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Address: YER-TIZ, Peters Hill, St Austell PL26 7SS, England
Phone Number: 07970 494 723
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Army cadets survival training

Took a group of 20 cadets and adults on a weekend survival and bush craft training exercise. All had a fantastic time enjoying all activities including the preparation of game... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 2, 2015
John P
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Bodmin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015 via mobile

Took a group of 20 cadets and adults on a weekend survival and bush craft training exercise. All had a fantastic time enjoying all activities including the preparation of game and shelter building.

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Delabole, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

A great place to go and learn about the outdoors and bushcraft. Have been several times, once for a charity survival weekend and a few occasions for the Cornwall RV. The staff are friendly and extremely knowledgeable and I challenge anyone to go there and not become more informed about the outdoors and bushcraft.

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Tregony
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

My son went here for a survival day with a group of siblings from Little Harbour. The three men running it knew their stuff and the health and safety on site is great. He particularly enjoyed the axe throwing !!!

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Blandford Forum, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

We have spent three years going down to see the lads at Footsteps, every professional, friendly and with high expectations of the students. They are a pleasure to be with and they take care of all catering!! We will be long standing visitors to Trenoweth Woods. If you want a reasonably priced, exciting, fulfilling survival experience for any age, give... More 

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Ten pupils and eight staff spent three days with Mark, Spanner and Ross in the woods. We learnt a wide range of practical skills which were imparted with patience, enthusiasm and expertise! After lots of effort making shelters from natural materials, we camped out overnight and had an amazing time! I'm sure this is the first of many trips to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

I went with a mixed group of adults and children from a College in Cheltenham. The team at Footsteps of Discovery could not have done more to create a wonderful learning experience for all and the hours just slipped by. From axe throwing to skinning a rabbit we all learned a little about nature and a lot more about ourselves.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

I have proviously visited Footsteps of Discovery but was completely blown away by the transformation at their site. Spanner and Mark with the assistance of KP put on a weekend for 30 Army Reservists, using their skill and knowledge to hit the right pitch for all levels of abilility and always with genuine passion and a little humour. I and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2011

We had 2 hours with these guys whilst staying at the Sands Resort in Newquay and my 8 and 9 year old loved it but I think my husband enjoyed it just as much if not more !! ;-) They are interesting and informative as well as fun and entertaining and if I hadn't had a massage booked at the... More 

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2011

Footsteps of Discovery run survival training courses, and although a lot of their work is for youth groups the family "taster" day is fantastic. With two boys - aged 8 and 11 - you can't go wrong with a day like this. They loved the amazing camp and learnt a lot of new skills, including actually starting a fire by... More 

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Address: YER-TIZ, Peters Hill, St Austell PL26 7SS, England
Phone Number: 07970 494 723
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Austell

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