Junior Explorers 20th February 10am-3pm
February 20, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm| £18.20
Age: 6 - 12 years
Event Description: Does your child love the outdoors? If so, this day is perfect for them. We will provide the opportunity to play outdoors in the forest whilst learning new skills including fires, shelters, woodland crafts, cooking on the fire, swinging in the hammocks and the swing and much more.
The activities we can provide are endless and we go with the children's interests on the day.
Suitable for 6-12 year olds. Refreshments and snacks are provided and in the past have included popcorn, donuts, hot dogs, pizza wraps, marshmallows and s'mores.
Please bring a packed lunch.
Full waterproofs and suitable footwear are essential. We do have outdoor shelters and have an indoor classroom should the weather be extremely poor.
Event Info: All Forest Explorers staff have fully enhanced DBS checks, the leader is outdoor first aid trained with an emphasis on child first aid, all staff are experienced in teaching, the outdoors or survival and some staff are Forest School level 3 trained.
Our Junior Explorers mostly takes place outdoors so outdoor clothing is required whatever the weather. Waterproof jacket, boots or wellies, long sleeved trousers and tops are essential even in hot weather due to brambles, nettles and biting insects (waterproof trousers are also recommended). Insect repellent and sun cream may be necessary.
Children do not need to be accompanied at Junior Explorers.
We will ask you to complete a parental consent form on the day, please arrive 10 minutes early in order to complete this.
Please meet at the education classroom which is located behind TRACS cycle hire.
Junior Explorers will go ahead whatever the weather and all events are non-refundable. Sessions will only be cancelled in high winds when Forestry England deem the forest unsafe and close the forest to the public, a full refund will be given should this occur. We will contact you as soon as we know should this be the case.
Parking: Dropping off and picking your children off entitles you 15 minutes free parking in order to do this.
We are based behind TRACS cycle hire in the Forest Explorers education classroom.