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The 2018 Kanawha Chapter of the Frontiersmen Camping Fellowship will be holding the Spring Trace at Camp Creek State Park, WV 25820. Try not to miss out on this event.
If you do not have a primitive shelter please try to attend (there will be a separate camping area for “modern” tents away from the FCF village. The FCF members will be holdin regular competitions for FCF prizes.
If’n ya are a being ready for Buckskin or the Wilderness Vigil please speak to one of the District Staff for directions for applyin fer that.
For those who are a comin, the cost of the trace will be $30.00 – please try to let me know as soon as possible if you are planning on attending. All candidates for the Frontier Adventure must send me an application by March 15th – if I do not receive an application by then you will most likely need to wait until the next Adventure to attend. Adventure applications are located on the www.appalachianrangers.com website under the FCF tab. The Adventure is by invitation only based on approval of your application. You will receive a response letter setting the date and time you must appear for the Adventure. I will need FCF members to help with the Adventure classes – so be ready to be voluntold what you will be doin.
FCF Members If’n you want to be a competing then just bring a frontier possible (primitive prize for your costume or camp use such as a knife, flint & steel kit, lantern, shirt, etc) to be a placin on the blanket. The winners will be a chusen a prize from the lot on the blanket so’s at the end of the competitions everyone will be a winner.
FCF Members we will be a need’n some help on the competitions – so’s let me know what ya kin hep with: Knife throwin, hawk throwin, shootin, costume, flint and steel, etc.
This will be a primitive camp fer a tent and with a path to the outhouse. Water and wood will be available.
You will be responsible for your lodging / food / and cooking gear so come prepared.
The emergency number for the Camp Creek State Park is 304-425-9481.
Oldtimers and Youngbucks need:
- Entry prize for blanket competitions (Frontier style prize)
- $30.00 Trace Fee
See ya at Trace,
Kanawha Chapter President