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Find food as you hike. Deepen your relationship with nature.

Your Guide: Mia Andler

Educator. Forager. Author.


Mia Andler is committed to facilitating meaningful connection to nature. She is the author of "The Sierra Forager" and co-author of “The Bay Area Forager”. She is also the founder and executive director of Vilda, a 501 c(3) non-profit that runs nature connection programs for children in Tahoe, Truckee and the San Francisco Bay Area. She has been foraging since she was a little girl in Finland and has studied the regenerative practices of earth based cultures around the world. Mia appears on television, film and radio. You can read about her in SF Gate or Pacific Sun, see her in the documentary Play Again or hear her at the Bioneers Conference. She lives with her children in Truckee, California. Latest features: Bay Nature Magazine 7 Reasons the World May Not Be Doomed,

The Mariposa Gazette, The Food Web

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