Remember; when disaster strikes, the time to prepare has passed. - Steven Cyros
Primitive skills refers to prehistoric handicrafts and pre-industrial technology. Primitive skills are those skills that relate to living off the land, often using handcrafted tools made from naturally gathered materials. Examples of primitive skills include: gathering and foraging native plants and animals for food,skinning and preparing game, basketry and pot making, constructing shelters, fire making, and useful plant identification.
Teen Summer Camp
Junior Survivalist Summer Camp - $299 (first week) $149 (additional weeks)
Junior Survivalist Summer Camp is an all-outdoors nature awareness journey that offers primitive survival skills training, nature mentoring, and peer-based community building. It is a unique opportunity for your teens to immerse themselves in the natural world.
Each Weeks Experience is:
3 Sessions (4 hours each).
Plenty of one-on-one and group tutoring.
Tons of inspiration.
Additional expenses are optional.
Wildcrafting Introduction - $100 - Schedule Now
Schedule this option if you bought a daily deal 'Wildcrafting Introduction' class.
This is an introduction to the world of wildcrafting. Learn to take things from nature and turn them into useful things. Have you ever wished you could identify the local plants and understand their uses. So many plants are edible, medicinal, and aromatic. Wildcrafting is the skill of responsible harvesting of useful herbs, plants, fungi, and even bugs from their natural habitat, for food, medicinal, or other beneficial purposes. It applies to uncultivated plants wherever they may be found. Along the trail... in the woods... even in your back yard... Spend up to two hours on an insightful journey down a third of a mile trail of heavily wooded greenbelt along Williams Creek. Wildcrafting will help you appreciate nature, learn to identify native plant species, discover useful properties of hers, explore another level of primitive survival skills.
In this Class:
- Anatomy of a plant
- 30 Local Wild Beneficial Plants Identified
- Gathering Protocol
- Herbal Concoction Ideas
- Drying and Storing your Herbs
Primitive Survival Skills Introduction - $100 - Schedule Now
This is an introduction to the world of primitive survival skills. This class is for the person who wants to be inspired to pursue a deeper understanding of survival skills. Learn to take things from nature and turn them into useful items. We will explore the concepts of providing food, water, and shelter with nature through discussion, examples, and hands-on experiences. We will introduce you to firemaking and primitive shelter building, as well as survival first aid. We will spend up to two hours on an insightful journey down a third of a mile trail of heavily wooded greenbelt along Williams Creek. A printed copy of our study guide will be available for purchase at the class.
In this Class:
- Food Water Shelter
- Primitive Shelter Building
- Primitive Survival First Aid
- Water Purification
Bug-Out Bag and Survival Kit - $100 - Schedule Now
A bug-out bag is a portable kit that contains the items one would require to survive for seventy-two hours when evacuating from a disaster. The focus is on evacuation, rather than long-term survival. A survival kit is a package of basic tools and supplies prepared in advance as an aid to survival in an emergency. The kits are also popular in the survivalism subculture. In this class we will get the necessary direction to prepare you to make bug-out bags or survival kits for you and your family. We will explore the concepts of what goes into them. A printed copy of our study guide will be available for purchase at the class.
In this Class:
- Bug-Out Bags Ingredients
- Survival Kit Ingredients
- Planning for All Possibilities
- Tips on Preparedness
Primitive Survival First Aid
Emergency Food Preparedness
Being a Firemaker
Primitive Shelter Designs
Food Water Shelter