Youth Nature Program!
Summer Camp 2022 is Open for Enrollment!
Monthly "Time for Community" Events are Open for Reservations!
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Conveniently located in Wimberley, Texas, is Primitive Instincts Youth Nature Program. We are an immersive outdoor nature program for youth, teens, families, and adults. While following our passions of the outdoors, we create magical experiences in many ways surrounded by the beautiful Hill Country scenery.
Primitive Instincts YNP is incredibly unique, caring of our community, is inspired by children's passions, and fundamentally enriching. By combining ancestral knowledge of primitive, survival, and outdoor skills, along with modern resources, philosophies, and environmental sciences, we provide an exciting curriculum that we hope will allow for your child's passions to grow and most importantly, for the whole family to gain a strong relationship with nature.
Click on "More About Us" to find out more about the owner and Executive Director, Ms. Cat, as well as information about the land and why you should choose us.
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During the school year:
Weekly Homeschool Tribe Courses
Youth, ages 5-10 (Fri)
Teens, ages 11-14 (Thurs)
Monthly Nature Quest Clan Program
Youth, ages 5-12 (Sat)
**Enrollment for the school year of 2022-2023 is currently posted and available.**
In addition to, events such as time for community, community campouts, courses like how to make ink out of oak galls, and walks discussing native and edible plants, will be offered. These events will be available for the whole family and any adults interested. Event information will provided and updated continually!
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Enrollment is OPEN for Summer Camp 2022!
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Contact us at anytime with any questions you may have. We are here to always help you!
Thank you and we hope to see you soon for an outdoor learning adventure!
Summer Camp 2022
Get ready for summer fun and to experience the wonderful world of the outdoors during this summer at Primitive Instinct YNP's first year of Summer Camp! There are only three weeks being currently offered, so make sure you enroll today to not miss out!
All summer camp programs are outdoors all day, rain or shine. We will swim every day of the week in the refreshing saltwater pool; if the weather permits.
Get ready to make awesome memories with our outdoor learning adventures.
Hope to see you there!
Week 1 - Connections in Nature: July 18-July 22, 2022
Week 2 - Wildlife & Habitats: August 1-August 5, 2022
Week 3 - Living It Up Outdoors: August 15 - August 19, 2022
*Payment plans are available, contact Ms. Cat to set it up.*
Weekly Homeschool Tribe
Teens (ages 11-14) on Thursdays
Youth (ages 5-10) on Fridays
Every week during the school year, kids and teens will get to experience and learn from the outdoors! We will emerge ourselves in primitive, survival, and awareness skills. In addition, there are numerous natural sciences we’ll study, which will include botany, ecology, conservation, hydrology, entomology, ornithology, land stewardship, and more! We will be inspired by the seasons, play games, know how to be a land steward, think like scientists, and become more comfortable outside by learning outdoor survival skills.
Tuition is per year. Courses are rain or shine. The specific dates of when we meet and costs are provided under the exact course's Event page, under "Enroll & RSVP".
*Payment plans are available.
Monthly Nature Quest Clan
Youth (ages 5-12) on Saturday
Kids will be able to go with the flow of nature and spend the day exploring what the outdoors has to offer. We will discuss our passions and discover how nature can fuel them. This program is great for everyone, from children who are just beginning to get acquainted with the outdoors to independent wilderness pros. From archery and fire building to studying details of our environment, kids will connect to nature and make wonderful life-long memories.
Tuition is per year. Courses are rain or shine. The specific dates of when we meet and the costs are provided under the exact course's Event page, under "Enroll & RSVP".
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Now taking reservations for "Time for Community" events, every month. This is a time to come together, enjoy the outdoors, and make connections. Everyone and all are invited! $15 covers a group/family of 4. Donations will also be accepted on day of events.
All events are open to the whole family or any adults interested in the subjects. Additionally, we will be offering community camp outs, connecting to nature courses, night hikes, as well as courses where we create using natural resources. These courses will involve outdoor, primitive, survival, and awareness skills, as well as fire building, knife carving and safety, and native and edible plant walks.
Make sure to 'Like' and follow us on Instagram and Facebook, and check on our website to get our updates on all our upcoming courses and events!
Private Group Sessions
Contact us if your group, such as a church group or Boy/Girl Scouts troop, would like for us to come visit them or for your group to visit the land. Activities offered vary; including nature activities, knife carving, and fire building. By appointment only.
There is an option to have a PRIVATE weekly homeschool co-op group registered for the Fall/Spring 2022-2023 year. Please contact Ms. Cat today for availability.
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Here For You!
Please contact us at any time, with any questions. It would be wonderful to have you and your family as part of the Primitive Instincts YNP community!
Primitive Instincts YNP Campus is located in Wimberley, Texas, in between Ranch Road 12 and Old Kyle Road.
We are tucked away in a peaceful area where the stars shine bright and wildlife roam free.
Nearby locations include:
- 15 mins from Wimberley Square
- 20 mins from Dripping Springs
- 20 mins from Kyle
- 30 mins from San Marcos
- 40 mins from South Austin