Badger Forest School

Badger Forest School & Outdoor Learning are hosting fun family adventures in the beautiful woodland at Wheal Martyn throughout the year. Children and families can take part in a range of exciting outdoor activities including:

• Campfire cooking
• Making masks
• Building dens for the animals who live in the woods
• Going on a mini beast hunt
• Shelter building
• Nature crafts
• Face painting

Badger Cubs – a NEW term starts on Friday 24th February
Every Friday  10:00 – 11:30pm


Badger Forest School Family Days
The afternoons will run from 1.00pm – 3.00pm and tickets cost £6 per child and £2 per adult.
To book please go to

Friday 7th April – Easter Special
Friday 2nd June – Spring Holiday Special
Friday 4th August
Friday 18th August
Friday 1st September
Friday 27th October – Autumn Holiday Special

Badger Forest Schools – Educational Programme at Wheal Martyn

We are now able to offer Schools the chance to take part in outdoor learning through Badger Forest School activities at Wheal Martyn. The programme of enrichment days is delivered by Claire Whalley and her team of Level 3 trained Forest School Practitioners. The enrichment days get children and their teachers out in the fresh air, sharing and learning together in the woods, whilst supporting and extending their classroom learning.

Days in the wood generally integrate the following:
• Lighting fires
• Den building
• Campfire Safety
• Food prep and campfire cooking
• Outdoor science
• Nature games
• Treasure hunts
• Crafting