Adult Courses and Long Term Programs

Winter Tracking Intensive

 

The Winter Tracking Intensive 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. Trailing and interpretation will be a major theme for the weekend as we take in depth looks into the lives of the animals living in Vermont’s forests. For more information...

Traditional Bow Hunting 9 Month Intensive 

In this 9 months program students will meet once a month to learn how to create thier own hunting quality bow and arrows, learn how to track and scout for game, learn how to process and utilize all parts of the animal, and get hunting in two four-day hunting trips. Students indivdiually approached based on skill level. Taught by Brad Salon and Hans Mayer.

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Course Price Date
Winter Survival $230.00 03/02/2019 to 03/03/2019
Bow and Arrow Making $750.00 03/09/2019 to 03/14/2019
Bow Building $550.00 03/09/2019 to 03/12/2019
Traditional Bow Hunting 9 Month Intensive $3,200.00 03/09/2019 to 03/10/2019
Primitive Arrow Making $230.00 03/13/2019 to 03/14/2019
Herbal Medicine: Honey in the home; syrups, electuaries and oxymels $85.00 03/16/2019
Herbal Medicine: Tinctures $85.00 03/23/2019
Herbal Medicine: Oil and Water; salves, balms, teas and hydrosols $85.00 03/30/2019
Birch Basket Weaving - Diagonal Plaiting $100.00 03/31/2019
Willow Basketry $200.00 04/06/2019 to 04/07/2019
White Tail Projects $220.00 04/13/2019 to 04/14/2019
Hide Tanning $400.00 05/17/2019 to 05/19/2019
Human Tracking And Trailing $220.00 05/18/2019 to 05/19/2019
Wilderness Survival Basics: Four Day - Spring $500.00 05/24/2019 to 05/27/2019
Basic Stone Tools- Flint Knapping $230.00 06/08/2019 to 06/09/2019
Family Wilderness Skills Overnight $100.00 06/15/2019 to 06/16/2019
Family Wilderness Skills Overnight $50.00 06/15/2019 to 06/16/2019
Wilderness Self Reliance $230.00 06/29/2019 to 06/30/2019
Wildlife Tracking and Nature Awareness $230.00 07/13/2019 to 07/14/2019
Ancient Scout $750.00 08/04/2019 to 08/10/2019
Advanced Scout $750.00 08/11/2019 to 08/17/2019
Wilderness Survival Basics: Four Day - Fall $500.00 08/30/2019 to 09/02/2019

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