Bushcraft & Tracking

Bushcraft & Tracking Series

Elite Defense Institute is proud to present our Bushcraft & Tracking series, located in Southeast, Alaska. These skills can prepare you to survive in the wilderness or urban environment. We have partnered with local experts in this field FeralForest and we look forward to providing this life saving skills to our community & State.

Topics Include:

  • The Art of Fire Making
  • Shelter Building for Survival
  • Water Collection & Purification
  • Tracking Human vs. Animal
  • Predator Defense & Survival
  • Food & Medicine Gathering
  • Emergency Fishing & Trapping
  • Hide Tanning
  • And so much more

Course Schedule


The Art of Fire Making / August 11th, 11-1pm, located at Connell Lake Dam 

Tracking 101 Human vs Animal / September 15th, 10-12pm, located at Connell Lake Dam 

Cost is $20, check with instructor to get a list of supplies and materials needed for course. Open to ages 12+ If you have any questions please email or contact us at 907.617.3038