Oct. 29, 2017
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Knowing how to build the correct type of fire lay is an important wilderness skill. A fire will provide warmth in cold weather, allow you to cook food and purify water, it provides light and protection and is a good moral booster.
This entry level course gives students an opportunity to make various types of fire lays and compare the differences. Teepee, Pyramid, Dakota, Reflector, Swedish Candle and more will be constructed during this course. Fire safety, the physics of fire, tinder and kindling will also be addressed.