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This forest-to-fire workshop is designed to upgrade your traditional survival skills by teaching you to create and use your own bow drill kit.
Your instructor will show you how to forage for the necessary raw materials to build your bow drill kit. They will help you pay attention to species and level of decomposition, with the objective of being respectful to the land and following leave no trace ethics. You will employ some of the basic principles of axe and knife work to create your bow drill from the raw materials you collect. The instructor will demonstrate the method for using the bow drill to start a fire using friction and assist you in acquiring the skills to start your own fire.Each participant will:
When: Available year-round Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and Mondays (subject to availability)
Need to know:
Whether you are looking for fun things to do in Niagara Falls or a unique experience gift for the Survivor fan in your life, this Bow Drill Fire Making Workshop is the ticket!
This experience takes place at Fonthill, a short drive form Niagara Falls and St. Catharines, Ontario. VIEW MAP
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