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Scrubby Survival Skills

5:00p to 6:00p
Fri, September 07, 2018
Angela Rojas
(956) 584-9156, x235

What did it take to survive in the Thornscrub forest? Learn some of the ways native people embraced the forest! Take a survival hike and see if you survive! Plus, see a bow-drill fire-making demonstration.

Learn some of the everyday survival methods of the people that used to call the Tamaulipan thornscrub forest their home! See a bow-drill fire starting method and make rope from a Yucca leaf!

  • Meet: Headquarters Bus Loop

  • Bring: Water, sunscreen, hat, comfortable shoes, mosquito spray
  • Cost: Free with park entry. Park entry free with Texas State Parks Pass