Join our Rangers Guild! Train in the arts of stealth, archery, and wilderness survival.
A school-year program that teaches skills 1 weekend a month.
Make new friends while learning skills of outdoor leadership. Share in adventures with a team of like-minded peers. With dedication and hard work, an Apprenticeship can grow into a lifelong study of ancient skills:
Wilderness Survival Learn skills of shelter, fire with no matches, and wild plants while immersed in the arts of wilderness survival. Train archery and woodworking for forest craft.
Tracking & Navigation Delve into the amazing world of wildlife by practicing to become a master tracker. Hone the craft of outdoor navigation. Follow the trails of deer, elk, fox, and more.
Stealth & Invisibility Study our special Rangers stealth practice, the Curriculum of Shadows. Follow an ancient path that teaches lessons of awareness and resiliency through ecology, empathy, and leadership.
Our Apprenticeship Mentors are experienced educators teaching authentic skills. They are facilitators of growth through the power of nature and community.
How It Works
1 weekend a month, September - May. At our Monthly Training Weekends, Apprentices join a team of friends learning from expert mentors. See below for dates and available schedules.
Single Saturdays - 1 Saturday per month; 8:45 AM - 4:00 PM. Available for Grades 1-8. The most flexibility for families.
Overnight Weekends - 1 orientation Saturday and 8 Friday-Sunday overnight trips. For overnight weekends, check in is at 6 PM on Friday, and check out is at 3:30 PM on Sunday. Available for Grades 6-12. Our most immersive experience.
- Graduation Day community picnic - Saturday May 30
- Holiday Family Party - Saturday December 14
- Additional optional Community & Family Events - Dates Vary
- Monthly community skills night - 2nd Wednesday of the month, September - May
- Mora wood carving knife
TuitionTuition is divided into 9 equal monthly payments after a $75 deposit, or may be paid in full in mid-August for a 5% discount.
Single Saturdays: Tuition is $1,495 ($166 per month)
Overnight Weekends- 1 Saturday and 8 Weekend Overnight Trips: Tuition is $2,475 ($275 per month)