Central Ohio Bushcraft Gathering (4th Annual)

October 7-10th 2021

The Central Ohio Bushcraft Gathering is an outdoor skills and social event for those interested in bushcraft, wilderness survival, and primitive living. It’s a laid-back event where knowledge and skills are shared around camp and the campfire.

What you can see and do:

  • Camping (Hammock Friendly)
  • Outdoor Skills Workshops and Demonstrations
  • Campfire Socializing
  • Authentic Gear Vendors
  • Hands-on activities (e.g. Slingshots, tomahawks, etc.)
  • Prize Challenges
  • Outdoor Cooking
  • More canvas, leather, wool, and camo than you’ve seen in one place before ūüėÖ
  • And so much more!

2021 Presenters

  • Blowguns – Douglas S. Meyer
  • FIRE 101! – Daniel Harding
  • Survival Shelters – Jason Jasulevich
  • The Super Shelter – Mike Denney
  • Bone Tools – Douglas S. Meyer
  • Trapping Wild Game – Dan Lutz
  • Butchering Small Game* – Samantha Squires
  • Understanding Tincture Ratios – Jamie Schmotzer
  • Rawhide Sheath Making* – Jamie Burleigh
  • Friction Fire & Stone Boiling – Kevin Johnson

*Requires an additional fee

2021 Vendors

  • Abnormal Outdoors
  • Bombproof Bushcraft
  • Bushcrafter US
  • C.W. Outfitters
  • Douglas S. Meyer
  • JW Apothecary
  • Messer Custom Leather
  • Midwest Woodcraft
  • Opossum Pouch Soft Goods
  • Roogles Outdoors Chuck Wagon
  • S. Maxwell Knives Shankle
  • Homestead Leatherworks
  • Sleepy Creek Crafts
  • Survival Gear BSO
  • Tough Possum Gear


Admission includes 3 nights of camping, the ability to participate in prize challenges, and access to the entire event.

Attendees (16 and up) $50.
Youths (15 and under) are FREE.