Horace Kephart Days; May 20 & 21

Horace Kephart Days 2016

Friday, May 20th (1 to 5 p.m.)

Visit with a group of outers in a 1920s demonstration camp.
Here, in the woodsmoke, Kephart’s camping and woodcraft skills
come to life in their proper setting, the Backcountry Farm of the
Schiele Museum in Gastonia, NC.

Saturday, May 21st (10 am to 4 pm)

Kamp Kephart demonstration camp continues

Special presentations in the Schiele Auditorium
(10:30 – 11:45)

Libby Kephart Hargrave – author and great-granddaughter
of Horace Kephart

Dale Stewart – well known naturalist, explorer and conservationist

Joshua Native Kirk – outdoor skills expert and teacher, TV personality

“Horace Kephart and the Classic Camping Revival”
     At the Backcountry Farm (2 pm)
Special guest David Wescott (author of Camping in the Old Style)


Schiele Museum of Natural History

Flyer in PDF: KephartDays2016Email

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