Making Tracks Summer Camp Sandy

Start: 06/24/2024 - End: 06/28/2024
June 24th-28th, 9:00 a.m. -2:00 p.m..
10140 S 700 E, Sandy

Everyone belongs in nature; take some time with us to enjoy your summer break and learn some cool skills.

Buy @ $190

Course Objectives

We want everyone to have fun by safely exploring and pushing their comfort zones! Campers will have the opportunity to make fire by experimenting with bow drill, ferro rods, flint and steel. They will also use other tools, primitive and modern, to make things like cordage, water filters, and stone tools.

Skills Taught

Sit Spot

  • Basic Outdoor Etiquette
  • Hazards
  • Knife Safety
  • How not to get lost


  • Shelter Basics
  • Fire by Friction - Bow Drill
  • Stone tools
  • Cordage
  • Water Filtration


  • Sensory Awareness Games
  • Aidless Navigation
  • Creek Play
Know More

About the Course

Join us for a week of fun, games, wandering, and survival skills. Learn the fundamentals of shelter building, water purification, fire making, and primitive tool use. Campers will be encouraged to participate at their own comfort level but be prepared to get wet, dirty and have lots of fun.

For campers 7-12 (exceptions made for those close to that age range). The camp is Monday-Friday, 5 hours a day, from 9am -2 pm. Participants should come prepared with food, water, a knife, a swimsuit, and an extra change of clothes.

Our instructors will be waiting to greet you; be sure to check in with them at Drop Off and Pick Up.

Meet Your Instructor

Ember Davis

Ember is a natural teacher, and her years of professional experience have demonstrated her talents and abilities in helping people learn and grow. Her teaching style is very inclusive, especially for those shy or uncomfortable in new situations. She is skilled in the art of storytelling and captures the attention of all age groups. Ember feels drawn to share her life experience with others in an open and honest way.

Read More

Additional Information

What to Bring

Good shoes, weather apropriate clothing, a hat, and a backpack with...

Water bottle

Lunch and snack




Change of clothes

Swimsuit (just in case)

Personal first aid kit


Mora Knife

Knives must be 3-7 inches long with a sheath, unless they are folding knives, in which case they need to lock when they are unfolded. We recommend this one.

Communications via Discord

Once registered, you will be emailed a link to our Discord server, where you will receive any updates about the camp.

Course Location

Word on the street says

we’re pretty darn good at what we do.