a qualified Forest School (Level 3) instructor. They will include:

  • Fire Lighting

  • Cooking on the Fire

  • Wild Food Foraging

  • Den Building

  • Whittling

  • Woodland Arts & Crafts

  • Tool Use

  • Animal Tracking

  • And more (see programme opposite)

Evening meals will be provided (see menu further down this page) and the camp fire will be lit several times throughout the day so you can cook on the fire, have hot water for tea/coffee and washing dishes.

There is a compost toilet on site, a   covered area next to the camp fire and dish washing washing facilities provided.

Don't have a tent? Hire one of our bell tents or family tents and arrive to have it all set up for you. All tents are unfurnished so you will need to bring something to sleep on and bedding.

To find out more about the site, check out:

A key aim of Adventures in Nature is to make these experiences accessible for all. Our pricing structure attempts to reflect this. There isn't a means test - it's all based on honesty. Pay what you feel you can afford. Thanks.
  • Family Ticket (2 Adults and 2 Children)
    • Lower Wage: £160
    • Medium Wage: £175
    • Higher Wage: £190
    • Additional Children: £20
  • Adult ticket:
    • Lower Wage: £60
    • Medium Wage: £75
    • Higher Wage: £90
  • Child Ticket: £30 (up to 2 children, £20 for each additional child)
  • 2 and under Free
  • £75 to Hire a Bell Tent (sleeps 4/5)
  • £40 to Hire a Family Tent (sleeps 4/5)