Join our Leader in Training (LIT) program. Apprentice in outdoor leadership skills with Trackers Earth. Begin with one week of camp training followed by leadership experience helping to guide younger campers. Work with some of the best outdoor educators to develop your own connection to nature and community.
Along with leadership skills, your apprentice teaching also immerses you in teaching with Trackers Earth. You could be a Leader in Training at camps teaching wilderness survival, homesteading, archery, role-playing stories and much more. You are immersed in a culture of the Four Guilds of Trackers:
Rangers Guild Wilderness Survival, Tracking and Stealth
Wilders Guild Wild Plants, Homesteading Crafts and Restoration Gardening
Mariners Guild Navigation, Water & Ocean Harvest and Marine Ecology
Artisans Guild Storytelling, Fine Crafts and Place-Based Education
Grade 9-12 Leaders in Training (LIT) Begin with one week of overnight leadership training at Camp Trackers. Meet new friends, learn outdoor skills and explore a leadership role with Trackers Earth and your community. Finish the program with three weeks of Field Training at our day or overnight camps, helping guide younger campers to develop skills in the outdoors. Every LIT can do field training with day camps. Eligibility for Field Training at overnight camps is limited to 15 years and up with prior LIT experience. You can spread Field Training throughout the summer. We schedule it after you register.
Grade 6-8 Jr Leaders in Training (jLIT) Junior Leaders in Training start with one week of overnight training at Camp Trackers. Make new friends, develop outdoor skills and start your leadership journey with Trackers. After overnight training, jLITs spend one week of day camp learning about mentorship with our Ages 4 - Grade K programs at our Southeast Location. This week can happen anytime throughout the summer. We schedule it after you register.
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