nature walk

Get Rooted- Ethnobotanical Experience

Get Rooted- Ethnobotanical Experience

Duration:2.5 hours total
Includes:Drinks, Equipment and Transportation
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Jessica, Kat and Mirielle have been offering outdoor cultural programs for over 10 years. Kat is of Huron decent and grew up immersed in the Gitsan culture, she's worked with the Maori of New Zealand, and trained in indigenous medicine ways with the late Wallace Black Elk; a Lakota medicine man, and her adoptive family in the Brazilian Amazon. Jessica has trained with Kat in indigenous medicine…
Jessica And Kat
Jessica And Kat
Jessica And Kat
Jessica And Kat

What we’ll do

Come and learn ancient botanical knowledge and sustainable wild wildharvesting practices of the Indigenous peoples of Canada. What you’ll do: -go on a nature walk and explore the botany of the region and the historical plant uses employed by Indigenous peoples -collect food and medicinal plants using traditional and sustainable wildcrafting techniques. -make a herbal medicine in an ancient and…

What I’ll provide

Drinks
water and herbal tea
Transportation
4x4 truck may be used for backcountry access to see and harvest more plant varieties.
Equipment
harvesting equipment knives, baskets, shovels etc. plus medicine making supplies, like salve containers, oils, tinctures and beeswax.

What to bring

Hiking shoes or winter boots that you can walk in varied terrain with, a sweater, warm jacket, toque or hat, gloves, a water bottle, and a sense of wonder!
Jessica And Kat
nature walk
$65 per person
$65 per person