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Great People + Expert Training = Exceptional 

Our team of talented wilderness instructors works behind the scenes and all over the country to give you the best experience possible. Primitive Pursuits programming is brought to life by an eclectic mix of educators, community partners, students, parents and supporters. Read on to learn about our exceptional team.  

"This weekend made me fully realize that Primitive Pursuits is connecting me with the knowledge that I have been wishing to obtain in order to further my career and skill set. It is great to realize I don't need to travel far to gain this amazing knowledge." Z.K., Workshop Participant
"Earth and sky, woods and fields, lakes and rivers, the mountain and the sea, are excellent schoolmasters, and teach some of us more than we can ever learn from books." John Lubbock

Interns & Volunteers

"We tend to block off many of our senses when we're staring at a screen. Nature time can literally bring us to our senses." Richard Louv, Author of 'The Last Child in the Woods'
"Sunset is still my favorite color, and rainbow is second." Mattie Stepanek, Child Poet

Wilderness Year Participants

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