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School Year Programs
Weekend Apprenticeships & More!

Options include Monthly Weekend Apprenticeships, After School, Weekday Homeschool or Full-Time Forest School.

Trackers Earth's long-term mentoring programs develop skills of outdoor leadership. Youth and teens discover their own connection to friends, nature, and community.


In our School Year programs, youth and teens find...

Friends & Social Connection

Guided by Trackers Educators, kids and teens discover lasting friendships and share outdoor adventures. Apprentices return year after year to study with friends and mentors.

Skills & Nature Connection

Students explore the outdoors and traditional crafts. Through hands-on discovery, they learn life lessons of resilience, thoughtfulness, and meaningful connections to the natural world.

Mentoring & Leadership

Apprenticeships cultivate leadership skills rooted in community and stewardship. Our Mentors are experienced educators, guiding students to take ownership of their own learning.

Weekend Apprenticeships

Monthly Weekend Programs for Youth

Apprenticeships occur one weekend a month from Fall to Spring.
Many subjects and schedule options are available. Choose your Apprenticeship...

Outdoor Apprenticeship (Grade K-1)
Forest Craft, Farming & Fishing
Grade K-1 Young kids get nature connection and learn real outdoor skills. Forest Craft, Farming, Fishing & more!
Trackers Apprenticeship
Rangers, Wilders, Mariners, Artisans
Grade 2-5 or 6-12 Train in all the Trackers Skills: Wilderness Survival, Archery, Farming, Boating, Fishing & more!
Rangers Apprenticeship
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Stealth, Archery, Survival Skills
Grade 2-5 & 6-12 Train in stealth, archery & wilderness survival with a small team of students and expert educators.
Mariners Apprenticeship
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Fishing, Boats & Foraging
Grade 2-5 Chart a course with our Mariners: fishing, foraging, boating, survival & outdoor cooking.
Wilders Apprenticeship
Animals, Farms & Wild Crafts
Grade 2-5 Hands-on learning in Folk & Farm Craft: animals, gardens, wild plants & homesteading.
Outdoor Adventure
Rock Climbing
Hike, Paddle, Climb
Grade 2-5 & 6-12 Develop leadership and outdoor skills while kayaking, rock climbing, backpacking, and more.
Blacksmithing Apprenticeship
Anvil, Forge & Fire
Grade 5-12 Apprentice with our expert blacksmith. Make tools, art & other crafts. Blacksmithing or Knifemaking options.

School Day Classes

Our school day courses offer after school, full-time forest school, and homeschool program options.

After School
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Trackers Club
1 afternoon a week, 7 week sessions
Grade K-12 Award-winning after school activities.
2022-2023 After School Available Soon!
Wilders Garden
Weekday Adventures
1 day a week, 7 week terms
Ages 7-11 Outdoor programs for Bay Area homeschool, independent study, and online school families.
2022-2023 Homeschool Available Now!
**Flexible Payment Plans Available**
Micro School
Micro School
3 days a week
Grade K-8 Part-Time Education Outdoors