August 11, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM, on the Carty Unit of Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge - Refuge entrance fee applies
Cathlapotle Plankhouse- Carty Unit, 28908 N Main Ave, Ridgefield, WA (note, Main Ave is closed at Depot St. to 291st, detour maps to reach the Carty Unit can be found here: refuge2020.info.)
12:00 PM – 4:00 PM Plankhouse Tours and Activities
Docent or self-led Plankhouse tours and family-friendly activities throughout the day.
Special Demonstrations will include:
Atlatl, Flintknapping, Traditional Native games, First Foods demonstrations, Crafts, and more!
1:30 PM Naturalist-led Walk-n-Talk
Walk on the ethnobotany portion of the Oaks to Wetlands Trail. Participants meet in front of the Plankhouse, be prepared for a 45 minute walk over moderately even terrain.
*NOTE: Main AVE is closed at Depot St. To access this unit of the Refuge, check out our website for detour maps, or keep an eye out for signs starting at Royle Rd.