Create your own unique private event

Immerse yourself in the beauty and wonder of our California landscapes by hiking with Laura Pasetta owner of Wild Rootz, a certified California naturalist, professionally trained in therapeutic herbal medicine and outdoor enthusiasts.  

 

Create your own unique event by selecting from a variety of topics or have Laura help you customized a memorable outdoor experience that meets all your groups expectations.

 

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Private Zoom Class

CREATE A STAY AT HOME CLASS

Cooking class: healthy holiday cooking, seasonal dishes 

Medicinal and culinary usages of herbal plants

Learn how to make salves, balms, syrups teas and more

Create your own class for you and your family

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TASTE OF THE WILD 

LAND TO TABLE CULINARY EXPERIENCE 

Identify wild edible plants 

Learn medicinal and culinary usages

Delicious culinary tasting experience

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MEDICINAL PLANT HIKES

NATIVE PLANT HERBAL EXPERIENCE

Identify Native plants

Learn how to use herbal plants as medicine

Hands-on projects; salves, balms, syrups, teas and more

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Meditation by the Sea

MINDFULLNESS IN NATURE

FOREST BATHING

Guided walk through nature

Calming meditative walking exercises

Notebook and journaling

Herbal tea ceremony

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VARIETY OF OTHER OUTDOOR TOPICS 

Hikes & Adventures Ideas

  • Explore our local riparian, oak or chaparral forest 

  • Wildflower identification 

  • Waterfalls, or spectacular panoramic views  

  • History of plants used for food and medicine 

  • Discovering California native trees 

  • Ethnobotany – study of how the indigenous people uses native plants for food, medicine & tools 

  • Uplifting and mindfulness hikes 

  • Wild urban weeds for food and medicine 

  • Guided equine nature rides

 

Groups are encouraged to schedule as far in advance as possible to insure availability of desired dates. 

Home Schooling Programs– Nature makes the best classroom!

Laura Pasetta’s programs offers a unique outdoor classroom experience, with a tailored approach to home school studies. Her outdoor programs are filled with opportunities of exploration, observation, crafting and team work.  

Programs for students are designed to provide a meaningful outdoor experience, as well as help promote respect for and facilitate a personal connection to nature. 

 

Topics examples;

  • Science-based information on Californian ecosystems 

  • History of Southern California Native American uses of plants for food, fibers, tools and medicine

  • Explore local natural habitats, including oak, riparian and chaparral forests 

  • Wide variety of nature related topics, insects, wildflowers, fire ecology, watersheds, California ecosystems and geology

  • Fire and water ecology

  • Wildflower identification 

  • Discovering California native trees 

 

Groups are encouraged to schedule as far in advance as possible to insure availability of desired dates.