Nature of Israel: Survival and Navigation Skills (for Families!)

Tuesday, August 2nd: This summer, give your kids time in Israel’s nature AND teach them valuable skills. Join our hike/ workshop, Israel’s Nature: Survival Skills and Navigation for Families! This multi-part journey will take place in a beautiful, quiet woodland in Central Israel.

You’ll start by learning useful natural navigational skills from expert guide and adventurer, Ben Zaltzman. Then, you’ll follow clues through the forest with family-friendly maps in hand – Discover fascinating facts about Israel’s nature (trees, wild edibles, and wildlife) along the way! When your family reaches the base camp, you’ll get to relax with some cold refreshments in a hammock before beginning part two: mud crafts and fire building!

Your kids will learn cool nature skills, then have a chance to bake hot, fresh pita on a taboun before saying goodbye to the Hiking the Holyland nature camp.  Sunset workshop participants will have an opportunity to experience the forest at the most beautiful time of day, when nature comes alive!

This info packed adventure is an experience that the whole family will enjoy. Learn fascinating facts about Israel’s nature and discover how the land’s early pioneers survived and thrived.

Choose from morning workshop (9:00-12:00), afternoon workshop (12:30-15:30), or sunset workshop (16:30-19:30).  Free entry to kids under 3!


Aug 16 2022


8:30 am - 7:30 pm



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Sha'ar HaGai Lookout
Hiking the Holyland Base Camp
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