Course Information

Primitive Traps and Weapons

Primitive Traps and Weapons is the second day of our popular Primitive Skills 3-Day course. We've been offering the 3-day format for over 20 years, but 2018 is the FIRST TIME we have offered this special day of training as a stand-alone course. 

  • Learn to make your own throwing sticks 
  • Make and use simple spears
  • Build quick and easy traps for survival 
  • Learn stalking and hunting practices

This class will run from 9am to 5pm. 

This class is held near Stafford, VA.

The 2023 dates are Sunday, February 26th - Tuesday, May 9th - and Sunday, November 12th

Course Location: Near Stafford, Va. Detailed directions are emailed upon enrollment.

Required Equipment: Bag lunch and drinks for yourself, appropriate clothing and wet weather gear for the expected weather, a fixed blade knife to carve wood, and a pen to take notes.

Recommended Equipment: Some seating is available at camp, but please bring a camp chair if you have one.

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