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.
A Nine Month Program focused on Ancestral Wilderness Living Skills -Starting in January 2020
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!
|Winter Tracking Intensive||$250.00||01/12/2019 to 01/13/2019|
|Felt Hat Making||$85.00||01/27/2019|
|Winter Fire Making||$85.00||02/02/2019|
|Raw Hide Craft||$100.00||02/03/2019|
|Winter Scout||$550.00||02/09/2019 to 02/12/2019|
|Winter Survival||$230.00||03/02/2019 to 03/03/2019|
|Traditional Bow Hunting 9 Month Intensive||$3,200.00||03/09/2019 to 03/10/2019|
|Bow and Arrow Making||$750.00||03/09/2019 to 03/14/2019|
|Bow Building||$550.00||03/09/2019 to 03/12/2019|
|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|
|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 4 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|
What You Need To Know
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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.
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