On January 8, 2011, Billy Heck, along with Ron Eddy and Ryan Teague provide examples as they talk about the different types of flintlocks and other weapons of 18th Century settlers and longhunters in Southwest Virginia Frontier.
In addition to learning how the guns were made, Mr. Heck will discuss black powder use current rules and regulations.
Lunch is provided in the $20 fee for this program. Pre-registration is required. Register by contacting Megan France, Chief Ranger, at (276) 940-1643 or email [email protected] . Checks must be received no later than Monday, January 3, 2011 and be made payable to the Daniel Boone Wilderness Trail Assocation. Please send checks to: Natural Tunnel State Park, Attn: Megan France, 1420 Natural Tunnel Pkwy, Duffield, VA 24244
Plan to make a weekend of it! Overnight cabin reservations can be made by calling 1-800-933-PARK (7275) or by booking on line.