Where: Tipi Adventures Ireland Private Wilderness Site on the banks of the river Avonmore outside Rathdrum Village, Co. Wicklow.
Two days and two nights to savour the magical experience of wild camping under the stars. An opportunity to immerse yourself in the restorative power of nature through trees and running water at our private wilderness site along the banks of the river Avonmore, just outside Rathdrum village in Co. Wicklow. An idyllic and tranquil place to unwind allowing nature to recharge your batteries.
The weekend will all be about the outdoors, connecting, grounding, learning, sharing and creating wonderful memories. The choice of activities will certainly appeal to those looking for adventure, discovery and wellness in nature. These activities are split over two days, leaving plenty of time for sharing and enjoying stories around the campfire.
Food brings people together and this weekend includes catering with mouthwatering food cooked over charcoal and open fires.
Be part of a community with one thing in common – a love for nature and the great outdoors. Discover and practice new skills in firecraft, shelter building, essential knots, water craft and learning the leave no trace principles. Members of the Irish bushcraft community, local mountain guides, wild food foragers will be onsite over the weekend to share their knowledge and skills with you.
**A follow up family orientated event will be scheduled shortly after the schools breaks for the summer holidays!
FREE DEMOS, WORKSHOPS AND PROGRAMMES
Demonstrations on Bushcraft skills, Modern shelters, essential knots
“Low Impact Camping” & Leave No Trace Principles
Green for Care promoting the benefits of spending time in nature
Cooking bread over a fire
Fun and easy treats to cook on a campfire
FREE ONSITE ACTIVITIES
Tree tent tower Climbing
OFFSITE ACTIVITIES (1 included in ticket price)
Guided hikes in nearby Glendalough and surrounding trails
WELLNESS CORNER (1 included in ticket price)
Cold Water Immersion (Ice bath)
Sunrise Yoga/ Meditation
Forest Bathing/ Sound Bath
Sauna ½ hour session + Cold Shower
Informal “fire-side” panel with expert guest speakers discussing leave no trace, environmentalism, low impact camping using camping hammocks and tree tents, wellness in nature.
Petromax Dutch Oven Bread Cooking Competition
Separate list available on request compiled by Wicklow Tourism
Brunch, afternoon BBQ feasts and evening street food style menu
FIRST AID CENTRE
Operated by Saint John’s Ambulance
2 night’s accommodation, 1 offsite activity and 1 wellness activity, full weekend catering - price per ticket €350
10% discount for guests bringing their own camping equipment – (Hammocks and tree tents only).
Early Bird Ticket - Pay in full before end of March to receive 10% discount on ticket price
Pay in instalments. Deposit required to secure your preferred accommodation type and activities. Payment in full by 1st June 2024. Contact us to avail of pay in instalments
Only one promo code/ discount can be used per ticket
Check in from 11am Saturday and late checkout 12.30pm Monday.
Accommodation Options: All set up and ready for you, your family and friends.
Tentsile tree tent 2-person
Tentsile tree Tent 3-person
Haven hammock tent for 1 person
Dome tent 2-person
Dome tent 3-person
Forest Hut 4-5 person
All the above include sleeping mats and lighting. Does not include sleeping bags, blankets, pillows.
*Sleeping bags are available for hire onsite but must be pre-booked advance here
WEEKEND CATERING SCHEDULE
Saturday Check In
Complimentary tea, coffee, hot chocolate or turmeric & ginger tea and biscuits
Afternoon BBQ Meat Feast
Evening street food style menu
Afternoon BBQ Surf and Turf Feast
Evening street food style menu
Tuck Shop - Essentials
Protein/ Breakfast Bars