Trees: Journey into the Living Forest

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Trees: Journey into the Living Forest

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Join us and learn about the trees of our region Southern Appalachia has a high diversity of tree species. This day hike takes us to the rich cove forest ecosystem of Big Ivy where we'll learn:


* Tree and Shrub ID

* Tree uses in herbal medicine

* Tree uses in homesteading and survival

* Trees as providers - Wild Edibles

* Tress used for crafts


We will discuss tree ID and tree uses for food, medicine, cordage, fricition fire, firewood, basketry and more.


Hands-on experiential learning through touch, taste, smell, and crafts.


Facilitated by: Scott Karas, Rachel Shopper, and Luke Cannon.


Meetup and Carpool from D&D Grocery in Barnardsville, NC.

Map :,-82.487325,15z/data=!4m5!3m4!1s0x0:0xa7572309af123819!8m2!3d35.784183!4d-82.487325


Sliding Scale Event, Pay what you can based on income, Suggested 20-50$.