Outdoor Skills & Leadership Portland, OR
At Trackers Earth we offer programs in wilderness survival, tracking, wild plants, homesteading, artisan crafts archery, and more. Our traditional skills programs build confidence and common sense in the outdoors. We teach authentic skills of independence and a life connected to community and the land.
September & October Join master hunter Tom Prang for a course on the practice, ethics and regulations of subsistence hunting. This program takes place over a series of evenings and weekend.
Upcoming Outdoor Skills
$67 Bow Making Basics May 28 & 30, June 4 & 6 4-evenings
$67 Blacksmithing Basics June 2
$95 Blacksmithing: Knife-making June 22-23
$95 Blacksmithing: Make a Hori-Hori, ホリ July 6-7
Animal Tracking Expedition Overnight Sept 13-15
Shelter & Fire Overnight Sept 20-23
$89 Pirates, Swords and Cannons and #%@! Oc 5
Upcoming Outdoor Immersion
Hunting Immersion Sept-Oct 5 classes total
Archery Immersion Sept-May
Outdoor Educator Training June 2013 - June 2014
Learn as an assistant in our youth camps, then train intensively in outdoor immersion.
9-months Rangers Wilderness Immersion June-Sept
1-3 weekends a month Spend 9-months immersed in the skills of wilderness survival and primitive skills, animal tracking, and the arts of invisibility, awareness, ecology, and natural strategy.
9-months Wilders Restoration Immersion June-Sept
1-3 weekends a month Spend 9-months immersed in the study of wild edible and medicinal plants, homesteading crafts, village gardens and sustainability and restoration of native landscapes.