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A very quick update!

Just a very quick update to let you know that there are lots of exciting things a foot behind the scenes. There isn’t a lot of obvious activity going on because we have been so busy sorting out the next step. So watch this space!

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Congratulations Sash!

We have just done the prize draw of those who answered our Nearly Wild Camping surveys and Sash from Cheshire has won a night in the Mongolian Yurt at Underhill Farm. So we look forward to seeing her there! Even though the competition has now ended our surveys are still open if you want to […]

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Calling more Nearly Wild Campers

Here is an exciting opportunity… do you want to check out some beautiful Nearly Wild Camping locations this August? We are looking for more campers to visit some of our wonderful trial sites before September and give us feedback. It is really important that we have lots of experience that we can build our full […]

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Here’s to a summer of sunny camping!

You may have noticed that we have been a bit quiet recently, don’t worry it is not that we have gone away it is because we have been really busy behind the scenes doing all kinds of exciting things. First and foremost, our trial has started! We have 12 wild corners of Wales and the […]

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Even with a big group you can go Nearly Wild Camping

Things are shaping up!

It’s getting rather exciting here at Nearly Wild Camping HQ. We have myriad of wonderful looking sites signed up from across Wales and a whole host of enthusiastic campers. I am just in the process of gathering all of the ¬†information about the sites together ready to be sent out to the campers, making sure […]

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What star shall we give Underhill Farm?

Reversing the star system

One of the features of Nearly Wild Camping is the rating system we are going to use. We are going to take the conventional star system for tourist accommodation and turn it on it’s head. So in the middle of nowhere, with no facilities is going to be 5*! I have been having a think […]

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Toilet Block

Not so wild camping

As I mentioned in the last blog, we ended up with a rather ironic camping location at the Welsh smallholders show last weekend. I just thought you might appreciate a photo of it! As well as the beautiful brick toilet block with the lights on all night, may I point out the road just visible […]

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Nearly Wild Camping Stand

And we’re off!

The Nearly Wild Camping team are now back and recovering from a whirlwind weekend at the Welsh Smallholder show. It was wonderful to talk to so many enthusiastic people, confirming that there really is a demand for Nearly Wild Camping from both campers and smallholders. We talked to people who were veteran wild campers, who […]

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Let us know what you think

As well as looking for enthusiastic volunteer campers and sites to get involved in our trial this summer, we are still collecting people’s opinions and ideas on how Nearly Wild Camping could and should work. We have made a couple of short surveys to let people have their say. So if you have a few […]

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