Stayin’ Alive: Winter Survival Shelters for Families

April 8, 2016 - 11:00am to 02:30pm

Take shelter! The driving wind and rain can be held at bay with simple skills that every squirrel depends on. In this family-oriented class, learn the basics of building a winter survival shelter that can keep you safe and warm without the aid of a sleeping bag or a fire. Younger participants will have free time to build forts.

Where: Oxbow Regional Park. 3010 SE Oxbow Parkway, Gresham

Cost: $6 person, $11 family. Additional park entry fee: $5 vehicle, $7 bus


No-dogs policy: To protect plants, wildlife and people, Metro does not allow pets at regional parks and natural areas. Pets can damage habitat and threaten wildlife the region has worked to protect. In natural areas where dogs are not allowed, people see more wildlife and get closer to it. Seeing-eye dogs or other service animals are allowed. Please bring cleanup materials.