Urban Outdoors is a social enterprise that provides children, young people and adults with unique outdoor experiences in local wild spaces. We aim to create worthwhile experiences that enrich and strengthen our physical and emotional lives through nature connection.
From the blog
The children are experimenting, challenging themselves and one another, discovering truths about forces and absolutes, finding out about natural consequences, feeling, touching, smelling and hearing everything in acute magnification. This self-led exploration is so engrossing, sparking interest known only to the child’s internal needs – fascination at the tiniest stone, absorption in the feeling of rotten wood, picking at it, enjoying the smell and texture. Too often adults interrupt this deep discovery to come and ‘Learn’ something. So how is this sort of play so different?More
From Our Parents
They love Forest School, so that means we love Forest School!!
‘If you asked our children they would say they wanted to be at Forest School for every minute of every day’ – Find out why by listening to one of our parents reflect on their children’s experience of Forest School