Building a Survival Camp
Learn from the survivalist brothers, the Baranskis, about how to set up a short-term (3 day or less) and a long-term campsite. This will include cooking, shelter, and all the things you need to know to survive the wild.
Brothers Ed and Fran Baranski have been wandering into the wilderness for years, building their own canoes, doing some more than rigorous camping, and just learning how to survive in nature by their own skill. Now, they want to teach you some of the skills they’ve learned.
This event is jointly sponsored by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA), Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks, and Friends of Goodwin Forest.
The James L. Goodwin Forest and Conservation Center were gifts to the people of Connecticut from James L. Goodwin, one of America's first professional foresters and a long-time CFPA Board Member. The Center is jointly managed by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA) and the Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks. For more information, select here.