First Circle Outdoor Wilderness Survival Training Camp – CA

First Circle Outdoor Wilderness Survival Training Camp – CA

The Standard in Wilderness Survival, Bushcraft, and Nature Awareness Training.

First Circle Outdoor Wilderness Survival Training

Adult wilderness survival training with Lifesong Wilderness Adventures – California

Location: northern California near Mount Shasta.

Tuition: ~$845.00

Dates: 2016  ~October 16-21 ~OPEN

Dates: 2017 ~May 14-19, 2017  ~OPEN

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First Circle Survival Camp



First Circle Outdoor Wilderness Survival Training

First Circle Outdoor Wilderness Survival Training

First Circle Camp provides expert hands-on training in the skills of wilderness survival.

At camp, you receive personalized one-on-one attention to developing your survival skills in a relaxed, fun, and friendly, learning environment.

Whether you are a first-time camper or an experienced outdoorsman or woman, Wienert’s survival training will help you build a strong foundation in outdoor wilderness survival and nature awareness skills.

First Circle Camp Curriculum

  • survival shelters – modern and primitive
  • clothing – layering and natural insulation
  • water – locate, solar – treatment and filtering systems
  • fire – modern and primitive friction fire
  • wild food – plant, insect, and animal
  • wild plant – medicinal and utilitarian
  • survival knife – style, sharpening, use, and safety
  • primitive hunting tools
  • tracking and nature observation
  • nature awareness
  • the hunt – controlled stillness and movement, stalking and camouflage
  • trapping methods – snare, deadfall
  • survival attitude
  • staying found

These valuable skills imparted to you empower you while deepening your connection and awareness in the outdoors.

First Circle Camp is perfect for both adult women and men to begin their wilderness survival training.

First Circle Outdoor Wilderness Survival Training

Just 6 days spent immersed in nature will develop your awareness, self-reliance, confidence, deep connection, and respect for nature and the outdoors.

It’s the best education on the outdoors you can give yourself.

LWA’s Circle Series of Survival Training

First Circle Camp, is the first of three camps we offer in the Circle series of survival curriculum.

First Circle, is the standard. This is where you begin your exciting adventure.  

Second Circle Camp is the next camp for advanced survival and nature awareness training.

Thirdly, THE EDGE, graduation. Our extreme survival challenge…you will be tested.

Each Circle camp increases your knowledge, experience, and skill level exponentially in the outdoors.  Register today.  You will be happy you did.

More ♦ Camp Info

  • Eligible Students:  adults minimum age 18 – enrollment maximum 20
  • Requirements:   none
  • Duration:  6 days 5 nights
  • Schedule:  begins on a Sunday 4:00 pm – ends on a Friday at 12:00 pm (noon)
  • Location:  4 hours north of San Francisco Bay area, in northern California near Mt Shasta
  • Accommodations:  primitive outdoor camping
  • Meals:  included
  • Equipment:  a registration packet will be supplied after enrollment; tent and sleeping pad rentals are available for $30
  • Transport: shuttle service from Medford, Oregon airport $100; Dunsmuir, CA train station $55; and, Weed, CA Greyhound bus station free
  • We reserve the right to include or omit any of the course topics listed
  • Instructors and Staff: Mark Wienert Jr. owner – founder and head instructor; Staff – Lifesong volunteer students and guest instructor(s)

First Circle Outdoor Wilderness Survival Training Camp. The Standard in Wilderness Survival Training for adult Men and Women.