We will gather together around the ancient hearth-fire

We will honor the importance of play

We will hear stories that feed our imaginations

We will sing songs to enliven our spirits

We will form friendships and celebrate each other’s gifts

We will be our wild and creative selves!  

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Wild Crafters  ​-  Summer Day Camp

Forest Floor Wilderness Programs



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Wild Crafters:

A summer experience for wild and creative children!

Grades 4-7     June10-14

The Wild Crafters will spend their week answering the ancient call to create!  During our time together, we will engage in a rich series of nature based crafts while connect deeply to fire in a community of fellow creatives.  

Each year is unique, but projects and activities may include*:

  • ​Primitive pottery
  • Flint knapping
  • Felted pouches
  • A variety of open fire cooking methods​
  • Woods and creek wandering

*The projects listed are examples, not necessarily exactly what we will do.  Ultimately project selection will depend on student interest.

Days:  Monday - Friday


  • Flexible Drop-off  8:30 - 9:00am 
  • Camp hours  9:00am - 3:00pm
  • Flexible Pick-up 3:00 - 3:30pm
  • After Camp 3:30 - 5:30pm​​ (pre-registration required, available at check-out, learn more HERE)

Drop-off & Pick-up Location:  the tennis courts at the Asheville School in West Asheville (Google Maps link)

  • Campers will be shuttled via passenger van to one of our forested camp locations in the greater Asheville area.  Vans depart the drop-off area at 9am and return at 3pm.

Tuition:  $284 per child

  • Discounts available before March 16 and are listed on the main Summer Camp page.
  • A $100 non-refundable deposit is due at registration to secure a spot in camp
  • Limited partial scholarships available, contact us for more info at