May, June &
Wild Plants Apprenticeship
Learn to decode the mystery of animal tracks
Wildlife Tracking in Algonquin Park
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
I decided to try a new format and make a slideshow video and see how it all works out. It was a process in learning how to do this sort of thing, but I hope it is watchable.
Written by Tamara Anderson, February 16th, 2020 At some point between February 13th and 15th, two wolves travelled through the Sunday Creek Bog in Algonquin Park and captured our hearts by letting us uncover and share a few moments of their lives. In the early hours of the morning on Thursday, February 13th, the temperature […]
Boyne River Valley Saturday, January 18th Kinglets sing Are you listening? On the trail, Snow is glistening A beautiful river, We’re happy together Tracking in a winter wonderland In the forest, we can see a deer bed And a cosy den for porcupines, We’ll follow mink trails And beaver chews As we follow the Boyne […]
We met up at the Kinghurst Forest, a snow covered forest I hadn’t been to since the tracking evaluation in the previous year of the apprenticeship. It was just as wintery last March as it was this November, ideal for picking up on a set of fresh tracks and trailing an animal for a while. […]
“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