Our Current and Upcoming Programs
It’s never too early to learn backcountry skills that can save a life. This course teaches kids the fundamentals to being safe in Alaska’s great outdoors. All of our outdoor studies programs meet kids at their level and utilize active, hands-on learning through play in woods.
Daily Bookings Available Monday – Friday, 2:30 – 5 pm
An afternoon nordic ski program for ages 5-12 focusing on the fundamentals of nordic skiing, waxing and gear care, and how we can use nordic skiing to access our back country safely.
Available starting Nov. 10 Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays, 4-5:30
…Stay tuned, more coming soon.
In addition to our ongoing Afternoon Outdoor Explorers program, We have upcoming workshops and occasional specialized courses. We offer outdoor studies programs which follow the seasons and essential outdoor skills along the way, Jr. Naturalist/STEM & Art courses, as well recreation courses in which kids learn how to level up their skills in addition to caring for their equipment and gear. While some courses are more focused than others, the natural sciences and outdoor safety skills flow through through everything we do along with our three rules for life: Safety, Kindness, and Respect.
Into the Woods Alaska is dedicated to teaching youth ages 5-18 the outdoor recreation, safety, and survival skills necessary for a lifetime of safe & responsible outdoor recreation. We offer a series of outdoor ed. workshops and programs that follow the seasons. Check back often and subscribe to our mailing list; we are developing new programs monthly.
Outdoor Safety Skills Programs
Monthly outdoor themes – gain safety, teamwork, & survival skills at Into the Woods Alaska. Monday – Friday for ages 5-12 plus weekend workshops for older youth and teens.
Outdoor Recreation Courses
Level up your outdoor recreation skills with new ways to access the back country in Bike Club, Ski Club, and Hiking Club. Kids learn all about gear fit, care, and repair.
Jr. Naturalist Courses & Workshops
STEM activities flow amongst all programs, but our Jr. Naturalist courses dive deeper with specific programs into science, Art, and the power of observation in science & nature.