Loading Events

Past Events

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

April 2019

Bow Drill Basics – Jacksonville, FL

April 13 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
Florida (JAX) – American Survival, 8220 Moncrief Rd West
Jacksonville, FL 32219 United States
$45.00

Learn to harvest the materials for a bow drill, make one and use this primitive, friction fire making tool. You will learn how to make an effective tinder bundle to catch the bow drill's ember, using this to create a primitive fire. The drill offers an ancient method of starting fire without matches or a lighter, a method that applies frictionto generate heat. The heat eventually produces an ember in the burnt sawdust. The ember is tiny, smaller than the…

Find out more »

Wilderness Navigation – Jacksonville, Fl

April 13 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Florida (JAX) – American Survival, 8220 Moncrief Rd West
Jacksonville, FL 32219 United States
$45.00
Wilderness Navigation Jacksonville Florida

Outdoor navigation skills are essential for adventuring and exploring the wilderness. It's easy to become lost without signal, rendering your GPS useless. Many modern navigation tools are excellent, but do you know what to do when they fail? Can you find your way without devices? In American Survival Co.'s outdoor navigation class you will learn multiple techniques for wilderness navigation, so you can get yourself safely to your destination. This class is great for hikers, backpackers, hunters, campers and adventurers.…

Find out more »

Make a Slingshot & Learn to Use it

April 14 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Florida (JAX) – American Survival, 8220 Moncrief Rd West
Jacksonville, FL 32219 United States
$45.00

Make a slingshot with American Survival Co. and learn how to shoot it in this short class. We will use inexpensive, modern materials and common natural resources to construct a sling shot and learn proper shooting techniques in a half day class. These primitive weapons are often overlooked, but slingshots really offer great portability and a short learning curve. With practice, your accuracy can become deadly and make this method one of the easiest, short-term, food procurement options available. Students…

Find out more »

Fishing & Hiking Adventure in the FL Everglades

April 27 @ 9:00 am - April 28 @ 5:00 pm
Florida Everglades – American Survival, 33100 Tamiami Trail E
Ochopee, FL 34141 United States
$250.00 – $900.00

Hike Big Cypress National Preserve (approximately 2.5 miles) through amazing bald cypress swamps and hardwood hammocks. Passing gators and a variety of birds, including cranes and hawks. Catch your bait along the way as we journey to a beautiful, undisturbed lake filled with exotic and native fish. After a day of handline fishing with the Yoyito reel, we’ll pitch our tents by the lake and spend the evening cleaning and cooking our fish over the campfire. American Survival Co. instructor,…

Find out more »

May 2019

Build A Bamboo Horse Bow & Learn To Use It

May 17 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Arkansas – American Survival, 19436 Crossman Place Rd
Hindsville, AR 72738 United States
+ Google Map
$90.00

Make a high-performance horse bow and arrow with your hands and learn primitive archery all in one day. We have partnered with Dave Mead of  Mead Longbows to provide hand-crafted kits for a unique, primitive bow with impressive quality at an affordable price. Upon completion of our class you will leave with a great shooting bow, handmade arrow and the skills required to use them effectively. This bow does not disappoint. Stable, accurate and smooth to draw, the horse bow…

Find out more »
flintlock login

Flintlock II

May 17 @ 4:00 pm - May 19 @ 5:00 pm
Arkansas – American Survival, 19436 Crossman Place Rd
Hindsville, AR 72738 United States

View full event information here. Attendee Pricing: Adult Full Event, 1 Ticket - $129 Child Full Event, 1 Ticket - $49 (12 & under) Family Pricing (2 adults, children 12 & under) - $219 Friday Bow Class with American Survival Co and Dave Mead - $90 + $159 for bow kit (must register & purchase bow kit here by April 17) Purchase tickets on-site - $149 Part 1 Only - $79 (Friday & Saturday) Part 2 Only - $59 (Sunday)…

Find out more »

Bow Drill Clinic (4-hr)

May 20 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
New York – Adirondack | Gray Bearded Green Beret Lake George, NY United States
$50

Already coming to Arkansas for Flintlock II? Why not stick around an extra day and refine your bow drill skills? This workshop will include everything you need to construct a bow drill set and get started producing fire by friction. All materials will be provided and you will be able to take home the kit you made to continue practicing with and use as a reference to make more kits. All you need to bring is a good knife and…

Find out more »

Simple Survival: 3 Tools to Meet 3 Basic Needs

May 25 @ 9:00 am - May 26 @ 5:00 pm
Florida (JAX) – American Survival, 8220 Moncrief Rd West
Jacksonville, FL 32219 United States
$220.00
primitive wilderness survival american survival co

Simple Survival is about developing survival skills to meet basic needs in an emergency situation with a minimal toolset. Imagine, you get separated from your group and can’t get back to your camp. You have only what you carried on you to survive. There are three basic needs you will need to meet to survive...shelter, water, fire. Without all the tools back at your camp, could you make it? In Simple Survival, you’ll learn to meet these three needs with…

Find out more »

July 2019

SERE: Urban Survival

July 5 @ 9:00 am - July 7 @ 5:00 pm
Florida (JAX) – American Survival, 8220 Moncrief Rd West
Jacksonville, FL 32219 United States
$350.00 – $600.00

Survival * Evasion * Resistance * Escape Train with former Naval Special Warfare EOD, Joel Graves in Jacksonville, FL.  Whether you are an international traveler or never leave your neighborhood, the threat of encountering hostile individuals is a reality for all of us. Learn valuable skills to put you at an advantage in event of situations like home invasion, assault, and kidnap. Our SERE course is developed from personal training in Naval special forces, omitting those elements which we are…

Find out more »

3-DAY WILDERNESS LIVING & SURVIVAL SKILLS WORKSHOP with LARRY ROBERTS & NICOLE APELIAN

July 12 - July 14
Pacific Northwest – Survive & Thrive Raymond, WA United States + Google Map
$595.00

Experience what it takes to be ALONE in the woods with Dr. Nicole Apelian and Larry Roberts from the History Channel’s TV show ‘Alone’ for this 3-day workshop. Learn the skills Larry and Nicole used to survive and thrive and more! We will cover fire making, shelter, natural medicine-making, foraging, cordage (rope making), emergency preparedness, Every Day Carry (EDC), carving and knife use. Larry and I will be available to answer your questions throughout the workshop and around the campfire during dinnertime.…

Find out more »
+ Export Events

Send Us A Message

Contact Us
First
Last
reCAPTCHA
Scroll to Top