August 2017 Weekend
Receive your Field Guide and meet your camp hosts.Nellie Davis
Meet & Greet + Wine Tasting
Get to know other campers over local wine.
Enjoy a fresh meal.
Hands-on Bushcraft Fire Workshop
From Ötzi to Ishi: Embracing the Indigenous From daily needs & essentials to patterns & principles found in skills, art and craft, this hands-on demonstration serves to further define of our ancient past. Explore the relationship to nature, the socio-cultural patterns, and the ultimate similarities of our varied human race through the lives of two examples: Otzi, the Paleolithic iceman found in the Italian Alps; and Ishi, the last of the Yana, who emerged into the eyes of western world in 1911 in Oroville, CA. During this class, students will get a change to examine a variety of objects, tools and creations, as well as make fire by friction through the use of the handrill.Timo Granzotti
Live Fireside Acoustic music by Grace Hayes.Grace Hayes
Late Night Stargazing
Enjoy a campfire stoked with a complimentary S'mores Bar.
Nature Photo Hike with Matthew McIver
Explore the beautiful meadows and serenity of the Sierra Nevada's with award-winning photographer, Matthew McIver. He will guide you along with analog cameras in hand to slow down the process of rapid fire shutter fingers and help you conceptualize a photograph before the shutter is even pressed. The theory and rules of photography and film processing techniques will be discussed in this workshop.Matthew McIver
Writing and Journaling with Jonas Ellison
Transformative Journaling Take that journal out of the junk drawer, dust it off, and bring it out yonder.Self-awareness is more important than ever in today’s world where everyone is essentially their own brand. Attunement to self is as much a spiritual exercise as it is a practical business move.There’s not many mediums that bolster self-awareness than journaling. Transformative Journaling is journaling on spiritual steroids. Jonas Ellison creates a safe, candid space to take campers on a spiritual journey where they can harness the power of self-awareness in their lives.
Team Building Challenge Course
How far can you push yourself? Both a mental and physical work out, this challenge course was built specifically to encourage valuable team building and critical thinking skills.
Campfire Lecture - MINDFUL TECH WITH JESS DAVIS
Join this intimidate conversation to learn actionable items to create boundaries and make technology work for you when you get back to reality. Q & A.Jess Davis