E.g., Dec 2 2021
E.g., Dec 2 2021
Primitive Fire – History in Action
Sat, 10/30/2021 10:30am to 11:45am
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Mission Tejas SP
19343 State Highway 21 E.
Grapeland, TX, 75844
United States (936) 687-4474

Where there’s smoke there’s fire? If only that were true!

Check out the tried-and-true methods of starting a fire. Learn how fire’s importance to us and our landscape has never changed.

- Help build a natural tinder nest with native materials.

- Come see history in action with a friction fire from start to finish.

Meet: At the Amphitheater near the Playground, park at the Day-Use area.

Duration: Ranger talk + demonstration usually takes ~45 minutes.

What to Bring: Water, bug spray, appropriate clothing + footwear for the outdoors, and be ready to give thanks to the common lighter.


***Attendance to this event is open to the public and free AFTER regular day use or camping fees. ***

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All ages