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
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 […]
Tracking in Algonquin, February 2018 February’s tracking weekend took place in Algonquin Park. Our focus? The sexy area megafauna: Moose, Wolf, Otter and Marten. Here’s a phrase not often associated with Algonquin: Not much snow! Temperature fluctuations this winter have created a snowpack just a foot deep, most of it melted snow that’s frozen again, […]
Tracking Apprenticeship Jan 21, 2018 There is so much to learn from our Tracking apprenticeship. I am still discovering ways in which tracking is teaching me, not just about animals and nature, but about the basics of what is it to be a conscious human being in the world. It has been years now I […]
“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