Fire Making Methods
Knowledge for Every Level
Noticing Nature Walk
Local Alberta species
Indoor and outdoor portions
Edible and Medicinal Plants
Do-Touch Interactive Natural History Event: All Ages
Want to learn about animals and traditional skills?
Want a fun, educational activity for all ages?
We believe the funnest way to learn is hands-on and asking questions! Adam Hope, naturalist with a BSc in Animal Biology and Jess Wilde, wilderness educator, will be bringing the coolest natural items they have made or found.
Thiel's Greenhouse Day
Collaboration of a falconer, entomology specialists and Jess Wilde at Thiel's Greenhouse in Bruderheim.
Kids Nature Day
Nature Connection Exercises
Exploring Edible And Medicinal plants
Predator Vs. Prey Tag Game
About the instructor
Jess Wilde is passionate about wilderness survival skills. She loves to combine traditional skills with modern tools, and serious instruction with educational games. She has taught people from ages 7-55 and is a wilderness skills enthusiast. In her spare time you can find her doing anything from hiking and foraging to making tools and baskets.
Get in Touch
Paul Kirtley is from the UK and his blog is filled with informative and inspirational articles. This article discusses pushing your comfort zone and why you should never stop learning.
Wilderness Immersion Benefits
Forest bathing is a newer term for immersing yourself in the wilderness. Studies are being conducted on the effects on stress levels and happiness levels.