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Survival Skills Weekend Sept. 6-8 at Big Bone Lick State Historic Site

Friday, 08 23, 2013

Todd Young,
859-384-3522 or todd.young@ky.gov

 

UNION, Ky. – Join the park naturalist for a full weekend of prehistoric-based survival training at Big Bone Lick State Historic Site for our 2013 Lick the Wild: Survival Skills Weekend.

 

Taught from a “no modern tools” perspective, these classes are designed to teach you how to cope with various difficulties when in survival situations. Registration is required and is limited to a first-come, first-served basis until all spots are full. Email todd.young@ky.gov or call 859-384-3522 for more information. Fees are $90 per person. Two nights of camping in the naturalist programming area is included with the fee.

 

The 512-acre park features a bison herd, a campground, a museum and gift shop, and a lake for bank fishing. The park is located 22 miles southwest of Covington on KY 338.

 

 

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The Kentucky State Park System is composed of 49 state parks plus an interstate park shared with Virginia. The Department of Parks, an agency of the Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet, operates 17 resort parks with lodges -- more than any other state. For more information on Kentucky parks, visit our website at http://www.parks.ky.gov