Blacksmith Week 2020 is coming August 14, 15, and 16th. Set up on site August, 13th.
LIMITED ‘dry camping’ on site. Keep in mind: NO OPEN FIRES ALLOWED IN AUGUST IN THE NATIONAL FOREST.
There are camp grounds around Government Camp. Check online. There are also varied lodging opportunities from hotels to condos and vacation rental homes all in Government Camp.
https://www.mounthoodinfo.com for lodging information.
Mt Hood RV Village is located just 12 miles down the mountain and offers all hook ups amenities including a café and indoor pool.
We will have both ‘pre’ and ‘post’ Blacksmith Week 2020 classes.
Two of the best, Mark Aspery, will teach an ‘intermediate’ class of Tool Making Techniques. August 7th through the 11th.
Gary Eagle who’s work can be seen on the metal panels on the Multorpor Overpass in The Village of Government Camp; will be teaching a ‘post Blacksmith Week’ class August 17th and 18th.
Gary’s class will be an Art Deco Grill.
Darryl Nelson will put together a great event for 2020.
The 2020 shirts of course, with artwork by Dean Mook.
And other activities & demonstrations of interest to all smiths. More details as the event nears.
We hope to see you onsite this year!