Down2Earth Days Out - Meet the Team

Countryside Skills Specialsts

Alex Snr was brought up in the highlands of Scotland, is widely known through the media as the region's leading expert in all aspects of the outdoors, having embraced it from an early age while spending formative years with his uncle, a gamekeeper. He is an authority in very many areas, including fungi identification, woodcraft, seasonal flora and fauna, country wine making and natural remedies, amongst many others. Alex is a craftsman builder and teaches and utilizes these skills in the woods.

Alex Jnr specializes in nature awareness, animal tracking and shelter construction. He has also acquired many of his father's skills.