Official Launch January 1, 2023

Client List

Client List For All Programs
Nature Alive has been providing excellent programs for a great variety of groups across Alberta and Saskatchewan since 2000.  From Girl Guides and Scouts, to Municipalities and Workplace Workshops, Nature Alive has an exciting and educational custom program to suit your needs.
Drum Circles
Drum Circles for Recreation:
 St. Jerome's High School, Vermillion, AB
Barrhead High School, Barrhead, AB
Girl Guides of Canada, Tangletrees Camp, AB (x3 sessions)
Eleanor Hall Elementary School, Clyde, AB
Tim Hortons Ranch, Kanaskis, AB
Aboriginal Learning Services, Edmonton, AB (multiple sessions)
Camp Encounter - 15 to 25 Drum Circles per year from 2007-2011 for various schools and rental groups
Drum Circles for Team Building and Workplace Wellness:
Minds in Motion, Lac La Nonne, AB
DiscoverE, Lac La Nonne, AB
ATCO Electric, Slave Lake, AB
Achievement Unlimited Inc. Slave Lake, AB
Drum Circles for Health and Wellness:
Barrhead Canadian Reform Church, Barrhead, AB (x2 sessions)
The Lighthouse, Barrhead, AB (20-30 sessions/year since 2010)
The Hillcrest Seniors Association, Barrhead, AB (5-10 sessions per year)
Chateau Lac Ste Anne Seniors Residence, Onoway, AB (x2 sessions)
Spruceview Seniors Lodge, Whitecourt, AB (2-5 sessions per year)
Pleasant View Seniors Lodge, Mayerthorpe, AB (2-5 sessions per year)
Drum Circles for Community Events:
Barrhead Adult Literacy, Barrhead, AB
Town of Barrhead Japan Twining Delegation, Barrhead, AB (3 sessions)
Earth Hour Event, Calgary, AB (2 sessions)
Barrhead Festival of Arts, Barrhead, AB
Killiam Festival of Arts, Killiam, AB
LLoydminister Fish and Game, Lloydminister, AB
Saskatchewan Wildlife Association, Lloydminister, AB
55 Plus Alberta Summer Games
Survival and Outdoor Education
Golder Associates Ltd. Engineering Firm, Red Deer, AB
Barrhead Composite High School, Barrhead, AB, (2 workshops)
Windwalker Junior Forest Wardens, Spruce Grove, AB
Blue Ridge Lumber, Blue Ridge, AB (5 workshops)
St. Jerome's High School, Vermillion, AB
AEON Consulting Geophysical, Edmonton, AB
Dunluce Scouts, Edmonton, AB
Global Youth Initiative, Edmonton, AB
Camp Encounter, Lac La Nonne, AB (Contact Director)
Whitecourt Search And Rescue, Whitecourt, AB
Athabasca University, Athabasca, AB
Lloydminister Fish and Game, Lloydminister, AB
Project You Serve, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB
North Central Teachers Conference, Edmonton, AB
Partners For Youth Jasper Retreat, Jasper, AB
Minds in Motion, Lac La Nonne, AB
DiscoverE Science Camp, Lac La Nonne, AB
Clymont Junior Forest Wardens, Clymont, AB (2 sessions)
Klondke Trail Search and Rescue, Barrhead, AB
ATCO Electric, Slave Lake, AB
Crooked Creek Conservancy, Athabasca, AB
Northern Lakes College Survival Course, Slave Lake, AB (1 session per year)
Military Survival 5 day survival course, Edmonton Garrison, Slave Lake, AB
Klondike Trail Search and Rescue

Canoeing Courses and Guided Trips
Camp Encounter, Lac La Nonne, AB (multiple Instructor Courses)
Camp Warwa, Darwell, AB (multiple Instructor Courses)
Camp Yo Wo Ch As, Lac La Nonne, AB
Klondike Trail Search and Rescue
        Moving Water Introductory Skills - Athabasca River, AB
        Comfort Corner Staff Canoe Trip, Athabasca River, AB

Experience the splendor of Winter Camping

Consider the Themes below, then choose your adventure:

Winter Hot Tent Camping - Build your confidence with snowshoe trekking, canvas tents with stoves, navigating frozen rivers and lakes, and all the gear to be comfortable in winter.

Animal Tracks and Sign - Learn to read animal tracks and sign, and gain deep knowledge of the intimate lives of boreal animals.

Life on the Trap Line - Experience how to set traps, harvest animals, process hides, and travel the trap line.

Winter Survival/Bushcraft Skills - Focussed on outdoor skills for winter such as: sawcraft, axecraft, winter shelters, processing firewood, firelays for winter, knife skills, snowshoes, winter clothing selection, and more.

Winter Hot Tenting/ Camping Introduction

February 3-5, 2023

Cost $200

Learn about clothing, footwear, tents, stoves, snowshoes, cookwear, and freight toboggons. Comfortable base camp at Nature Alive Adventure Centre.

Animal Tracking Workshop - Winter

February 25 & March 11, 2023

Cost $120

Learn to read and understand animal tracks, trails, and signs.

Life on the Trap Line

January 2024

Cost - $1100

Understand animal tracks, trails, and signs.  Discover how to set traps for various animals, locate prime areas for trapping success, process animals and prepare hides for a multitude of uses. 

Custom Adventures

Nearly 90% of our courses and trips arise from groups and individuals contacting us, and hiring us specifically for their needs. 

We would like to build a custom adventure for your group

A fun video on the joys of Winter Camping

Winter Adventures

Winter Adventures

Winter Adventures