/Nicholas Castle

About Nicholas Castle

Nic has been practicing bushcraft skills since he played out in the fields around his childhood home near Southport. He was medically retired from the police and continued developing his bushcraft skills Nic promotes adventure for children, increasing, self motivation, life skills, confidence, patience and much more for individuals and families

What did you do today? Share your outdoor fun and adventure

By | August 2nd, 2017|Bushcraft, Challenges, Children And Bushcraft|

What did you do today? Okay, "What did you do today?" is something new. Post a comment of something you have done with your children, youth group, scouting group etc. [...]

Make A Difference

By | August 2nd, 2017|Bushcraft, Children And Bushcraft|

Let's Make a Difference Don't Give up, Lets Make a Difference I was a serving police officer until I was assaulted on duty and I had a sudden [...]

Bushcraft For Kids Summer Adventure Challenge

By | July 22nd, 2017|Challenges, Children And Bushcraft|

Bushcraft For Kids Summer Adventure Challenge Bushcraft For Kids Summer Adventure Challenge Summer is here and our children are looking for adventure and Excitement, The Bushcraft For Kids [...]

A Song For Your Child

By | July 21st, 2017|Psychology|

Here is a song for your Child Here is a song for you child. Motivating young people is difficult at times, here is a song that shows motivate your [...]

Bushcraft, Nature and Manners

By | July 12th, 2017|Psychology, Uncategorized|

Bushcraft, Nature and Manners, Does It Really Matter? You may read the title, "Bushcraft, Nature and Manners, Does It Really Matter?" and think it is not relevant and some parents [...]

Drugs and Kids part 2 – Signs Of drug Use

By | June 26th, 2017|Bushcraft, Bushcraft News, Children And Bushcraft, Psychology|

 Kids and Drugs Part 2 - Signs of Drug Use What A Parent can do regarding Kids and Drugs? What Are The Signs Of Drug Use? After writing the initial [...]

Parents, Kids and Drugs An Alternative Approach

By | June 26th, 2017|Bushcraft News, Children And Bushcraft|

Parents, Kids and Drugs An Alternative Approach A Bushcraft Post With A Difference, Kids and Drugs This post is a little different to what you would normally find on this [...]

Observation, Memory, Concentration, Skills For Tracking and Life

By | June 12th, 2017|Psychology, Tracking, Uncategorized|

Essential Skills For Tracking And Life Observation, Memory, Concentration In a previous post I spoke about improving observation skills and gave some tips that can help not just children, but [...]

Perry Mcgee’s Essential Tracking Handbook

By | June 8th, 2017|Bushcraft, Bushcraft News, Tracking, Uncategorized|

Perry McGee Essential Tracking Handbook National Tracking School I recently got  a book through the post, it was Perry Mcgee's Essential Tracking Handbook. It is by Perry McGee and his [...]

One Skill to Teach Your Children. Observation Skills

By | June 8th, 2017|Bushcraft Skills, Children And Bushcraft, Tracking|

Observation Skills, What to teach your children I have worked outdoor in one way or another most of my adult working life. During this time I was fortunate to do [...]