Woodland Management and Woodland Spa Days 

Ashgill Woodlands Adventures is offering small groups and families the opportunity to have a go at various woodland and basic camping skills or simply relax and enjoy our woodland spa. 

We offer activity sessions for families and small groups upto a maximum of 10 people.

Customise each person’s booking by choosing which activities you wish to do from the following menu:

LOG CABIN BUILDING

– (4h) prepare logs from felled trees by brashing, stripping bark and shaping logs, build your log cabin, roofing, add windows and doors and insulate it.

WOODLAND MANAGEMENT

– (2h) brashing out to improve health of trees, building brash wildlife corridors, planting saplings (seasonal) and sapling care

FORGING

– make a simple knife and fork (2h) or roasting spit (2h)

CAMPFIRE COOKING

– (2h) learn how to build a fire, make bread, pizza or a meal (food provided at an additional cost of £5 per person)

WOODLAND SPA

– (2h) relax in our rustic, wood-fired sweat lodge, then cool off in our outdoor rainforest shower! Follow a trail around the woodland, look out for wildlife in our octagonal wildlife hide, find natural clay and be creative with your hands, or have a go on our potter’s wheel! 

CHILDREN’S ACTIVITIES

– (run throughout the day) scavenger hunt, den building, wood carving, making woodland animals.

The cost of the activities is £50 per person per 4 hour session (minimum charge of £150). Maximum 10 people per booking.

Corporate Days

We also offer Corporate Packages tailored to suit individual teams. These include a combination of campfire cooking, woodland management and log cabin building (see above section for more details). The cost is £60 per person (minimum charge £180) and includes food, refreshments and instruction. Maximum 10 people per booking.

The site is set in a steep sided valley and therefore a reasonable level of fitness is required. Unfortunately the terrain is not suitable for wheelchairs. If in doubt please contact us to discuss.