Survival Camp with Mark Wienert

Survival Camp with With Mark Wienert

Lifesong Wilderness Adventures,

offers exclusive outdoor wilderness survival education specializing in hands-on exponential personal instruction in basic and advanced wilderness survival, bush-craft, nature awareness, and animal tracking skills.

Since 1994, Mark Wienert

has offered wilderness survival training and extreme adventure for both adults and teens with overnight camps running 3 to 28 days in northern California, Oregon, and Texas.

 Our 21st year of Wilderness Survival Camp Adventures!

Debris Hut LOST-Texas 2015

Survival Camp with Mark Wienert

Licensed Outfitter and Guide

Wienert is a licensed outfitter and guide with the State of Oregon and has been teaching wilderness survival and nature awareness skills professionally since 1994. Mark is a registered Coos County Search and Rescue volunteer and a member of the Oregon Sheriffs Association.

Where to Start

Survival camps for Men and Women. If you are not quite sure where to start and you are new to camping we recommend either one of these two excellent programs:

First Circle Camp

held every May, August, and September at our Northern California primitive field camps near Mount Shasta.


L.O.S.T.- TX Survival Training

held each March near Austin Texas

Both programs deliver superior wilderness and nature skills training while increasing your ability to adapt to a new reality as you use your newly acquired knowledge in real situations.

Teen Wilderness Summer Adventure Camp

Yes, we offer 3 great adventure camps for teens 14 and older. Please visit our Teen Camp page to learn more about these exciting and fun outdoor adventures for your son or daughter.

What to expect

During your stay with us, you will not only learn important, essential, and empowering survival skills, you will also gain valuable hands-on experience and a deeper understanding of the natural world. Our camps provide a friendly and professional environment for you to learn more about wilderness survival and grow your confidence.

What’s next at Lifesong Wilderness Adventures – California?

Adult Camps 2015

For the months of May and September, Lifesong Wilderness Adventures Circle camp series are offered back to back. Which include; First and Second Circle, and THE EDGE extreme adventure camp.

For August, we offer the adult 28 day wilderness Immersion adventure, First Circle camp and our ever popular; THE EDGE.

Get away from it all

and be immersed in the rhythm and flow of nature while learning empowering wilderness survival, bush-craft, and nature awareness skills. Lifesong’s 28 day Immersion Camp – California held May and August, is just minutes drive north of Mount Shasta California. Registration is closing soon for the May course contact us for an application today.

Teen Wilderness Adventures in California

June and July we offer summer outdoor adventure courses for teens in northern California near Mount Shasta.
Ages 14-18. one week, two weeks, and 28 days of adventure, learning, and fun for your son and daughter. Visit our teen summer adventure page to learn more.

CONTACT  Mark and make it happen today.


Adult Survival Training and Adventure Camps – California

wilderness survival camp, wild edibles, nature awareness, bush-craft, outstanding outdoor adventure for adults in California.

Survival skills are personally empowering and fun to learn. Regardless of your experience level in the outdoors I have uniquely designed my adult camp so you too can learn and develop the awesome skills of wilderness survival.


Wilderness Survival Training in Texas

standard and advanced survival training, wild edible plants, challenging bush-craft skills. Camps include L.O.S.T. – Texas and A Scouts Path.

At Texas camp, the type of knowledge, training, and certainty of action gives you the edge during any crisis. L.O.S.T-Texas survival training is much more than learning how to respond in a crisis. The skills and techniques you develop during this course are also doorways to a greater and richer experience in the world of nature.


Teen Wilderness Adventure Camp – California

education in outdoor skills, leadership training, challenge and adventure for teens

Teens find our co-ed teen adventure summer camps in California fun and exciting. Our teen camps are filled with adventure and challenge at every turn. Teens learn valuable survival skills just like adults, which include fire craft, shelter making, the sacred hunt, animal tracking, and hiking skills.

Along with these important skills, teens also develop life lessons and leadership skills in a supportive, positive, and fun outdoor wilderness environment. We offer co-ed summer adventure camps for teens ages 14 +.


Survival School Weekend – California

the perfect way to begin your training in basic, practical, and useful survival skills in the span of a weekend

Survival School – Weekend Training.  Maybe you are nervous about jumping in for a whole week and just want to get your feet wet, no worries, Survival School Weekend – CA fits your needs.

Some survival skills are so simple, you’ll be saying to yourself, “Why didn’t I think of that!” Other skills will challenge and help you think of alternatives instead of bemoaning the loss of a lighter or worrying about the coming darkness.

The rugged Klamath country of northern California with its amazing diversity in plants and wildlife make the California Survival School weekend – California packed full of learning and adventure.


Oregon Survival School

one and two day outdoor survival and bush-craft training at our Oregon location offers courses in basic, practical, and useful survival skills including survival shelter, fire craft, animal and man tracking, coastal wild plants, and intro survival trapping – Oregon

Oregon Survival School – the rugged and beautiful Oregon coast offers a variety of opportunities to practice and learn basic and advanced wilderness survival skills. The Oregon coast known for its rain forest habitat will challenge even the best in fire making and survival shelter skills.

About Mark Wienert of Lifesong Wilderness Adventures


Train to live, train to survive.”

~Mark Wienert

Lifesong Wilderness Adventures was founded by Mark Wienert in 1994.  Mark is a professional survival instructor, consultant, search and rescue instructor, and an expert in wilderness survival and nature awareness training.

Mark has taught professionally for over 20 years with an emphasis on the art of wilderness survival, bush-craft, nature awareness, and both animal and man tracking.

His approach to wilderness survival education is extremely effective. Mark developed the curriculum to make it one of the most empowering training courses available. Specifically, he uses the perfect blend of hands-on exponential experience to raise each client’s skill level dramatically.


When you attend Survival Camp with Mark Wienert you enter an exciting world of exploration, adventure, and wonder. The skills imparted empower and deepen your connection and awareness to the natural world.



and make it happen today.