Primitive Pursuits

Fall Homeschool & After School Program Registration is Now Open!

Just one week of camp to go
August 25 - 29 - We have a few spots - are you in??!

Call the office at 272-2292 ext. 195 today to claim your adventure!

Register for your CAMP Today!

Unmatched adventure ahead! Join us this summer for bow making, hide tanning, silent stalking, food gathering, game playing and more!

Location. Location. Location.
Try a new location this year! Join us at 4-H Acres in Ithaca, the Ellis Hollow Community Center, Y-Adventure Land on West Hill, Finger Lakes National Forest in Hector, or Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County.


Get Out and Stay Out this Fall!



We're Hiring an Environmental Educator

Environmental Educator, 4-H Youth Development (Full-time/Benefits Eligible) Application Deadline: August 28, 2014. Create and implment experiential outdoor adventures for diverse groups of youth in the context of wilderness survival andnaturalist skills. Read the Position Announcement (199 kb, pdf) for more information, Position Description (106 kb, pdf) and apply via Taleo. Questions about the position should be addressed to Jed Jordan, Primitive Pursuits Co-Director, at or 607-272-2292.  

Primitive Pursuits People

Primitive Pursuits is a community of educators, campers, parents and community partners. The strength of the programs comes from passion and devotion to education and the outdoor environment.

Rebecca Muellers

Long Island Program Coordinator & Field Staff

Rebecca is over the moon about engaging children outside in ways that empower them.

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