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Boiling water with pine box containers

  • Boston Outdoor School 131 Walnut Street Saugus, MA, 01906 United States (map)
Boiling water with pine box containters
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What if you are lost in the woods with no filter to purify water or metal pot to boil it? In this class you will learn how to obtain water, make a pine bark container, and boil water in it! 

Instructor: Tim “Primitim” Swanson

Tim has been involved with primitive skills for over 15 years. His teaching style accommodates any age due to his playful and light-hearted attitude along with an informative and in depth approach to the natural world. Tim has taught primitive skills all over the northeast including at Unity College, Bryant Pond 4H Camp, True North Wilderness Therapy Program, Belfast Community Outreach Program in Education, Wingate Wilderness Therapy, The Umbrella Community Arts Center, Nashua River Watershed Association, and Groton Wellness Holistic Healing Center. For more information on Tim’s work, visit his website at

Earlier Event: October 26
Mindful Nature Experience
Later Event: November 2
Introduction to Wilderness Survival