Camping, Camp Craft & Survival Skills
At Pat Falvey Irish & Worldwide Adventures we offer a choice of camping, camp craft and adventure survival experiences in the wilds of Co Kerry. All options are suitable for everyone from novice to experienced and last from one to four days. Expert guidance and tuition are provided as well as cooking and camping equipment. These trips are a fantastic way for individuals, groups, colleagues and families to get out and active in one of Ireland’s most stunning natural playgrounds.
Our camping option consists of lightweight camping and tuition in the Kerry uplands. This is a great experience to share with family, friends, workmates and all groups are catered for. Skills gained include introduction to the outdoors and backwoods cooking as well as an expert introduction to navigation skills.
Our camping and camp craft trips are suitable for all ages, from total outdoor novices to those who have more experience. During the course of the trip, you will learn about the equipment necessary for multi-day camping and how to use it, how to pitch a tent and secure shelter in the wilderness, how to cook outdoors and the rules that need to be adhered to when we spent time in nature. We supply tents, stoves, and all equipment required as well as food for breakfast, lunch and evening meals.
If you are looking for something different then our survival course may be just the thing for you. This course is ideal for anyone wishing to explore the outdoors, have an exciting time in the wilderness or learn skills for a major expedition. Our guides will be with you to assist when needed.
Over one to three days you will learn how to make your own shelter as well as source, prepare and cook your own food (meat/poultry supplied. Vegetarians, vegans and special dietary requirements can be catered for). We will discuss everything from the proper equipment needed to survive, how to pack, cooking with gas and MSR stoves, camp layout and tents.
You will learn how to deal with challenges as they arise in the wilderness, expanding your self-leading, self-sufficiency and survival skills. This is a perfect opportunity to put into real practice all the skills and training you have had and to test your knowledge and determination to survive.
Our survival courses are suitable for all, from novice to advanced, as training is provided as you go. A good level of fitness is desirable to allow you enjoy the course. The specifics of the course can be tailored to your individual, group or company needs and can include additional special activities. Accommodation can be arranged for pre and post-course. All participants receive a Completion Certificate at the end of the course.