“Fishing is much more than fish. It is the great occasion when we may return to the fine simplicity of our forefathers.” Herbert Hoover “There’s a fine line between fishing and just standing on the shore like an idiot.” Steven Wright Wilderness is all abo
“Nothing clears a troubled mind better than shooting a bow” they say. Master the ancient art of bow and arrow at Wilderness. Plant your feet firmly and allow our instructors to guide you through all you need to know to hit that bullseye; from safety to st
The Midnight Runners movement was born out of love for London, and a desire to escape the confines of the gym. They are an ever-growing crew of athletes of all ages and nationalities from different disciplines and backgrounds, united by a passion for meet
The Art Studio is back in town. That’s fine art, in a field, with a touch of the avant-garde. The space will cater for every creative and artistic whim. Workshops and art classes, you can pimp a pineapple, you can draw a live minotaur or angel while they
The Club House is the first festival venue dedicated to the ancient art of winning. We invite your competitive side to an afternoon of mad sports at the Playing Fields, and ultimately, some WINNING. Come and meet The Club House Games Hosts, a wild bunch
Try your hand? Tinker with copper-smithing at this traditional workshop. Learn to produce handcrafted copper-work and fabricate a range of beautiful and useful utensils using hand-tools.
For a sixth year running Victorinox, makers of the Original Swiss Army Knife, return to Wilderness. The Haus of Victorinox revisits this summer with an inspiring collective of workshops and artistic talent for the festival. Join us at the Haus with old fr
Greencrafts celebrates and teaches the ancient techniques and crafts of our wilder forefathers. Brought to you by master craftsmen and women, this is the place to come and learn a traditional skill, get hands-on with natural and sustainable materials and
Fancy casting your own silver pendant? Using the bone from the amazing cuttlefish, carve a mold. Then melt recycled silver until molten and pour into the cuttlefish bone mold. Quench and see what you have created! So exciting and fun. Come and visit us an
Wyldwood Willow will be running drop in basket-making classes in the green yurt with the huge white awning. Various baskets and sculpture on offer for sale or weave your own. Recline in our comfortable woven willow suspended chairs if you are passing by..
Spinney Hollow is a working woodland in Hampshire that specialises in rural craft, outdoor Theatre and Waggon Building. This summer we will be taking our Woodland Workshop on the road once again. Using traditional greenwood work methods like pole lathing
Were you at the 2015 Wilderness festival? Did you miss out on creating an amazing festival walking staff? Visit us in the Greencrafts Village at Wilderness 2016 to discover what you missed. The beautiful Oxfordshire countryside will be your back drop, too