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Learn to Create Fire by Friction!

Learn to Create Fire by Friction!

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Drinks and Equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Coordinator and Founder of Women's Wilderness Workshops and Animal Phat. Christina has worked as an Organic Farmer, Hide Tanner, Veterinary Assistant, Soap Maker, Cheese Maker and Educator since 2003. She co-owns/operates Fun Frolic Farm with her husband in Burnsville NC, where she hosts a variety of workshops on sustainable living, dairy goats, soap and cheese making, traditional hide tanning and…
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What we’ll do

Join us and find your personal fire by friction and spark of life! You will get to try your hand at different methods of making fire with primitive methods! Hand drill, bow drill, tandem bow drill and flint steel. We will discuss and show you how to process material to put together a bow drill friction fire kit (bow, spindle, hearth board and tinder). Next we will practice these methods hands…

What else you should know

This is a physically demanding class. We will be working on the ground some when actually practicing these techniques.

What I’ll provide

Drinks
Water
Equipment
All class materials

What to bring

Good foot wear for walking
Chair and Notebook

Where you'll be

The majority of this experience will be held at our Airbnb home-stay in Asheville. We will take a short walk around the block to indentify plants available within the city for making fire by friction. We may also discuss other wild plants that can be used for food or medicine on our walk.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 4 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

More tips

This is a physically demanding class. We will be working on the ground some when actually practicing these techniques.
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survival class
Learn to Create Fire by Friction!
New experience
From ₹3,187/person
New experience
From ₹3,187/person