Expeditions – Adult Wilderness Skills Courses

Conservation College Poster 2016 B copySummer Adult Expeditions run Sunday-Friday and are lead by our highly-trained teaching staff with expertise in many different earth skills. Expeditions are geared towards students 28 and under.

June 23-28, 2019 Expedition: Backcountry Leadership – Wilderness Conservation, Navigation & Risk Management in sagebrush canyonlands east of Mt. Rainier.

June 30 – July 5, 2019 Training Camp: Teaching Nature: Training for Environmental Educators & Nature Guides at Millersylvania State Park near Olympia.

July 7-12, 2019 Expedition: Wilderness Survival Training & Trek running simultaneously with the advanced Zombie Apocalypse (survival navigation) and Primal Fusion (bushcraft living) with prerequisite.

July 14-19, 2019 Expedition: Tracking Wolf Country – From Birds to Bears geared for ages 28 and under.

July 28 – Aug 2, 2019 Training Camp: Wild Cooking, Ethnobotany & Herbal Expedition for ages 14-20 and older if enrolled in our apprenticeship program.

August 4-9, 2019 Training Camp: Scout Philosophy & Mentoring for ages 14-20 and older if enrolled in our apprenticeship program.

August 18-23, 2019 Training Camp: Traditional Tech: Classical Crafts of the Ancient Artisan for ages 14-20 and older if enrolled in our apprenticeship program.

Want to go further in depth? Apply for our full-time summer residential programs:

The Earth Skills Teaching Apprenticeship is our hallmark program for students who want to learn wilderness skills in a fast-paced, outdoor setting.

The Blue Skye Farm Internship is available for participants who want to learn entrepreneurial homesteading, sustainability and “permaculture” which is a revolutionary lifestyle of appropriate living that cultivates the home environment in a way that benefits nature and humans.

Or check out our Weekend Workshops