Spend More Time In The WILD

Go where you feel alive

What is WILD?

Spend More Time In The WILD was created by Abbie Barnes in 2016 with the aim of inspiring and empowering individuals to enjoy more quality time outside for the benefit of improving mental and physical health and wellbeing, whilst building meaningful connections with the natural world and each other. Over the last three years the project has grown into a worldwide community of passionate and courageous individuals working together to enjoy the beauty of our wild spaces and protect them for generations to come.

Alongside offering WILD Walks, workshops, talks and presentations throughout the country, perhaps the biggest part of the project is our YouTube Channel. 

WILD Values

Here at WILD we have a number of values that guide us in all that we do.

We believe:

in owning our stories by living authentically, wholeheartedly, and courageously

in being kind and compassionate towards ourselves, those around us, and the planet

in being active members of the global community who give back to appreciate the world we live in

in laughing every day and having fun

ps do you like our naked moose?

in the power of community and in creating a healthier and more resilient society

The WILD Team


Abbie Barnes

Founder and Managing Director of WILD


Bobby (aka The Bean)

Here for the food, not the walks



Communications Co-ordinator



Awesome folk doing awesome things

Supporting WILD

Here at Spend More Time In The WILD we are not afraid to dream big but we need people like you to help see our projects to life. 


There are a number of ways you can support the project and the creation of content that inspires and empowers individuals to get outside for the benefit of mental and physical health:


subscribe to our YouTube Channel and hit the little bell to be sure you never miss an upload

make a one off or monthly donation contribution through PayPal


we are currently running a GoFundMe campaign to support our biggest project yet. 

Donate today to help us spread the word


join our world-wide Patreon Community and access behind-the-scenes content, giveaways and more

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