Logo of the wilderness school Wilderness Awareness School

Wilderness Awareness School

About Us

For 40 years, Wilderness Awareness School has been an internationally-recognized leader in the nature connection movement. Based outside of Seattle in the foothills of the Cascades, Wilderness Awareness School runs intensives and weekend programs for adults as well as summer, monthly, and weekly programs for children. Using the 8-shields model, the curriculum is comprised of survival skills, bird language, community leadership, wildlife tracking, "Coyote Mentoring," naturalist studies, and more. Wilderness Awareness School is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.

School Manager(s)

Warren Moon (executive director), Shivani Gogna (youth programs), Nicole O'Byrne (adult programs), Marcus Reynerson (The Immersion)


Wilderness Awareness School

Year of Establishment



PO Box 219, PMB 137
Duvall, WA 98019