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2017 Bear Grylls Survival Academy Course Dates Released!

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We’ve got some very exciting news! The dates for our 2017 Bear Grylls Survival Academy courses are now released. With these courses being such a popular choice within our activity park, it’s essential you book early for them by calling us on 01766 523119 to avoid any disappointment.

The Bear Grylls Survival Academy is unique and exclusive to Dragon Raiders, and is a fantastic opportunity to test your outdoor skills and knowledge, as well as giving you the opportunity to learn incredibly useful survival techniques.

Bear Grylls Survival Academy X2 Snowdon Challenge

This fantastic 2 day Snowdon Challenge course will have you transported via helicopter to a remote area within the Carneddau Ridge. From there, it’s up to you to survive by finding your food rations in the aircraft wreckage.

Seek shelter in a derelict quarry, and utilise your newly learned navigation and fire lighting techniques. You’ll be covering 18km over two days – so it’s essential that you’re in good fitness and health before taking part.

You’ll also be taught wilderness stalking and concealment techniques, as well as creating emergency survival shelter builds. The course is limited to over 18s only, due to the intensity of it.

This incredible course costs £595 per person, and allows you to learn transferable skills which will last your lifetime. You’ll never have to worry about being lost in the woods again!

The 2017 dates are as follows:

  • April 29th – 30th
  • May 20th – 21st
  • June 10th – 11th & June 24th – 25th
  • July 15th – 16th & July 29th – 30th
  • August 12th – 13th & August 26th – 27th
  • September 9th – 10th & September 23rd – 24th
  • October 7th – 8th

Bear Grylls Survival Academy Wild Camp ADULT Course

This overnight Wild Camp Survival experience will have you learning essential survival skills and participating in exciting adventure tasks.

You’ll learn how to forage for edible food in the wilderness, identify animal tracks, utilise navigation techniques and learn how to make fires and shelters.

This course costs £150 per person, and is for adult participants aged 18 or over.

The 2017 dates are as follows:

  • April 15th – 16th
  • May 27th – 28th
  • June 17th – 18th
  • July 22nd – 23rd
  • August 19th – 20th
  • September 16th – 17th
  • October 14th – 15th