Welcome to Alderleaf Wilderness College, a wilderness survival school and outdoor education center. Alderleaf offers
courses on wilderness survival, wild edible & medicinal plants,
permaculture, wildlife tracking, and more.
"If you want to learn about wilderness skills from extremely knowledgeable instructors, then Alderleaf is for you. I learned more than I ever thought possible at their classes." -Casey Kafka
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Discover keys to starting a fire, building a shelter, purifying water, finding food... and many more survival skills which you could one day use to save both yours and other people's lives.
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Testimonials on Alderleaf - Nature & Survival School:
"Alderleaf Wilderness College is outstanding at developing and
delivering wilderness skills programs, providing both a deep level of
knowledge and context for the teachings." -Ryan Whisnant
"I would recommend Alderleaf to
anyone wanting to reconnect with nature and a desire to live simply,
with and for the land. Through their program I have become the change I
was waiting for!"
"Alderleaf provides a wide range of studies that will increase anyone's knowledge and understanding of the natural world."
"Every course I've taken at Alderleaf Wilderness College has had a huge positive impact on my life and changed the way I look at, approach, and relate to the world around me." -Tyler Shannon
"Alderleaf is a wonderful school for learning how to live with the earth and not just on it." -Gianna Torres
"Alderleaf Wilderness College's staff uses teaching styles that allows for all kinds of learners to learn and have fun. I use this knowledge all the time. I would highly recommend this wilderness survival school to others." -Rocco Gianni
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Alderleaf Wilderness College: Nature & Wilderness Survival School
Located in Snohomish County in the Seattle / Puget Sound Region of the Northwest
360-793-8709 · 18715 299th Ave SE, Monroe, WA 98272
Office Hours: 10am-4pm, Tuesdays & Thursdays, Pacific Standard Time