‘My 6 and 7 year old boys just finished their first summer forest camp. I asked them to rate it out of ten and they said infinity. They loved every day and were buzzing about the activities. Highly recommended.’
—Claire Mc Donald
Our Forest Adventure camps are packed full of action and adventure and are run on school holidays throughout the year (with the exception of the Christmas break).
Camps have low child to adult ratios with a max of 8 children to one leader and there is always a minimum of at least two Forest Club leaders per group.
Our Forest Adventure camps allow children to connect with and learn about nature, learn new skills and are lots of fun!
Camps are for children in the 5-11 age group and are run from 10am-2pm.
28th October - 1st November. This camp is a 5 day camp from 10am-2pm each day except for Monday 28th which is from 11am - 3pm.
Belmont Demesne, lower Windgates Road - our private woodland is located 5/10 minutes from Bray, Greystones, Delgany and the N11. Directions and link on google maps provided at the time of booking.
Our base camp is equipped with swings, hammock, outdoor mud / play kitchen area, seating for lunch time, 1-3 tarpaulins for shade/shelter & hand wash facilities.
€135 for 5 day camp, €10 sibling discount. Cost Includes pumpkins for carving, all materials for activities, a hot drink each day and marshmallows for toasting!
Waterproof jacket, waterproof leggings, hat, scarf & gloves.
A backpack for them to carry their gear if not being used.
Packed lunch and drink.
Plenty of snacks (not too many sugary treats. Some sugar is helpful to keep us warm on a cold day by keeping our blood sugars up… think fruit, museli bars etc.)
Good outdoor footwear:- hiking boots, outdoor runners or wellies
NB! Please pack any medications needed, e.g. inhaler, epi-pens and let us know.
Please fill out the form below. Please note that full payment for the camp must be made in advance to secure your child/children’s place.
Below are just some of our great activities, activities may vary depending on weather conditions, age profile of the group and other factors.
Explore The Forest
Explore the forest on a new nature trail each day - the Buzzard trail, the Honeybee trail, the Canyon trail, the halloween themed - Silent bog wood trail and the squirrel trail. Learn about different natural habitats and the creatures that inhabitant them along the way.
Learn About Forest Foods
Learn about wild foods and how to cook your own meal over the campfire.
Carve your own Halloween pumpkin to take home!
Design and carve your own Halloween pumpkin to take home!
Chill out on the swings and hammocks at or make your own mud pie or pine needle soup at base camp.
Learn how to light your own camp fire from scratch using flint.
Charcoal making and rock art
Make your own charcoal , use it to make some cool rock art and take some home to practice your drawing!
Build a Den
Get into teams - learn how to build a den using all natural materials, there is time each day so you can add to your den, water test challenge at the end of the week !
Halloween themed games. We have designed a range of fun and exciting games using all that the forest has to offer.