The annual campout in and around forests that is open to all

Big Canopy Camp-In 2020

Can’t get outside for the campout this year? No problem! Join our Big Canopy Camp-In!

Whatever the reason preventing you from heading out to the forest for the big event, we understand and that’s why we’ve got the next best thing.

The Big Canopy Camp-In keeps you involved without going out!  Enjoy watching events unfold around the world as we follow campouts getting set up and settled in over the weekend of 17th -18th October.

Here is a handy little infographic that can help with your camp-in and we would love to see how you set up your own indoor fort!

 

 If you have the kids joining you this weekend (or any camping day) check out the KIDS page for some fun activities and recipes

Here are some of our favourite movies/shows to watch while having a Camp-in:

 

Patagonia - Takayna, What if running could save a rainforest?

takayna / Tarkine in northwestern Tasmania is home to one of the last tracts of old-growth rainforest in the world, yet it’s currently at the mercy of destructive extraction industries, including logging and mining. This documentary, presented by Patagonia Films, unpacks the complexities of modern conservation and challenges us to consider the importance of our last wild places

Tawai - The film

Bruce Parry (of the BBC's Tribe, Amazon & Arctic) embarks on an immersive odyssey to explore the different ways that humans relate to nature and how this influences the way we create our societies. From the forests of the Amazon and Borneo to the River Ganges and Isle of Skye, Tawai is a quest for reconnection, providing a powerful voice from the heart of the forest itself

David Attenborough - A Life On Our Planet
(Netflix)

One man has seen more of the natural world than any other. This unique feature documentary is his witness statement. In his 93 years, David Attenborough has visited every continent on the globe, exploring the wild places of our planet and documenting the living world in all its variety and wonder. Now, for the first time he reflects upon both the defining moments of his lifetime as a naturalist and the devastating changes he has seen

Fern Gully (Kids)
Trailer

Crysta (Samantha Mathis) is a fairy who lives in FernGully, a rainforest in Australia, and has never seen a human before. In fact, she is told they are extinct. But when a logging company comes near the rainforest, she sees that they do exist, and even accidentally shrinks one of them: a boy named Zak (Jonathan Ward). Now her size, Zak sees the damage that the company does and helps Crysta to stop not only them, but an evil entity named Hexxus (Tim Curry), who feeds off pollution.

My Octopus Teacher (Kids)
(Netflix)

After years of swimming every day in the freezing ocean at the tip of Africa, Craig Foster meets an unlikely teacher a young octopus who displays remarkable curiosity. Visiting her den and tracking her movements for months on end he eventually wins the animal's trust and they develop a never before seen bond between human and wild animal