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Native Plants/Ethnobotany

Duration:
2 Hours
Transport:
Shuttle Van
Tour Type:
Nature Immersion
Group size:
6 Maximum
Activity Level:
2. Easy Active
Skill Level:
1. Beginner

$60

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  • July 25, 2021
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Schedule

2pm Shuttle leaves the Recreation Northwest office downtown Bellingham. 1126 N Forest St, Bellingham, WA 98225 https://g.page/RecreationNorthwest?share

2:30am Nature Immersion starts at Woodstock Farm

4pm Return Shuttle to Recreation Northwest office

Your Experience

Creek Fauna Flora Forest Shuttle
Walking

Special offer

Description

Your guide will lead you on a short walk around the trails in the park identifying some native plants that you may find on a stroll. While also focusing on what medicinal values & properties these plants have, and how you might prepare this at home in a salad! Bring a travel mug to wrap things up with some tea tasting using some plants found on the walk.

 

Your Guide

Caleb Savage

Caleb originally hails from Massachusetts, however, he has been living in Washington since the winter of 2019. A recent resident of Bellingham, he has been immersed in the field of Environmental Education for the past 7-8 years. He has taught hands-on science inquiry-based lessons to all ages in a diverse range of ecosystems throughout the country. He has also led backpacking and whitewater rafting expeditions while helping his participants gain a sense of place. He has a passion for the local community, the environment, and encourages his participants to be present in the here and now when exploring the outdoors. When Caleb is not working you may find him exploring the wilderness around Mount Baker or the Chuckanuts, biking through Bellingham, going to see live music, and creating delicious food.