made in britain
Encourage immersive, exciting, imaginative outdoor play with our Forest School Den Kit
Offering every child an outdoor experience whatever the weather, this Forest School Den Kit was lovingly designed to capture creative imaginations, encourage resourcefulness and innovation, provide escape and sanctuary, and most of all supply hours and hours of simple fun. For boys and girls, for everywhere and for years to come- the gift of adventure.
This Den Kit was collated to faclitate a child-led Forest School curriculum; to complement classroom learning and develop children's thinking skills. Filled with real, robust tools and extra items for intrepid explorers, it's equally good for use at home or anywhere your adventures take you. Warning! Not suitable for children under 3 years. Long cords and small parts. Strangulation and choking hazards Functional sharp points. Adult supervision necessary due to small parts and sharp tools. Recommended for children 6+ This product has undergone the required testing and has the appropriate markings.
Includes our wonderful handmade British ash mallet.
Green canvas bag: this sturdy haversack is made from cotton. It has a useful shoulder strap for easy carrying. Hand wash or machine wash at 30 degrees.
Camouflage tarpaulin: a tough polyethylene tarpaulin that is waterproof as well as rot resistant.
Green groundsheet: durable polyethylene groundsheet that is waterproof and rot resistant.
Mallet: a beautiful, unique and functional handmade wooden mallet fashioned from Shropshire coppiced ash.
Mug: our iconic enamel mug branded with the DenKitco logo.
Camouflage: Two tubes of face paint - one in khaki and one in brown - washable, water-based, cruelty-free and made here in the UK. Blending in with nature, without harming it - perfect for the environmentally conscious explorer.
Rope: 10 metres of strong, natural jute rope; made for The Den Kit Company in the UK.
Tent pegs: holdfast steel tent pegs; made for The Den Kit Company in the UK.
Tent peg bag: ensure you don’t lose your tent pegs by keeping them in this useful drawstring cotton tent peg bag!
Camouflage netting: everyone should own a piece of camo netting! Shake it out and drape over anything to create instant camouflage! Made from PU fabric.
Explorer compass: North, South, East or West? Every explorer needs to know where they are in the world and which way is home. This compass comes on a lanyard to keep close at hand
Insect Aspirator: Capture small insects for inspection and identification without causing them any harm with our insect aspirator. This clever device allows the user to harmlessly catch and contain insects by suction.
Instructions: a handy illustrated guide to erecting a simple den- but best to design your own!
Packed: H36 x W33 x D15cm, weight approx 3kg.
Camo netting: approx 3 x 1.4m; rope: approx 10m; groundsheet: approx 1.8 x 1.2m ; camouflage tarpaulin: approx 2.4 x 1.8m. Mallet: H20cm diameter approx 8cm (diameter varies as this is a handmade product) Mug: 8cm, Tent pegs: 18cm.