summercamp

All Camps are Monday-Friday, 9 am-3 pm at the Grand Traverse Commons.

nature adventure

Ages 4-8

hands on experience

…with plants, trees, mammals, tracking, birds and wilderness skills all while playing, exploring and following their own passions! Instructors work with the kids and the natural world to foster healthy and empowering relationships between nature, community and self.

Camps are now full

Wilderness Survival

Ages 8-13

Wild Foods, Natural Shelter,

…Knife and Fire Safety, Group Survival. Campers have lots of immersive fun with our place-based and hands-on learning style. We delve into each topic throughout the week and create our own village by the end, learning to meet all needs of survival while working together.

June 18th-June 22nd

survival skills + the art of invisibility

Ages 8-13

Survival Skills taken Next Level

…with Natural Camouflage, Tracking, Trailing and Bird Language. Fun, Immersive, Experiential, Place-Based Learning. Whether a brand new or seasoned camper, this camp will take us all deeper into our skills, awareness, and potential!

Camps are now full.

Survival Skills of the Hunter-Gatherer

Ages 8-13

Fun, Immersive, Experiential

…Place-Based Learning. Tracking, Trailing, Trapping, Bows and Arrows, Atlatls, Digging Sticks, Gathering Baskets.

We will learn from the methods of our ancient ancestors as we sharpen our own skillets and potential.

Camps are now full.