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Winter Woods BattleEducation :: Historical also Education :: Re-Inactment
Winter Woods Battle
9:00 AM
Old Fort Niagara
Experience winter life in the 18th century.

The event features a skirmish in the woods between British and French troops, plus
Snowshoeing (weather permitting)
Winter survival techniques
Shelter building
Winter games
Fur trading
Musket firings
Fire starting demonstrations (with flint and steel)
Colonial cooking demonstration
Hearty traditional recipes

Snowshoe Patrol/Winter Hike:
Join the fort's garrison as they patrol east to the woods along Lake Ontario. When you meet enemy soldiers, a skirmish ensues. Afterwards, enjoy complimentary hot chocolate in the woods camp. Warning! This is an approximately 1 1/2 mile hike over rough ground.

Hours: 10am-5pm

Tickets: $13/adult, $9/child ages 6-12, free/children 5 and under
Age Group: All Ages
Venue: Old Fort Niagara
Address: 4 Scott Ave. Youngstown, NEW YORK 14174
Phone: (716) 745-7611

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