Adult Courses and Long Term Programs

Wildernes Self Reliance

What would you do if you found yourself out beyond the safety and comfort of your house and needed to take care of your physical needs,. The Wilderness Self Reliance Weekend is a weekend course designed to cover the basic necessary knowledge one should have on even the most simple outing into the willd.  The skills picked up in this course will help in both a survival situation as well as deeply enhance one's time spent in the woods.

Basic Stone Tools - Flint Knapping

 Shaping rocks into beautiful and functional tools is a fun and challenging skill that has been practiced for over 3 million years! This course is a basic stone tool class for beginner and intermediate flint knappers. We will learn the basics of percussion, indirect percussion, and pressure flaking as our methods for reducing the stone. 

 

Course Price Date
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
ROOTS Rendezvous $160.00 09/27/2019 to 09/29/2019
ROOTS Rendezvous $65.00 09/27/2019
ROOTS Rendezvous $65.00 09/28/2019
ROOTS Rendezvous $65.00 09/29/2019
Willow Basketry $200.00 11/02/2019 to 11/03/2019

What You Need To Know

Roots Course Basics

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Our Students

Who comes to Roots? Our students are everyday folks ranging in age, gender, race, and background...but what do they have in common? Almost all of our students are looking for an authentic challenge that engages their hands and minds. They are looking to build skills and learn from experienced instructors dedicated to innovating new ways of teaching old skills. Hear from the students themselves, click here for testimonials.

Roots Instructors

Roots Staff have been at their crafts for the many years it takes to learn not just the skills, but how to teach them. We keep class sizes limited so our staff gets to work with you as an individual. Learn More.

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Custom Classes

Create your own courses from one on one training at our facilities to group classes offsite. Build the course to your needs and goals.

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