Engage with Your Landscape, Grow Your Wilderness Skills, Craft a Handmade Life.
We offer classes to meet varied levels of skill and intensity, from beginner to expert, youth to adult. We offer limited class sizes, hands on learning, and highly experienced instructors. Roots is where you can build solid skills, connections to the world around you, and confidence and strength within. We hope to see you soon!
Bringing you the Stone Age since 2007.
Ancient Living Skills Course
This four day course in April takes a look into the materials and handcraft of various skills that have supported us as people throughout history. Check out more about the class here.
A Nine Month Program Focused On Ancestral Wilderness Living Skills
Engage yourself in your landscape and material culture in a whole new way. Immerse yourself in a handmade life. Studying, making, and using the tools needed to meet your basic needs, not in a short term survival scenario, but in a long term relationship of living with the land.Open to beginners. Save on classes by signing up for this amazing path of study. Payment plans available! Nine months, one course a month ending with a week long stone age living trip. Sign Up or Learn More Now a NEW- Year Two Origins Program!- Click Here!
What are Gait Studies? Gait refers to the movement pattern the animal is using and the corresponding gait pattern is left for trackers to interpret. In human terms, walk, jog, run, sprint, sit, stand, kneel, etc, etc.