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October Half Term at Dale Fort Field

October Half Term at Dale Fort Field

Start Date: 28-10-2019
End Date: 31-10-2019

Join us at Dale Fort Field Centre for a program of activities this October half term and if your child attends for the full 4 days they will achieve the John Muir Discovery Award.

Timetable for the Week

Monday 28th October

10am until 1pm – Fort Orienteering and Team Games

Explore Dale Fort with our Orienteering challenge and test out your communications skills and as you complete a variety of team games


1pm until 4pm – Rocky Shore Safari

Explore the inhabitants of our local rocky shore, see what we can find under seaweed and in a rockpool. Learn about this amazing environment and how the creatures are adapted to live there


Tuesday 29th October

10am until 1pm – Minibeast Safari and Bug Hotel Making

Explore the woods and grasslands of the Dale Fort Peninsula while on your search for minibeasts. Leave no log or stone unturned in your quest to find as many different species as possible! Make your own bug hotel to take home.


1pm until 4pm – Wild Art

Explore our ground / local beach for washed up treasures, be inspired by the local surroundings and use natural resources to create your own holiday inspired masterpiece


Wednesday 30th October

10am until 4pm – Mammal and moth trapping

Discover what has been out at night in our centre grounds by opening up our moth trap and small mammal traps. Make your own butterfly feeder to encourage them into your garden!


1pm until 4pm – Map Skills

Develop your map skills and then try to navigate your way around the village, to uncover the secret code word and hopefully find the buried treasure


Thursday 31st October

10am until 1pm – Bushcraft

Try your hand at shelter building and fire lighting, as we practice our survival skills in the woods.


1pm until 4pm – Halloween Spooktacular

Join us for a bat talk, a walk through our spooky woods and a Halloween themed craft session. We’ll finish up with a group apple bobbing session


Activities are open to children aged 7 and upwards.

Parent supervision is not required.

Please bring appropriate clothes for outdoor play. If staying for the full day, please bring a packed lunch.

All sessions will be run by staff from the education team at FSC Dale Fort.



Dale Fort Field Studies Centre
Dale Fort Field Centre
SA62 3RD

T: Fiona - 01646 636205
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10am until 4pm



£6 per person per half day session.

Or attend the full 4 days for £45 and achieve the John Muir Discovery Award.



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