About Ever Wild Outdoors

Ever Wild Outdoors is your passport to adventure. Our team of outdoors’ enthusiasts bring you the best adventures, holidays, courses, products and activities. Because a wild life is a happy life.

We want the outdoors to be for all; you’ll find the spirit of Ever Wild Outdoors is fun, friendly and welcoming.

Headed up by bushcraft instructor Darren Parkin and outdoors-therapy advocate Jeanette Parkin, the Ever Wild team will help you to get outdoors on adventures great and small. 

Need a mental-health boost? Want tasty recipes using foraged ingredients? Struggling to get the children away from screens? Need more wild in your life? Ever Wild will inspire you to get outdoors for fitness, wellness and life-long happiness.

Ever Wild Outdoors: our mission statement

The Ever Wild Outdoors mission statement is simple: to inspire outdoor adventures for all.

You don’t have to be dressed in head-to-toe green and the latest tactical kit to enjoy the outdoors, and you don’t need to be rocking harem pants and a tie-dyed bandana to feel the forest’s healing powers. And if you think that survival skills are only for the camo-clad daredevils on television, then think again. The outdoors is for all and Ever Wild Outdoors is here to inspire adventures for everyone. We want to help families make memories in nature, to teach you how to cook outdoors, to bring you the best adventure holidays, to promote nature-based wellness, and to encourage more women to own their place in the magnificent sphere of the great outdoors.

Explore our core sections and read our handy outdoors guides to get started on your own adventure:

Ever Wild Family: Child-friendly outdoor adventures and activities, family holidays and other wild stuff for the youngest adventurers.

Ever Wild Holidays: The best wild holidays and travel ideas, both in the UK and overseas.

Ever Wild Kitchen: Easy outdoors recipes plus foraging tips and guides.

Ever Wild Pro: Inspiring confidence in outdoors skills, including bushcraft and survival, plus gear tests and other expert advice.

Ever Wild Wellness: Promoting wellness via outdoor pursuits and therapy techniques inspired by nature.

Ever Wild Women: Our mission to get more women on the outdoors scene and support an improved offering for women – because hot pink or black shouldn’t be your only options.

Finally, Ever Wild in 5 is the place to be for fast and fun ways to connect with nature and the outdoors.