Summer Camp

Summer Camps 2018 –


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

Nature Adventure Ages 4-8 : Campers gain 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.  
3 Weeks to Choose From:
June 25th-June 29th 

July 23rd -July 27th  

August 13th -August 17th 
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
This Camp is now Full. 
Email to be added to waitlist 
(It’s very common for more space to become available for folks on the waitlist, so don’t hesitate to sign up!) 
Survival Skills and the Art of Invisibility Ages 8-13:
Survival Skills taken to the 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!
July 9th- July 13th (Hunting)




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.
August 6th- August 10th