REGISTRATION CLOSED Tahquamenon Falls State Park - Snowshoe Building Workshop, Dec. 14

Date:  December 14, 2019  
Time:  09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Location: Tahquamenon Falls State Park, Upper Falls, Tahquamenon Brewery and Restaurant, 24109 Falls Road, Newberry, MI 49868

Contact: Theresa Neal, 906-492-3415

two ladies work on building snowshoes at workshop

Registration is closed for this class.

This all-day workshop will take you step by step through the process of weaving your own traditional wood-framed snowshoes. Each kit includes one pair of wood frames, tubular nylon lacing, boot bindings and personalized instruction.

For ages 16 and older.

Two styles of snowshoe kits will be offered:
Cross country 10x46
Green mountain 10x36

Please notify the instructor, Theresa Neal, about your style choice after payment is complete.

For more information contact Theresa Neal at 906-492-3415 or NealT1@Michigan.gov.

Cost is $200 per person. Refreshments and snacks will be provided. Please bring a lunch and wear comfortable clothing. A refrigerator and microwave will be available for use.

Registration deadline is Nov. 16.

Please note: Cancellations must be made by Dec. 1 in order to receive a refund. If you are unable to make the class and are unable to give two weeks’ notice, the registration fee is considered a donation to the educational program at Tahquamenon Falls State Park.

Limited to eight participants.

The workshop also will be offered Dec. 7.

A Recreation Passport is required for entry into Tahquamenon Falls State Park. The pass can be purchased at the park entrance.

This class is part of the Department of Natural Resources Outdoor Skills Academy, which offers in-depth, expert instruction, gear and hands-on learning for a range of outdoor activities at locations around the state. Learn more at Michigan.gov/OutdoorSkills.