Wilderness Survival: Primitive Fire Building & Meal Preparation Event Set for November 18

COOKSBURG, Pa. – A wilderness survival event – Primitive Fire Building and Meal Preparation – will be held at Cook Forest State Park on Saturday, November 18.

(Photo courtesy Regina Graham.)

The event begins at 9:00 a.m.

Dust off your ferrule rods and meet the educators at the Log Cabin Inn Environmental Learning Classroom to learn various fire starting techniques.

Participants will prepare their lunch and carpool to the Black Bear Trail area to use their new found fire starting skills to cook their lunch.

All participants will receive a “Fire N’ Five” fire starting kit and food for their meals.

The cost is $25.00 due upon registration by November 16.

Participation will be limited to 20 people.

Checks or money orders should be made to “Commonwealth of Pennsylvania” and sent to Cook Forest State Park, P.O. Box 120, Cooksburg, PA 16217.

A registration fee will be withheld for cancellations after the registration deadline.

Please contact Dale Luthringer, environmental education specialist, for more details at 814-744-8407 or [email protected]

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