Wilderness Way School

A Journey to Wisdom for Anyone Interested in Primitive Skills and Wilderness Living

Wilderness Way School is an authentic learning experience for those wishing to connect to the natural world through time-tested survival skills and field education. Classes are experiential and combine lecture with hands-on learning from field experts. Each class focuses on a particular skill and the classroom is 40 acres of woods, meadows a small lake, footpath and a small stream. Each course teaches you how to relate to the wilderness without modern tools or amenities, and to trust yourself in nature. Learn how to use the plants around you for sustenance and medicine, flint knap a tool, start a fire without a match, track an animal and tanning techniques. See their website for a list of classes.


744 Glenmary Drive, Owego, NY 13827