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
Today was such a magical day, I am grateful for all the beautiful beings who shared the day the with us. The morning started slow and calm as we all gathered ourselves together in preparation for the day, munching on the delicious muffins and perfectly sour rhubarb, banana, honey, chia seed (and more) jam lovingly […]
The Earth Tracks Edible Wilds weekend began at the Kinghurst Forest reserve. The sound of a goshawk greeted the plant apprentices as they arrived. Alexis presented a plant mystery to solve – to identify a tiny, irregular flower with four parts. After much debate, the little plant was identified as a species of Speedwell. The […]
After going home from a fufilling day of plant adventures, there was still another day of fun to look forward to! On Sunday the sun was shining but there was still a refreshing chill in the air as we all arrived and gravitated to a sun-soaked spot in the field near the trail entrance. We started […]
The first weekend of 2018’s Plant Apprenticeship began on a cloudy morning along a special spot on the Bruce Trail near Orangeville. We started the day with a circle where we shared gratitude, our names, goals and some logistics about the Plant Apprenticeship and all the fun to come! Soon we left the company of […]
“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