Survival Camp with Mark Wienert

Wilderness survival camps, adult, and teen, from Lifesong Wilderness Adventures in California, Texas, Oregon specializing in basic and advanced wilderness survival; nature awareness; bushcraft; and, animal tracking skills.

Survival Camp with Mark Wienert

Adult Survival Training with Mark Wienert

2016: 22 exciting years of outdoor adventure training

Survival – Bushcraft – Primitive Skills – Adventure

Since 1994, Survival Camp with Mark Wienert has specialized in hands-on personal training in basic, advanced, and expert-level wilderness survival skills for people just like you. Wienert’s goal is simple; to raise your skill and comfort level in the outdoors dramatically!

Join us at camp, you will be happy you did.

California Adult Survival Training and Adventure Camp 

wilderness survival, wild edibles, nature awareness, bushcraft, outstanding outdoor adventure, adults, in California

Adults, begin your California survival training  this October 16-21, 2016 with

First Circle Camp

Training for the Pacific Crest Trail or in your face extreme adventure?



Wilderness Survival Training in Texas

standard and advanced survival training, wild edible plants, challenging bushcraft skills

everything you need to know to get started in wilderness survival and nature awareness training


Survival School Weekend – California

three-day intro survival training – CA

Oregon Survival School

one and two-day animal tracking, fire making, bushcraft, wild plants – Oregon 

fall – winter – spring – classes in Oregon

California Teen Wilderness Adventure Camp

 outdoor skills, leadership training, challenge, teen summer adventure

group wilderness adventure camping California teens

The Way

The Way, deepening our connection to life and nature.

Coming this August 2016

Custom Survival Training

one-on-one or group custom survival training

Survival Camp with Mark Wienert


Survival Camp with Mark Wienert

Mark Wienert of Lifesong Wilderness Adventures

Since 1994 Lifesong Wilderness Adventures has offered survival training in basic, advanced, and expert level wilderness skills.  The skills you need to survive and thrive in the outdoors during an emergency.

Lifesong’s survival and nature awareness skills are the best way to reach your goal of competence in emergency survival and outdoor living for both Men, Women, and teens.

First Time Camping?

If you have never slept in a tent or under the stars in the great outdoors, then you’re in for a treat. Lifesong is the best choice to build your confidence. We are your first-time camping professionals, we will teach you how.

We are a fun, friendly, and professional outdoor company. We have been teaching people just like you outdoor skills and how to camp since 1994.


Please visit our FAQ page for answers to common questions. There are links to help you in your search for camp gear.

Registration Policies and More Services

Read the Registration Policies if you are considering attending Lifesong Wilderness Adventures and before purchasing a camp with us.

The More Services page is where you go to schedule a shuttle if you plan on  arriving by airplane or train. You can also rent a tent and sleeping pad and buy a high-quality survival knife.

If you are looking to attend camp with us during a specific month and week the event Calendar can be helpful for you. Easy to use, just click on the Calendar link.

 Registering for camp is easy

Each specific camp page on the website offers two ways to buy your camp.

      1. a PayPal button available for secure credit card purchases.
      2. buy camp by personal check, money order, or a cashier’s check, by going to the Contact Us page for mailing address and then mail tuition to us by US Post.

Early Registration discounts available for most Camps

Available early registration (ER) discounts are found by using the Pay Pal button. Just click the little black arrow on the right side of the button to view and use the discount. Or if your mailing camp tuition to us make sure you take advantage of any available discount too.

Discounts are time sensitive register early.

About Lifesong Wilderness Adventures

Folks, we are not a boot camp, a religious organization, or a therapy camp.  We are a nature based adventure company specializing in wilderness survival, nature awareness, and bushcraft skills.

Nature is diverse and so are we.  We welcome both Men, Women, and Teens interested in learning wilderness survival and self-reliance.

Have a question let us know

We want to hear from you and are happy to answer any questions you may have.  So please don’t hesitate to contact us. Go to our Contact Us page and email us a question, drop us a note, or give us a call.

To learn more about your personal survival coach, please Meet Mark Wienert,  Owner and head instructor at Lifesong Wilderness Adventures. Give the gift that keeps on giving year after year. 

Our Facebook Page

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“Hi Mark, This is Qiong W., I attended the Texas survival camp last year and had a wonderful time. When people asked me about my best time in America, I always mentioned my experience during the camp. That was probably my most exciting and memorable adventure I have ever done.” ~Qiong W.

“One of the best experiences of my life was that week I spent in camp with you guys. I talk about it all the time! …….and tell Mark I miss the taste of those delicious California grasshoppers! (actually…..I REALLY miss those buffalo burgers you make! )” Skip M.

“Dear Mark, I wanted to thank you again for a wonderful week, it was very enlightening, humbling and so interesting to get a small glimpse of your wealth of knowledge.  I really walked away with more than I thought I would and it has really put a new perspective on things. I look forward to my next adventure with Lifesong!”    ~Chris W.

“I highly recommend branching out and take a course or two from Lifesong Wilderness Adventures. Mark is an outstanding instructor!!”    ~Roberta K.

“Thanks again, Mark, for a great time. Beautiful setting, excellent instruction, and practical application. An all-around amazing experience. See you again.”   ~Tim B.

“Hi Mark, thank you so much for the amazing experience – expectations exploded :)”    ~Robert K.

“Thank you, Mark, for another amazing summer for my son! Khalil’s smile still has not faded. You are such an inspiration to our young men. best always.”   ~Dana.


Wilderness survival camps, adult, and teen, from Lifesong Wilderness Adventures in California, Texas, Oregon specializing in basic and advanced wilderness survival; nature awareness; bushcraft; and, animal tracking skills.