Birchbark Canoe Building Courses
A seven day course gives you the skills
and know how to biuld your own bark
canoe while camping on a private lake in the gorgeous Gatineau hills.
We will build one 16'
Chippewa styled canoe aver a busy but enjoyable week. In that time, all
areas of birchbark canoe building will be covered, and participants will
leave with enough skill and know how to build their own bark canoe.
Classes will be small, with a maximum of six to eight students.
A lottery will be held to give those who wish to buy the canoe
(for an extra $1000 Cdn) a chance to take home the finished craft.
Course Dates for 2002:
Saturday Aug 10 to Saturday Aug 17.
-Additional dates will be scheduled as required
-Call about group rates
Cost of the course is $750 per individual,
$1400 for two people.
This includes all meals for a week as well as room to pitch a tent. (Please
let us know about dietary concerns and preferences. Camping equipment
A $50 deposit holds your spot. Balance is required on location.
All prices are in Canadian funds.
Applicable taxes are extra.
Classes will be held on the shores of Long lake, in the Low township,
Quebec. This location is about an hour from Ottawa Ontario. Directions
will be mailed or faxed to participants.
We will be the only ones on this lake!!
WE ARE CURRENTLY LOOKING FOR APPRENTICES FOR THE 2002
BUILDING SEASON...PLEASE CALL 1-819-459-2477, OR CONTACT ME