Thursday, December 7, 2017
Hartwick Pines Logging Museum - Snowshoe-Lacing Workshop
Join us inside the Michigan Forest Visitor Center at Hartwick Pines State Park for this popular workshop. You'll make a pair of snowshoes to give as a gift or use yourself.
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: February 17, 2018
. Download the workshop fact sheet and registration form - PDF.
You will make the following wood-framed snowshoe style:
- Ojibwa - 54 inches long by 11 inches wide
While building your shoes, you will learn about the history of snowshoes, their use and why they are a popular pastime in Michigan.
Fee: $185 ($25 non-refundable deposit; balance due first day of workshop)
Workshop is limited to ten participants and fills up fast! No children under 18, unless accompanied by a parent.
Hartwick Pines Logging Museum—part of the Michigan History Museum System
—is located eight miles northeast of Grayling in Hartwick Pines State Park; a Recreation Passport
is required for park entry. Read more Hartwick Pines Logging Museum visitor information
We invite you to explore our online calendar, where you'll find all Michigan History Center events
throughout the state.