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Footsteps of Discovery

Address: YER-TIZ, Peters Hill, St Austell PL26 7SS, England
Phone Number: 07970 494 723
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Ranked #13 of 16 Attractions in St Austell
Type: Educational Sites, Other, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Educational Sites, Other, Sights & Landmarks

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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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6 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
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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