Backyard and Beyond with PrimiTim: Trapping with Tim “PrimiTim” Swanson from OwlEyes

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Saturday July 13

1:00 PM  –  3:00 PM

Backyard and Beyond with PrimiTim: Trapping with Tim "PrimiTim" Swanson

Spend the afternoon in the woods learning the primitive art of animal tracking and trapping.  Tim Swanson will lead this engaging workshop that shows how to follow an animal trail, recognize signs that animals leave behind, and even how to construct primitive traps and snares.  

Tim Swanson has degrees in Adventure Education Leadership and Adventure Therapy and is a survival skills instructor with over 10 years of experience.  He works with all ages encouraging people to connect with the earth by learning and practicing ancient living skills.  Please visit his site at  for more information.

This program involves a walk in the conservation land adjoining Discovery Woods, please wear appropriate footwear and clothing for being outdoors, please note that the conservation land trails are not ADA or stroller accessible.

Backyard and Beyond programming is sponsored by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts.