3380 Beaver Road,
Big Bone Lick State Historic Site,
This is the year end finale of our primitive skills day program and it will surely test the skill of our park naturalist. Rain or shine, cold or light snow you will be taken along the step by step process of gathering the materials needed to create a friction fire in cold weather conditions. So if you have an interest in learning about primitive survival techniques, prehistoric skills or prehistoric technology you won't want to miss this final free opportunity of the year. Weather permitting program. Location: Visitor Center
Demonstration: Cold weather fire starting.
Activity: Help the park naturalist gather the necessary materials to make a friction fire. Along the way you will learn what wood or plant works best, how to make cordage for a bow drill and how to find dry kindling.
***CANCELLED DUE TO IMPENDING WINTER STORM.