May 21st, June 15th &
2018 Registration Now Open
Wild Plants Apprenticeship
Learn to decode the mystery of animal tracks
2018-2019 program schedule now posted
Our mission at Earth Tracks is to provide high-quality experiential education for people who want to connect with the natural world in a deep and powerful way. We have been successfully guiding and mentoring people for over 15 years and provide a unique perspective and style of nature-based education.
Whether you are looking for an experience for yourself, friends, or family, or a custom program for your group or organization, Earth Tracks can help you make this happen.
We specialize in
- Plant Uses (Identification, Foraging, Edible and Medicinal, Herbalism, Stewardship, and Utilitarian uses)
- Wildlife Tracking/Naturalist Studies
- Deep Nature Connection programs for children and adults
- Wilderness Canoe Trips
We also offer programs relating to bushcraft and wilderness living skills, bird language/awareness and earth philosophy. At Earth Tracks we guide people in learning how to live a life in close relationship to the earth through quality education, mentoring, and direct experience. We invite you to come and join us in this adventure.
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More photos of our canoe trips, youth programs, and workshops are now online
Recent Blog Posts
This was a weekend all about using our hands, and exploring the many expressions of plants. Whether it’s their fibre, fruit or physical structure. We spent the weekend playing with some of the many crafty, utilitarian ways to work with plants ! We started first with learning about friction fire, a skill practiced for centuries, […]
Day two of the Medicinal herb weekend started with a calm morning of exploring some of the many plant-books and doing some journaling. Then we ventured up the road to the Krughurst Forest! What a magical spot! We admired some Swamp Milkweed, and pondered where the milkweed pods come from, does each flower turn into […]
This weekend had our tastebuds tingling! The weekend was all about the taste of herbs, and how we can understand and learn so much about the actions and impacts of herbs on our body just by their flavor! We used this handy flavor wheel to connect the flavor of a herb with the constituents within […]
The day started with an extended opening circle; discussing gratitude and how to give back to the land in a good way in a world that doesn’t always reflect nature connected values. The vulnerability shared and the questions asked were thought provoking and emotionally charged; it felt good to discuss the various issues with people […]
“The Earth is the ultimate provider and for countless generations our ancestors knew how to survive and live in harmony with nature. By learning and practicing these skills we begin to experience nature in an ancient and meaningful way.”
– Alexis Burnett