In Dirt We Trust: Wilderness Wisdom and Survival Smarts

In a world dominated by computers, our knowledge and understanding of the natural world is becoming a lost skill. Our TFT call to arms: “More green time, less screen time” emphasizes the importance of getting outdoors to explore and appreciate all that nature has to offer. 

Imagine if we had to survive without any of our modern conveniences. How would we find our way around? What would we eat and drink? How would we keep ourselves safe, warm, and healthy? This week, we will learn a myriad of valuable outdoor tips and tricks that can be useful whether you are hiking in the wilderness or just exploring in a local park. Learn to garden and discover the edible plants that grow right here in the Bay Area, practice map-reading and develop other navigational skills, build a shelter, pack a practical survival kit, and much more!