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.
2 Days, The Winter Tracking Class is open to all skill levels and students. The weekend will be predominantly experience based, offering guided ‘dirt time’ in which students can push their skills in real tracking situations. $220 meals and a warm place to stay included.
2 Days, This is an introductory weekend to the winter in Vermont. We do not expect you to be a survival expert, winter living is challenging, that is why we are excited to be running this course! $220 meals and a warm place to stay included.
Up to 6 Days, Take one or both of these classes during this Bows and Arrows 6 day intensive. Students can make Osage Orange Self Bows for 4 days, and make effective hunting and practice arrows in 2 days or do them both together for a discount! See a Video about this course.
Nine months, one course a month ending with a week long stone age living trip. Engage yourself in your landscape and material culture in a whole new way. Immerse yourself in a handmade life. Studying, making, and using all of 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. See a video about this course.
In this one day course learn to take birch bark from winter killed birch trees and turn it into gorgeous and functional baskets.