Bear Trail: Winter Living Skills

Offered to ages 12-70+
Pre-requisite: Wood, Bone, Hide and Stone


The natural conditions of the Winter season provides some of the most challenging and insightful lessons available through nature. Here there is little margin or error as our skills reach perfection and our thoughts and actions become more fluid and decisive. Winter skills covered: winter shelters, travel and navigation, snowshoe and pack-frame making, advanced fire techniques, hide tanning for: insulated clothing, mukluks, hats, gloves and socks, winter trapping and hunting, pecking and grinding stone tools and more. A safe and rewarding winter experience will be shared as well as a gained confidence for all seasons.

Tuition: $675 per week