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Harehope Quarry Project

Sustainable living in a natural environment

‘The Most Boat’ parent and child weekend

Make the ‘most boat’ you can from a single sheet of plywood using basic d.i.y. skills. The one-sheet skiff can carry a small adult or young person and can be paddled, rowed, even sailed or driven by a small electric…
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Self build course

This is a hands-on practical building course introducing the principles of Walter Segal method Timber Framing through the construction of a small structure on-site at Harehope Quarry. Practical instruction will be supplemented by evening talks. The course includes a light…
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Survive the Hunger Games

Be ready when the reaping sends you to the Capitol as your District’s Tribute Make a bow and learn to use it, develop your hunting and tracking skills, master fire and shelter, learn ancient healing skills, find out which wild…
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Survive the Hunger Games

Be ready when the reaping sends you to the Capitol as your District’s Tribute Make a bow and learn to use it, develop your hunting and tracking skills, master fire and shelter, learn ancient healing skills, find out which wild…
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Foraging for wild food in autumn

An introduction to the wild food available in the autumn: find out what’s edible and what’s not! There’s a whole load of wild food all around us; it’s just a matter of knowing what is edible, what is poisonous and…
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Foraging for wild food in summer

An introduction to the wild food available in the summer: find out what’s edible and what’s not! There’s a whole load of wild food all around us; it’s just a matter of knowing what is edible, what is poisonous and…
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Foraging for wild food in spring

An introduction to the wild food available in the spring: find out what’s edible and what’s not! There’s a whole load of wild food all around us; it’s just a matter of knowing what is edible, what is poisonous and…
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Hunger Games for adults – A two-day survival challenge

Two days of testing your ability to make it through the games – there will be only one survivor!! Your trainer will help you learn the skills and then it’s all down to you. Make a bow and learn to…
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Dark Skies Star Gazing

Discover the beauty of the Dark Skies of the North Pennines. We’ll start with an introductory indoor session using an amazing software programme that allows you to view all the wonders of the night sky in real time. Afterwards, weather…
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Dark Skies Star Gazing

Discover the beauty of the Dark Skies of the North Pennines. We’ll start with an introductory indoor session using an amazing software programme that allows you to view all the wonders of the night sky in real time. Afterwards, weather…
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