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Weekend Survival Intensive

  • Boston Outdoor School 131 Walnut Street Saugus, MA, 01906 United States (map)
Weekend Survival Intensive
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Meeting Saturday and departing Sunday, you will learn the core basics of survival. This is an introductory level course that will set you up for years of practice. Specific topics we cover will vary from season to season.

Overnight, 2 days 9 am Saturday to 5pm Sunday

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: December 2
Wilderness First Responder
Later Event: December 21
Cordage from Plants