Not something you do everyday!
We’ve had fun this afternoon filming our promo video with Andrew from F9 Films for our award shortlisting in the Bridgend Business Forum awards – tourism category 😊👍
It’s a serious business toasting marshmallows. I’ve got my concentration face on here, to get it just right!
It’s worth the effort
And it’s worth it to get that gooey marshmallow and super good s’more. We never tire of them, and we’ve made quite a few! 😉
Our tip is to toast them over the coals rather than the flames. What are your top tips for the perfectly toasted marshmallow?
Looking for summer holiday activities with the kids? If so, keep reading to find out more about our Adventures in Bridgend!
On Sunday over 20 people joined us for a Father’s Day to remember.
Sarra Elgan and Jonathan Davies recently took on our bushcraft challenges and we were featured on S4C’s Jonathan Show.
There’s not many shopping or postage days left until Christmas. Are you still looking for gift ideas for someone who loves the outdoors? Then check out some of our Christmas stocking filler ideas below.
Glow in the dark
playing cards An outdoorsy or nature-themed calendar. If you buy the
BBC Countryfile Calendar you’ll also be helping to raise money for Children In Need Extendable, reusable
marshmallow sticks – for when you’re in need of a toasted marshmallow. Or you can even personalise these marshmallow toasting sticks.
Merino wool socks to keep feet warm in winter and dry in the summer Books – on a recent shopping trip to Cardiff, we noticed that
Waterstones have a whole section dedicated to nature writing A
waterproof map case is a useful gift for serious hikers
Hand warmers make a handy gift for someone who spends a lot of time outdoors A
fire steel – you can’t go wrong with buying someone this handy piece of kit. Or for something a little different, check out this DIY kit to make an antler fire striker. A
Buff neck warmer / neck gaiter – perfect for walking, hiking or winter sports enthusiasts
Thermos flask – a must-have for your cuppa whilst out on a Winter walk
Number 11 – Gift Vouchers for an Adventure near Cardiff
And we couldn’t resist adding a
number 11 – gift vouchers for a Bushcraft Adventure near Cardiff (of course!)
We have an exciting programme of
bushcraft, archery and axe throwing events planned for 2019. And all are £15 per person.
Explore our events & buy tickets online on
Eventbrite. Or buy gift vouchers – but you’ll need to be quick, the last Christmas posting day is Thursday 20 December!
BUY GIFT VOUCHERS
We’re excited to launch our 2019 calendar of bushcraft, archery & axe throwing events, near Cardiff.
I’m not a natural runner and I certainly don’t enjoy running. But when I’m feeling stressed, I (reluctantly) grab my running shoes and head outdoors for a run. Because I may dislike running, but I do like that feeling I get afterwards.
School’s out for summer! In this blog we share our ideas of things to do with the kids this summer in South Wales. And we’ve focused on outdoor activities, naturally.
Margam Country Park near Port Talbot is a large, accessible and beautiful park that is well worth exploring.