Fire Intensive Skills

This four hour course is focused on fire craft.  We discuss primitive to moderate fire techniques.   The day has minimal hiking.  Please bring water, snacks and clothing layers for the day.  The course is only instructed at Staunton State Park.  The following skills are covered:

  • collection of fire gathering materials
  • review of fire safety
  • fire starting site selections
  • material and construction for hand drills
  • bow drills
  • flint and steel
  • Ferrocerium rod ad pitch wood

  

Price for this day course is 175 $ per person with discounts for more participants.  Children under 13  years old must be accompanied by an adult and need parental consent under 18 years old.   

Children under 13 years old              $100 per course 

Children 14 – 18 years old                   $160 per course