Nature hikes explore intriguing surroundings at a leisurely pace, much like a photography class held in a thick bog of quicksand. Let it all sink in with this Groupon.
Choose from Four Options
- C$29 for a wild edible plants hike for one (C$99 value)
- C$29 for an outdoor survival skill and disaster preparation class for one (C$99 value)
- C$55 for a wild edible plants hike for two (C$198 value)
- C$55 for an outdoor survival skill and disaster preparation class for two (C$198 value)<p>
During plants hikes, participants learn how to identify and forage for wild edible and medicinal plants. The hike lets people identify and sample 50–75 species and includes a wild edibles booklet. Hikes take place May 31 at Humber Valley Toronto, June 7 at the Woodend Niagara region, and June 14 at Cootes in Hamilton.<p>
The outdoor survival skill and disaster preparation class teaches participants how to survive in the outdoors by constructing a survival kit, building fire and a shelter, and choosing backup gear and equipment for off-the-grid survival. The 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. class takes place April 5 at Humber Valley Toronto, April 12 at the Woodend Niagara region, and April 19 at Cootes in Hamilton.<p>
WSC Survival School, Inc.
WSC Survival School, Inc.'s director David Arama is one of Canada's foremost survival experts. He has appeared on TSN's The Great Outdoorsman show and The Weather Network News, has taught outdoor classes for 30 years, and he has written several survival manuals.
His school's classes include everything from kayaking and orienteering to an outdoor survival course, where students learn how to build a fire, erect shelter, and take a selfie looking fierce in strategically placed mud. His hiking for wild edibles class challenges participants to forage for more than 50 species of edible and medicinal plants.
“come prepared with your own equipment like hatchet, knives, flints etc,”
“It was a great introductory course and David is really a pleasure to be around. I highly recommend it and it was light and fun. :-)”
“My husband & I absolutely loved our edible & medicinal plants hike with David. He is the most captivating and knowledgeable guide we have met and we look forward to...”
“My husband & I absolutely loved our edible & medicinal plants hike with David. He is the most captivating and knowledgeable guide we have met and we look forward to more outdoor adventures with WSC in the near future. ”