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Outdoor Adventures

Programs for all ages

There are a number of opportunities to explore backyards, swamps, marshes, and forests and become familiar with the plants and animals that live there. Programs promote getting outdoors and connecting with nature while developing skills for being outdoors.

Foraging – identify, gather and prepare wild plants to use for food and medicine.

Wild Herb Farmacy – Learn to make lotions, potions, oils, and salves for health and wellness.

Wilderness Survival Skills – develop basic survival skills for being outdoors, including food, water, shelter, firemaking, tracking, and more;

Wetland Wildlife – explore ocean and bay waters to discover the plants and animals that live there.

Customized tours can be scheduled to accommodate groups orindividuals. Rates vary depending on group size and needs.

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Wilderness Survival

False Cape State Park, Virginia Beach, VA

10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

Develop basic survival skills while hiking and exploring the maritime forest, dunes, and marshes at False Cape State Park. The cost is $25/person and includes transportation into the park, educational materials, and taste samples.

The cost is $25/person and includes transportation into the park, educational materials, and taste samples.

For more information and to register - email: wildfood@cox.net

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Tasting Tours 

Roots & Shoots – Sunday, November 19, 2017  •  1-3:00 p.m.

Fall and winter is the time when nutrients are being stored in the roots and seeds of annuals and biennials are germinating. Join us on the farm to dig for roots and gather emerging shoots of wild greens for soup and salad.

Suggested Donation: $15/person; children under 12 are free

For more information and to register – email: wildfood@cox.net