February School Of The Forest Plans

We’re running the February School Of The Forest class on Saturday, February first. We’ve added the class handouts to the SOTF page. Click on course date from the yellow box on the left to download a pdf about that day.

For the February first class, you can also get the information sheet by clicking this link: February School Of The Forest.


  • Bread On A Stick
  • Fire Lighting
  • Tripod construction


  • Nature Skill: Tracking. Gait Patterns
  • Plants of the day: Eastern Hemlock and Yew
  • Knife skills of the day: Batoning
  • Bird of the day: Crow
  • Wild food of the day: Wintergreen Tea


  • Craft of the day: Feather Sticks, Predator Call


  • Coyote vs. Hare Tag
  • Stuffing Game
  • Predator And Prey

Winter Gear:

  • Toboggans And Sleds
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