"His professional acumen and gentle teaching style is a rare combination. Alex is the real deal”. — Erik C. (USMC, Ret.)
“EarthSkills is a growing community of like-minded people who are seeking to better themselves through outdoor skills education. Alex Garcia provides patient and detailed instruction on a wide variety of outdoor survival skills. Anyone, regardless of experience, can benefit from these classes." — Marshall H.
“I have enjoyed taking EarthSkills classes. They are informative and fun. Regardless of your skill level, you will always learn more. Hopefully, you won’t need to use what you learn, except for fun, but you never know. Looking forward to my next class". — Pat B
“EarthSkills is more than just obtaining information – so much more. EarthSkills provides students with a greater understanding and appreciation for what is around them on a daily basis. That alone is significant! The instruction is detailed yet consumable and I love walking away after a day spent in class eager to test and try my new-found skills! I highly recommend spending time under the guidance and instruction of EarthSkills and personally am always excited for the next course I am able to take". — Margaret H.
“I can’t say enough great things about these workshops. Mr. Garcia is knowledgeable, generous, entertaining and patient, all ideal qualities in an instructor. More than that, he and his wife are working to build an active community of outdoor enthusiasts.
My daughter and I have learned an enormous amount in the workshops we’ve taken so far and we look forward to more great workshops ahead". — Jo H.
“EarthSkills has provided me with a fun and creative way to learn bushcraft. Alex has an enlightening personality that makes you want to come back and keep learning more! I recommend any of the EarthSkills classes to everyone”. — Janette F.
“EarthSkills: simple, practical and crucial need-to-know
survival skills." — Tommy G.
“Alex creates a relaxed setting for building genuine self-esteem. No screaming coaches, no plastic trophies. Just you and a meaningful challenge.” — Craig C.,
“Alex’s FIRE class was the single best family bonding experience. Ever. Expectations exceeded.” — The Cobham Family