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Wild-Food and Ecology Tour for Two, Four, or Six from "Wildman" Steve Brill (Up to 61% Off)

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Forage for wild mushrooms, salad greens, fruits, berries, and medicinal herbs while learning about the ecology of local parks and open space

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9 ratings7 reviews
October 19, 2019
Great experience ! We have learned a lot it is very hands on perfect for kids. Whole family loved it and we will go again!
15 ratings4 reviews
October 1, 2019
This was such an informative and interesting experience. We were in the middle of nature eating, picking, and learning about all types of plants.
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September 17, 2019
Awesome experience my boys were skeptical about going n now they’re like we gotta do that again
4 ratings2 reviews
August 26, 2019
Loved the tour! Very educational. Steve was friendly, clear and a great teacher.
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August 19, 2019
I had a fantastic time on the tour , super educational. Met some really great people and enjoyed his passion for sharing his extensive knowledge of plants.
5 ratings3 reviews
August 19, 2019
Steve was an amazing guide, and so knowledgeable! Can't wait to do another tour!!
5 ratings3 reviews
August 2, 2020
We went to our tour today at Central Park and were a little disappointed. It was a gorgeous day and we did learn some, but there wasn’t much walking- it was mostly standing and listening. We learned about 5 different plants and then had a lunch break. We ended up leaving during lunch. I think the tour would be best for smaller children as they might find it the most interesting!
6 ratings4 reviews
December 9, 2018
I went on this tour twice already. I took my daughter. Mr. Brill and his daughter are extremely knowledgeable and fun. This tour is something everyone should do. He lets us taste a samples that he cooked and they are so delicious! There were such nice and cool people on every tour, I will definitely do it again! See you on the trail!
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What You'll Get

The call of the wild is like a call from an elderly grandparent: though you can’t quite make out what’s being said, you feel better about yourself when you answer. Pick up nature’s phone with this voucher.

Choose from Three Options

  • $20.50 for a wild-food and ecology tour for two (up to a $40 value)
  • $36.50 for a wild-food and ecology tour for four (up to an $80 value)
  • $46.50 for a wild-food and ecology tour for six (up to a $120 value)

Naturalist “Wildman” Steve Brill takes groups of kids and adults on walks through the likes of Central Park, Prospect Park, and other public areas throughout the region. On his walks, he teaches participants how to identify and forage for edible and medicinal wild plants and appreciate their time with nature. All tours last several hours. See the schedule for upcoming dates and tour lengths. Specific meet-up spots are listed here.

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires 90 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Reservation required, 24 hour advance notice required. 24hr cancellation notice required or fee up to voucher price may apply for 2-person option; $25 fee may apply for 4- and 6-person options. Not valid for tours sponsored by third parties. Subject to weather. Limit 1 per person, may buy 2 additional as gift(s). May be repurchased every 30 days. Must use promotional value in 1 visit(s). Valid only for option purchased. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

About "Wildman" Steve Brill

"The whole world is my garden," author and naturalist Steve Brill told the Los Angeles Times in 2012—and he means that literally. For more than 32 years, the naturalist has been taking groups into the relative wilds of New York City and beyond to find treasures—edible ones—in parks and other public areas. From identifying mushrooms to knowing where medicinal plants are likely to grow, he helps tour-goers open their eyes to wild foods that have always been right in front of them and even provides recipes to help them make the most of their finds.

Wildman Steve Brill

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