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Bushcraft at Castle Ward

Learn essential survival skills at Castle Ward!

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Guided by seasoned bushcraft instructors, this immersive experience will empower you with essential survival skills while fostering a deeper connection with the natural world. Learn how to construct a shelter from natural materials, prepare delicious meals over an open flame and acquire practical skills that transcend the wilderness.

Times

Prices

Event ticket prices

Ticket typeTicket category
Adult £20.00
Child £10.00

The basics

Booking details

Call 03442491895 Event fee covers entry. National Trust membership does not affect the price of the event.

Suitability

Children 5-17 must be accompanied by an adult

Meeting point

Castle Ward Stableyard

What to bring and wear

Dress for the outdoors, appropriate for the weather. Strong footwear recommended.

Accessibility

Outdoors along trails and rugged terrain, not accessible for all.

Upcoming events

Event

Jazz Sundays at Castle Ward 

Join us for an amazing Sunday afternoon of live jazz in the beautiful and historic surroundings of the Castle Ward.

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on
23 Jun to 1 Sep 2024
at
13:00 to 15:30
+ 4 other dates or times
Event

Beyond the Wall Triathlon 2024 

Castle Ward are delighted to be the venue for the Beyond the Wall Triathlon Ireland National Series event ran by the Down Triathlon Club. Please see further information on access to the estate.

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on
30 Jun 2024
at
07:00 to 11:00
Event

Summer of Play at Castle Ward 

Get ready for Summer of Play at Castle Ward!

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on
6 Jul to 26 Aug 2024
at
10:00 to 17:00
+ 51 other dates or times
Event

Paws for Nature at Castle Ward 

A paw-some doggy day out for all the family!

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on
20 Jul to 21 Jul 2024
at
10:00 to 17:00
+ 1 other date or time