Forest Tails

Coming this October!  An all new series for ages 11-14.  We will be taking things to the next level with more primitive skills training, advanced bushcraft and wildcrafting techniques, and so much more! Three sessions: Cinder-Ella Forget about that glass slipper- Learn fire safety and natural fire building instead! Explore fire as a sacred element…

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Shooting for Spring!

It has been a winter of wonder here at Four Nations filled with the joy of a community gathering for our first annual Who-ville Solstice party where we fundraised for our “Send a Kid to Camp” fund; allowing low-income families to apply for financial assistance so more kids can join in the fun! We have…

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SUMMER 2017 EARTH CULTURE KIDS CAMP

We had an awesome summer Earth Culture Camp again this year- thank you to everyone who joined us!  Our theme was Wizarding School and we turned out some very well trained little wizards; ready to use their new powers to work their Magical Earth Steward Skills!  Kids learned about the power of team work and…

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Stay tuned for Archery Tag drop in nights in Nelson!

Four Nations has recently acquired an abundance of foam tipped arrows and new bows to offer Archery Tag; a great way to get in touch with your primal self, this all ages game gets you fully engaged in the hunt!  Like paint ball but with bows and arrows!  Come learn some archery skills and get…

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What is it to be Well?

What is it to be Well? By Jessica Bamford People often come to me with a desire to be “happy”.  Though this sounds like a great goal to have, over the years I have come to feel that the pursuit of happiness is really rather elusive. Happiness is actually hard to define- it is different…

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Moon time in Ceremony: it’s a Matter of Physics

Moon time in Ceremony: it’s a Matter of Physics By Kathryn McCooeye Over the years, there has been much controversy over the whole issue of bringing moon time energy (women on their menses) into ceremony. We’ve heard all kind of reasons why or why not, and most of them are confusing and at times contradictory.…

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Book Your Private Camping Retreat

Are you traveling through the area looking for a rich and meaningful experience that allows you to learn about First Nations traditional cultural practices, while relaxing and having fun? Are you looking to book a holiday with a little more meaning? Do you live in Germany, Japan or Europe and wonder how Canadian First Peoples’…

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Archery Tag

[vc_column width=”2/3″] We now offer archery tag for parties!!! Allow your primitive side to emerge as you learn basic archery skills, then set off in the forest with family and friends to tag each other with foam tipped arrows! See who has the skills to survive!  (Archery tag arrows are foam tipped and full-face mask…

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Parties

[vc_column width=”2/3″] Need a fun and enriching way to celebrate your child’s birthday? Have your party with us- or have us come to you! We would love to entertain your little party-goers for a few hours, packed with engaging activities, fun games, and crafts.  We even sneak in some great learning while we’re at it,…

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Earth Culture Camps

[vc_column width=”2/3″] Earth Culture Camps are filled with action packed programming that keeps kids and families fully engaged! Camp programs feature activities such as archery, soapstone carving, a challenge course, explorations of a Sinixt archeology site, a honey bee observation hive, wild crafting foods and medicines, natural dyes, making your own natural art supplies, our…

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