Sycamore Shoals Hosts Fort Watauga Knap-In

October 6, 2012 - October 7, 2012
Event By: Sycamore Shoals State Historic Area Address: Elizabethton, TN
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Knapping—with a “K”—has nothing to do with sleep! Knapping is the art of making stone tools, and the Knap-In at Fort Watauga is our celebration of Tennessee Archaeology Week. Watch primitive skills craftsmen make arrowheads, spear points, and other survival tools. There will be demonstrations of primitive tools such as the bow, arrow, and atlatl throughout the day. 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. ET. Contact the park for details at 423-543-5808.




City: Elizabethton, TN
Region: East Tennessee
Subregion: Northeast


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