Animal Tracks & Sign

2018 Dates to be announced

Discover the Art of Wildlife Tracking


Course Description

Enhance your ability to observe and correctly interpret the subtle signs that our elusive wildlife species leave behind. Participants will develop skills to recognize animals by track, scat, feeding behavior, gait pattern, habitat selection, marking behavior, and other sign in the summer landscape. This is a two day course.


Registration Fee*
Workshop: $250 per person

Limited scholarships are available for Seeley/Swan residents with financial need. Contact us for more information

If you prefer to remit course payment by check or money order, download the Registration Form below and mail to us at Swan Valley Connections, 6887 Montana Hwy. 83, Swan Valley, MT 59826-9005.

Download the Registration and Waiver Forms in PDF →

Animal Tracks & Sign Clinics are limited to 12 participants per course date. Registrations are accepted on a first come, first serve basis. The majority of this class is taught in the field, so participants can expect a hands-on approach to learning tracks and ecology. Participants should EXPECT TO HIKE between 1 and 3 miles each day. Your registration will be secured once we have received the following:

  •     A completed Registration Form
  •     Course Fee
  •     A completed Health and Acknowledgement of Risks & Liability Waiver Form

*Fee Includes:

Lectures, guided field sessions, and transportation around the valley. Participants must provide their own meals and lodging. Please contact us directly for lodging recommendations.

Cancellation Policy

No refunds can be made for cancellations unless another participant from our waiting list can fill your space. Swan Valley Connections cannot make exceptions to this cancellation policy for any reason, including, but not limited to, illness, travel delays, personal or family situations, emergencies or weather. SVC reserves the right to cancel the course due to insufficient enrollment. In the unlikely event of such a cancellation, SVC will forward a full refund of all monies paid.

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