May, June &
July 2019 - New Schedule Coming Soon
2019 Registration Now Open
Wild Plants Apprenticeship
Learn to decode the mystery of animal tracks
2019-2020 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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Recent Blog Posts
Overcast and windy for most of the day until around 2:45ish when a light rain began. 8-10°C Waxing Crescent 44% We began the day with an opening circle on the sidewalk across the road from some newly constructed and in the midst of constructed houses, edging on to an old sandy quarry and mixed […]
Twas December 2nd Written by Tamara Anderson ‘Twas December 2nd, when all through the house Plant apprentices made medicines, some with calendula flowers. The salves were made on the stove top with care, In hopes that there would be plenty to share; We learned about the folk method for making tinctures And the […]
This weekend was all about warmth! We received a warm welcome from Bobbi, Alexis, River and Violet when we arrived. Throughout the weekend I felt the warmth of being surrounded by friends and warmth in the cozy farm house and hanging around the woodstove. The heart of the weekend was in the kitchen, were we […]
On Saturday, November 3rd, 2018, the Earth Tracks plant apprentices met at the Mono Forest Tract – one of fourteen Dufferin County Forest tracts located across Dufferin County. Alexis recommended using all of our senses when harvesting roots. He reminded everyone that we are often taking the life of the plants when we harvest the […]
“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