Chanchka Remedios

Harmonizing Relationships between Plants and People

8:30 PM20:30

Three Day Workshop in the Gila Valley

Offered October 17, 18 & 19 on Private Land in the Gila Valley in SW New Mexico.

Children Welcome!

Classes Offered: Wild, Medicinal and Edible Plants, Plant Communication & Identification, Kidney/Adrenal Health in the Winter Months, Basketry

Early Bird Special! Register before October 3 and only pay $275

Registration after October 3 is $325

Single Day Participation is Welcome.

To register for this Great Learning Opportunity Please Contact September Opal:

575. 535.4048


October 16 Thursday we will be setting up camp.

October 17 Friday we will have a full day focusing on plant communication and identification of medicinal & edible plants. This evening there will be  a sweat lodge offered and is totally optional.

October 18 Saturday we will start the day with Basketry, using local plants to learn basket weaving. After lunch we will have another session of plant communication and identification of medicinal & edible plants.

October 1`9 Sunday we start the day with a discussion on Kidney and Adrenal Health with a special focus on maintaining this health in the winter months. After Lunch we will have another session of plant communication and identification of medicinal & edible plants.


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to May 18

3 Day Primitive Skills, Medicinal, and Edible Plants Workshop

Gila, New Mexico | May 16th - 18th, 2014

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Join us for this epic three day workshop on a beautiful piece of private land where the Gila River flows. Come explore the incredible diversity of plants, animals and people as we deepen our relationships with the natural world and take our learning to the next step. This very special land is where Doug has spent the majority of his time building relationships with the plant people.

Classes: Plant Communication, Identification, Wild Edibles, Medicinal Plants, Fire by Friction, Whole Foods VS Rancidity, Ceremony with Doug and Yoga with Deb (Ceremony and Yoga are both optional)

Early Bird Registration ends May 2nd!
Cost Before May 2nd: $275
After May 2nd : $325

This is a 3 day camping adventure! Food is not included in the cost. Scroll to the bottom for registration details!

Children are always welcome!
Single Day Participation is also welcome.

To register please contact Deb Buck at or call (970) 946-7223.

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to May 3

Buckeye Gathering

Buckeye Gathering: Ancestral Arts & Technology

We are overjoyed to have the opportunity to join in the Buckeye Gathering in California this year! Doug will be offering teachings of Plant Medicine and Private Herbal Consultations. The gathering will be at Lake Concow Campground in the gorgeous Sierra Nevada's. Please feel free to contact us at if you have any questions. 

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to Feb 15

Wintercount 2014 | Maricopa, AZ

Doug is really looking forward to returning to Wintercount for another amazing experience! Wintercount is held on a beautiful piece of property where community gathers to share and learn primitive skills. People from all over come to refine or learn new skills. There are 20-30 classes daily to choose from. You can expect skills instruction from some of the nation’s top primitive technologists and artisans. Doug will be offering plant walks, tooth care classes and private herbal consultations (make an appointment with Doug). Please join us for this amazing experience! To learn more about this opportunity read here.

More Workshops and Events to be announced soon!!!

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to Nov 30

The Yachay Waqachaq Journey

The Yachay Waqachaq Journey was a gathering drawing together Elders from the South and North America’s here to celebrate and cultivate vibrant living, share cultural experiences and healing. This event was a unique celebration that truly signified a deep celebration of oral traditions, traditional Elders and sharing intercontinentally.

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