$175.00 – Sold Out
RIVER BUSHCRAFT ADVENTURE | MAY 13-15, 2022
Join Joe Flowers, International Knife Designer / Jungle Survival Guide & Instructor / Writer / Zoologist / Wilderness First Responder (Bushcraft Global) & Oconee Joe, local historian and tour guide out on the open water in this new bushcraft expedition!
We will be providing the kayaks, knowledge, history and fun as we make our way down the Oconee River May 13-15th. We will be paddling while talking and demonstrating bushcraft skills. Participants will then camp out at specific spots along the river through the Oconee National Forest.
In the afternoons, while enjoying a fun, informative, and skill centric atmosphere with multiple outdoor instructors.
-Improvise bushcraft and campcraft skills with natural material.
-Help clean up the Oconee River and improvise Maguyver style with the refuse you find along the way.
-Learn Big knife skills and machete skills for clearing out camp sites, making crafts, and obtaining food!
FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE RIVER AND AREA PICK UP ONE OF THESE BOOKS: CLICK HERE TO ORDER
30-50 Liter Pack (Waterproof If Possible)
Large Knife over 7" (with 90° Spine)
Food & Water for 2+ Days (We suggest Mountain House Dehydrated Meals)
Weather & Water Appropriate Clothing
Cordage (Paracord or Bankline)
Shelter - Lightweight Tent / Hammock / Ground Tarp
Head Light & Extra Batteries
Waterproof Stuff Sacks (Incase you drop your bag in the river)
Necessary Daily Medicine
Backup Pair Of Waterproof Shoes (Crocks or Closed Toed Sandals)
Small Personal First Aid Kit
USB Phone Charger
1-4PM - Meet @ Georgia Bushcraft Farm
4PM - Oconee Joe Shuttle Leaves @ Georgia Bushcraft Farm for Barnett Shoals Property:
1350 Old Barnett Shoals Road, Athens, GA 30677
If you're not able to make the shuttle pickup you can drive directly to the property Barnett Shoals Property.
Look for a gate lined with skulls on right. I’ll have a traffic cone and signage. They must not drive through gate at end of road as that is the hydroelectric dam.
7AM - BREAKFAST
8AM - PACK-UP & SAFETY BRIEF
9AM - THE RIVER EXPEDITION BEGINS!
12-1PM - LUNCH
5PM - ARRIVE AT RIVER CAMP
6PM - DINNER
8AM - BREAKFAST & PACK-UP
9AM - HIT THE RIVER
2-3PM - TAKE-OUT @ DYAR'S PASTURE RECREATION AREA