an introduction to traditional, native woodland skills for the whole family
Learn fireskills, cordage techniques, wild food and medicine, naturalist skills and more at this introduction to woodland skills that the whole family will love. Enjoy live music, campfires, nourishing meals, and lots of time in the forest.
Details of the schedule are subject to slight changes.
Friday, May 10
[.4-9:30 Introduction to Bushcraft with Jason Drevenak Fire and knife skills
7:30 Dinner and welcome with YMC staff
Knives and other Bushcraft goods from North American Bushcraft School for sale.
Saturday, May 11
6:30 Bird Walk with Bob
Session 3: Session 2: 9:00 Wild Plants—food, medicine with Jason
Session 4: Session 3: 1-4 Cordage, natural dyes with Lisa, and alternate children’s activities—(debris hut, compass course, rush weaving.) with Ginny and Erica
4-6 Free Time—fishing, crafts, canoeing…
6:00 Dinner (reservations required if not a full weekend participant $12 kids $6)
6:30 Primitive hunting, trapping, fishing with David Crowe (Free and Open to Public) 50
8:30 Campfire with Music
9:00 Cast-iron cobbler
Sunday, May 12
Session 4: Woodland skills and knowledge (leaders TBA)