One Day Coastal Foraging Course

Seaweeds & Shellfish in Staithes, North Yorkshire

This course looks at the edible plants, seaweeds and shellfish of the Yorkshire coast. Forage in pools and gullies and taste some unusual coastal plants. Lunch is cooked from local and foraged ingredients.

One Day Coastal Foraging Course

Sand & Saltmarsh in Flookburgh, Cumbria

This one day course looks at the wonderful edible plants, fish and shellfish of the South Lakes. We will try our hands at catching flat fish and shrimps in Morecambe bay and forage on the saltmarsh.

Two Day Coastal Foraging & Fishing

Seaweeds & Shellfish in Staithes, North Yorkshire

Discover the wide variety of fish, seaweed, shellfish, and coastal wild edibles on our beautiful North Yorkshire coast. Based in the heart of old Staithes this course includes a fishing trip and accommodation.

Local Links. We are lucky to have two fantastic local fishermen working with us on our weekend courses. Sean Baxter in Staithes and Steve Manning in Flookburgh.

Book a Private Coastal Course

If you want to book a coastal day for your family, friends or work colleagues we can arrange bespoke courses please contact us.

Sean Baxter

Skipper of ‘All My Sons

Sean has been fishing for the last 40 years and has a wealth of experience from around the globe, having worked in the fishing industry in far flung destinations like Vanuatu in the South Pacific and the great lakes of Africa. He is also a top lifeboat man.

Steve Manning

Shimper & Fisherman

Steve’s family have fished Morecambe Bay for generations. Back in his youth he and his grandfather used horses to pull the shrimping jalopies. These days technology has moved on and he fishes with his son using tractors and the family tradition continues. There is a world of shellfish history on this coast and Steve is a mine of information on the subject.

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Course key:

Coastal Foraging
& Fishing Courses
Wild Food, Foraging
& Cooking Courses
Artisan Food Courses
One off Courses