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Camping in the Old Style
October 12, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm$5
The Acorn Patrol demonstrates early methods of camping at the turn of the 20th century. See bushcraft techniques of the North Carolina mountains such as fire by flint, steel, and friction, and old style campfire cookery. Explore the gear of a by-gone day, four different styles of period canvas shelters, and traditional camp tools in use. Each camper has expertise in various aspects of woodcraft, history and nature study. They welcome any questions from visitors.