Many people have taken to camping in their garden during the Covid-19 pandemic lock down. Although not quite the same as a real night away from home it does tick some of the boxes and also allows you to test gear and practice setting up which is essential for when you go camping for real […]
We’d like to welcome tentspares.co.uk as Nearly Wild Camping’s latest Business Supporter. They offer spares, repairs and accessories from a number of well known brands as well as a bespoke pole service.
It was a long weekend of manning the stand, chatting to other traders and a little bit of after hours partying (I mean networking!). There was plenty of entertainment, workshops and varied foods (and drinks) to sample. Overall we received a warm welcome from the folks at the festival with lots of interest from potential […]
The Nearly Wild Camping Directory now has over 40 camping locations listed and continues to grow. It has taken over two years to reach this point but now that we are becoming more established (and understood) new locations are approaching us each week to be considered for inclusion in the Directory. You can check the […]
Over the bank holiday weekend we have a stand at the 2016 Bushcraft Show in Derbyshire, come along for a chat and get involved with the other activities and competitions at our stand.
Following the AGM and having two new board members join the team further meetings have taken place to implement the changes to how Nearly Wild Camping is run. After becoming a shareholder (sign up and get access to the locations directory) annual membership fees are now charged and booking is done direct with the location […]
Exciting news! We are not an official co-op yet, but locations and campers can now apply for membership. So what does this actually mean… Location members For locations this means that your profile will be visible on the directory and you will secure your place in our early bird offer of hugely reduced membership for the […]
After a busy period of reflection, planning, designing and writing funding bids, we had a marvellous Christmas present of funding from Powys Sustainable Tourism to get a new website made which will allow you to view all the location profiles and to book online. Very exciting and a busy January ahead sorting it out. And […]
Whatever your idea of wild, Nearly Wild Camping lets you get away from conventional campsites and experience wilder places, being comfortable to enjoy the experience with friends and family, knowing you can camp there and what facilities are available. We use a star system, similar to that used for tourist accommodation, but working in reverse, […]