Bushcraft Sweden? Why Take A Course Here?

Wild Spirit Bushcraft Introduction Course

Into Arctic Survival Skills.

Sweden’s northern regions are on the same latitudes as Alaska. With a similar climate, animals. Its vast wildernesses cover 78% the country. And with the country’s right to rome policy, it truly is a magical place to immerse yourself into the world of bushcraft.

Today people here still use bushcraft skills in every day life, which have been perfected over years of use. Furthermore extending their knowledge into Log Cabin Construction to making Reindeer Fur Clothing etc. Valuable Skills which are still used in northern rural communities, where winters can temperatures can drop as low as -50

Additionally Wild Spirit Bushcraft have 20 years experience into British and Swedish nature. Wild Spirit Bushcraft are based in the UK and here in the north of Sweden. Our Instructors have extensive Bushcraft knowledge. For example we are one of the only bushcraft schools in the Europe, that teach how to make reindeer fur Clothing. Wild Spirit Bushcraft offer the the best Bushcraft courses in Sweden.

Wild Spirit offer a wide range of skills with knowledgeable bushcraft instructors, educated in their field.  From Wild Food Foragers, Basket Makers, Primitive Fire Lighting demonstrations, Hunting & Trapping techniques. Also Wild Medicines, Clothing From Reindeer & Knife makers. Our Instructors have even collected wild food for one of Sweden’s top restaurants Fäviken run by Magnus Nilsson seen on netflix (chiefs Table)

We run a wide range of courses from beginner to the more extreme side of survival. Feel free to look at the other courses we offer, to give you more of a idea, of the levels of Bushcraft available .

So this is why it’s a unique opportunity for you to further your knowledge with us, into Swedish Bushcraft.

Wild Spirit Bushcraft operates in the UK as well as Sweden Please Click Here for more information on UK courses.

This beginners course is suitable for people with little or no experience. It covers basic and essential skills for survival in the forest. We will teach you how to make a fire, protection, and to find water and food. The Course will be conducted in a remote village of Ottsjö, in the north of Jämtland Sweden.

Clothing guide

Choosing a winter course then wearing suitable clothing is very important.  If we deemed your clothing to be unsuitable you will be recommended that you hire clothing from us. 

Minimum age: 7 years

If you are unable to bring any Clothing or Bushcraft tools or Kit please speak to us, as some kit we can hire from us. Click here for more information 

  • Basic Fire preparation & Friction Fire lighting (Bow drill)
  • Safety In The Forest
  • Bushcraft Tools /  How to maintain them
  • Basic Rope Making
  • Finding Basic food In The wilderness
  • Seasonal Shelter Building
  • Basic animal traps

Price: 1500 Sek per day per person.