Primitive Pursuits

Get Out and Stay Out with Primitive Pursuits!

Event: Winter Dressing Workshop

Saturday, November 15th, 3 - 5PM  

Winter is a magical time for children to be outside, but how do you keep them warm and
comfortable so they will play happily outdoors for hours? Find out at this one hour workshop!

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Wilderness Skills Instructor Certification (WSIC)

Join a band of seekers, pushing each other in skills & awareness. Follow the tracks of the wild ones, learn from skilled mentors AND how to share these skills with the next generation!

Find out more about our rigorous 180-Hour program covering primitive technology skills, naturalist skills and teaching methods in one of our upcoming info sessions.

Youth: School Break Days!

Fire & Ice Days: January 19th and 30th

Join us as we practice the skills of winter wilderness living and true survival with our forest home as our classroom, playground and sanctuary. Don't let the day go to waste!



WSIC Info Session
Dates, Times & Locations:

Thursday, November 20, 7-8 pm
Cornell University, Bartles Hall, B01

Tuesday, December 9, 7-8 pm
Cornell Cooperative Extension, Room A

To get email updates about our program and additional info sessions dates in 2015 

Text 'PRIMITIVE' to 228-28

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Primitive Pursuits People

Sean Cornell

Field Staff

Meet Sean, who grew up exploring the streams and woods near his parent's home on the southern edge of Syracuse New York.

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