Making Fire from Nothing
Matt Lawrence is a lifelong survival and wilderness lover.
As a kid he tested the bounds of what could be done with the
least amount of material. In this adventure he shares his knowledge
of the different ways fire can be made.
Things you will learn: How to use a bowdrill, effectively using matches,
proper use of magnesium bars, how to set yourself up for success in fire building. These will be shared as you walk through some of Del Norte County's
Name of Instructor: Matt Lawrence
Phone: 707 951 4737
When: Every Saturday in July, 10am to 12 noon
Where: Meet at the Florence Keller Bathroom next to the host camp.
Ages: 9 to 24 years old
Adventure Challenge: At any time after the main adventure is over the instructor can be challenged. The nature of the challenge is such that if the challenger, using any form of friction fire tool, can generate a coal before the instructor, they will receive $100.