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Traditional Technologies Day – Plankhouse
August 12 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Join us at the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge at the Cathlapotle Plankhouse for Traditional Technologies Day!
When: Sunday, August 12 from 12- 4 p.m.
Where: Carty Unit of Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, 28908 N Main Ave., Ridgefield, WA. Refuge entrance fee applies.
8 a.m. – “Early” Bird Walk with Refuge Naturalist.
12–4 p.m. – Plankhouse Tours and Activities. Explore hands-on displays inside the Plankhouse and family-friendly activities throughout the day. Demonstrations Include: Native Games, Chinookan carving, First Foods, fire-starting, flintknapping, and atlatl throwing.
12:30 p.m. – Refuge Naturalist-led Tracking Walk. Study plants and their historical significance with expert trail guides.
2 p.m. – Refuge Naturalist-led Ethnobotony Walk. Discover our landscape and learn to track with expert trail guides.
Fees, directions and more: https://ridgefieldfriends.org/visit-the-refuge/