Winter Outdoor Skills & Survival
Train the skills of wilderness survival. Find shelter, track animals, learn to safely use a wood carving knife, and much more. The best instructors of our Rangers Guild lead action-packed camps with hands-on bushcraft skills. Kids work together in a team, embarking on outdoor adventures and discovering lasting friendships.
Winter Break Portland
Choose your own adventure with different weekly themes:
Grade 1-5 Stealth, Archery & Wilderness Survival Explore the wild lands. Take up a bow. Learn forest craft and skills. Train in epic scenarios of survival, stealth, and archery.
Grade 1-5 Winter Survival: Fire & Knives Master the essential tools of forest craft: the blade and the flame. Make fire from what you find, carve your own tools and learn the uses of wild plants.
Grade 1-5 Fires, Forts & Shelters Build awesome survival shelters. Create fire with many methods. Make your camp and home in the woodlands and wilderness.
Grade 1-5 Rangers of the North: Winter Survival Join the Rangers of the North. Keep watch in the winter lands and train in essential winter survival skills: shelter, fire, and winter wildlife tracking.
Grade 1-5 Survivor Games Welcome to the Survivor Games! Train wilderness skills, tracking, and archery. Join your team and others for fun and friendly games of action-packed adventure.
Grade 1-5 It's a Trap: Survival Engineering Build, detect, and disarm all manner of traps. Explore the woodlands to engineer and craft survival tools and shelters. Make safe human traps for fun stealth scenarios.
Grade 6-10 Rangers Survival: Stealth & Bow Train in stealth, archery, and wilderness survival. Learn camouflage for invisibility and the ancient skill of archery.
Grade 6-10 Rangers Rescue: Tracking, Search, and Survival Develop essential search and rescue skills. Navigate and stay “found” in the wilderness. Train in human tracking and how to care for the survival of others.
Grade 6-10 Rangers Recon: Stealth & Evasion Learn the arts of survival while evading other Ranger teams. Prepare for the ultimate Rangers mission using foam arrows and stealth.
Grade 6-10 Rangers Survival: Knife & Axe Master vital tools for forest craft: the axe, knife, and campfire. Make fire without matches and carve woodworking projects. Train in wilderness survival skills.