|Prices - including tax|
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|Our Adult Telephone Rate"Our Adult Telephone Rate" is the Alcatraz Media Inc. rate for this tour/activity. This is the rate charged for orders placed by telephone. :||$193.04|
|Our Adult Internet Rate"Internet Rate" is the Alcatraz Media Inc. rate for orders placed online. :||$185.54|
|Your Internet Order Savings:||$7.50|
Our Child Rate
Child - Free
Imagine a getaway where you can learn the hands-on skills of our Native forefathers while learning about their culture and gaining a deeper understanding of the Aboriginal people.
In this package, you get to choose 5 traditional Native living skills from our list that you wish to learn about. Our educated guides can teach you Aboriginal techniques such as signal making and traditional navigation...just to name a few!
You will return home with not only a variety of fascinating abilities, but also with the mental refreshment that only such an outdoor experience can produce!
Length: Approximately 6 hours
Tours start from 8:00 am - 10:00 am
- Daily (weather permitting)
Exact start times are flexible
Summary: Tour does not include hotel pick-up. After checking in for your tour in Canmore, you may have to drive up to 30 minutes to reach your tour departure location. Children ages 4 and under are free. Rates are per person in US dollars and include tax. Please reserve online, or call us toll-free at 800-985-7375.
There is a $5.95 USD processing fee per order. This is a flat fee regardless of the number of tickets or tours purchased on an order. There is a service charge per ticket. This charge will be reflected on your summary before you checkout. The total shown includes any and all taxes, fuel surcharges, and service fees. There are no additional charges, unless otherwise specified.
If you have a limited amount of time, please order:
With this package, you can choose any 5 activities from the "Traditional Native Living Skills" list below. Please specify which 5 activities you want to learn about on your order form.
Please keep in mind that our full day custom packages are truly a full day. We develop our programs for those who desire a quality lesson, and therefore you should be prepared to spend at least six hours with your instructor. All 5 activities will be conducted during this six hour period.
Included in your full day program is a snack and drink. Lunch is available for purchase upon request.
These activities are held outdoors, so please make sure that you dress appropriately for the weather.
~ Fire Lighting - You will learn both traditional and modern methods of fire lighting for different fire types. We will also cover the best way to build a fire to keep you warm.
~ Shelter Making - Learning how to make a proper shelter can be life-saving! We teach you shelter construction techniques using trees and tarps. In the winter months, we also use a variety of snow shelters.
~ Medicine Making - The plants in this area are plentiful and each one is unique in its ability to provide us with food and medicine. Come share some of the secrets that your guide learned from a Native Medicine Woman!
~ Signal Making - Learn how to attract attention when you really need it! We will show you the techniques you need to make yourself seen in a dense forest. Bring a notebook...we have a lot of information to share!
~ Rope Making - Have you ever needed a string or rope but didn't have either? We'll show you how to make both of them! Then, you will learn the many uses of your newly made tools.
~ Traditional Navigation - What if you were stuck in the wilderness with no compass or GPS? In this program, you will learn how our forefathers used to navigate using a sun compass, sun stick, and other useful tools.
All participants must sign a liability waiver. Parents or guardians are required to sign for guests ages 17 and under.
Tour does not include hotel pick-up. After checking in for your tour in Canmore, you may have to drive up to 30 minutes to reach your tour departure location. Children ages 4 and under are free. Rates are per person in US dollars and include tax. Please reserve online, or call us toll-free at 800-985-7375.
Learn a variety of traditional Aboriginal skills in this program!
You can decide to learn both traditional and modern methods of fire lighting!
You can choose to learn how to make your own bush saw!
Or maybe you want to learn how to make string and rope!
If you pick traditional navigation, we will show you how to make a sun compass!