Trackers Earth: Camps and Outdoor Programs Portland, Oregon

Trackers Earth offers camps and outdoor programs for all ages. We provide innovative education in the skills of Folk and Forest Craft. Camps and classes include wilderness survival, wild plants, archery, restoration and much more. Our purpose is to inspire a can-do spirit as we build village of real adventure, accountability and common sense, and limitless enthusiasm.

Upcoming Youth Camps

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Summer Camps

Our award-winning summer camps. Your child makes new friends and learns new skills.
SE PDX | NE PDX | W PDX | Overnight
Winter Break Camps

Winter Break Camps

Nature skills and holiday themed camps where we adventure outdoors. Fun during the most wonderful time of the year!
After School Programs

After School Programs

Our transported program picks-up from school while our specialty programs offer hands-on skills.
Transported | Blacksmith | Archery | Woodworking
Spring Break Camps

No School Camps Nov 10 or 11

Next days Nov 10 or 11 While Portland Public Schools close for the day Trackers takes your kids outside for adventure and skill building. 
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Weekend Adventures

Classes for youth and teens on Saturdays and Sundays. Hands-on crafts and skills.
Blacksmith | Archery | Woodworking
Thanksgiving Break Camps

Thanksgiving Break Camps

Nov 24 & 25 For Clackamas School's Thanksgiving Break we explore the outdoors and new skills. Single day options for Grades PK-5.
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Spring Break Camps

Explore nature and the outdoors while learning new skills. A great way to start with Trackers camps.
Spring Break Camps

Preschool: Rovers Forest School

Ages 4-Grade K Outdoor exploration and nature adventures with hands-on learning for our youngest campers.
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Homeschool Programs

Homeschool adventure days and specialty afternoon programs for skills such as blacksmithing and archery.
Portland Days | Hillsboro Days | Afternoon Skills
Year Round Programs

Mentoring Programs

Monthly weekends Fall to Spring: Rangers Survival, Wilders Homesteading and more.
Rangers | Wilders | Archery | Blacksmithing
Year Round Programs

Birthday Parties

Hold a birthday or special event with Trackers. Themes include archery (starting at $149), blacksmithing, paintball and more.
Halloween Break Camps

Halloween Break Camps

Oct 29-31 Portland Public Schools has a Halloween Break. We offer single day options. Camps in outdoor skills and holiday themed adventures.

Upcoming Community Events

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Free Trackers Holiday Party

Dec 13 Free skills, archery, a waffle feast, caroling, trade blanket, and a craft fair. Plus, blacksmithing.

Upcoming Outdoor Adventure Programs

Spring Break Camps

Wilderness Survival

$25 Fire Making: Primitive Starts Feb 3 - evening
Wilderness Survival Basics Jan 25 or Feb 7
$49 Stone Tool Basics Jan 24
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Stealth & Awareness

$25 Animal Tracking Basics Jan 18
$49 Stealth Basics Mar 7
$74 Paintball Basics Mar 8
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Bow Making

Make a Longbow Jan 26, 28 & Feb 2, 4 evenings
$49 Arrow Making Basics Feb 9
$74 Bow Making Basics Feb 28 - Mar 1
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$67 Archery Day Jan 31
$49 Archery Evening Jan 6, 13, 20 & 27
$5 Open Archery Range Thurs, Fri & Sat
$15 Archery Family Class Every Saturday
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Role-Playing Adventure

$49 Zombie Survival Basics Feb 8
$49 Realms of Cascadia: Role-Playing Game Feb 22
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$74 Blacksmithing Day Jan 11
$74 Blacksmithing Evening Jan 6, 13, 20 & 27
$95 Knife Making Jan 31 - Feb 1
$15 Open Forge Every Thursday
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Homesteading & Folk Craft

$67 Spoon Carving Basics Jan 18 or Feb 1
$125 Shoemaking Basics Jan 5, 6, 12 & 13 - evenings
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Fiber Arts

$25 Wool Spinning Basics Dec 9
$49 Felting Basics Jan 5-6 - Evening
Spring Break Camps

$5 Wilderness Skills Club

A family-friendly program with consistent practice and support while learning the skills of Trackers Earth. Includes the Open Archery Range.

Upcoming Outdoor Immersion Programs

Spring Break Camps

Village Immersion Program

1-weekend a month, Fall to Spring Find community, create a village - Learn through hands-on study in wilderness skills & folk craft.
Spring Break Camps

Environmental Educator Internship

1-year, June 2015 - June 2016 Learn as an intern instructor with our youth camps and train skills intensively in our Village program.
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Archery Immersion

1-weekend a month, Fall to Spring Intensively train archery with expert instructors. Work with different bows and styles at our private ranges.

Upcoming Employment Opportunities

Do you want be part of an organization that connects kids and adults to their community and their land? Are you a huge Joss Whedon fan? We're looking for great folks to teach with 2014 Youth Camps. Our application process is adventurous and unique. Check out our general employment page.

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Year Round Mentoring

Our outdoor leadership and long-term mentoring programs offer an ongoing opportunity for youth to develop skills of nature connection with Trackers. Learn more

Voted the Coolest & Best Camp!

Trackers camps and outdoor programs have been recognized by several awards including best camp voted by parent’s with Red Tricycle and NW Kids magazines and an industry specific award for creative programming by the American Camp Association.

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Our Motto

At Trackers we are champions of land and village. We are navigators of an epic world that needs to exist. We are a community where we remember the celebration of hearth, family, respect for the land and a timeless human story.

Our Mission

Our labor, profits, joys and hopes are directed to generating resources that help create a village of epically happy people connected to nature.