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Fri, Nov 03


Fort Cross Old Timey Adventures

Field Trip! The Native Experience at Fort Cross *MUST PURCHASE TICKETS!*

Learn about the cultures of Native American tribes through the eyes of the pioneers and westward explorers! Some tribes in the surrounding area include the Cahuilla and the Kumeyaay, who were native to the land that Fort Cross now rests on. See below for more information.

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Field Trip! The Native Experience at Fort Cross *MUST PURCHASE TICKETS!*
Field Trip! The Native Experience at Fort Cross *MUST PURCHASE TICKETS!*

Time & Location

Nov 03, 2023, 9:30 AM – 2:05 PM

Fort Cross Old Timey Adventures, 4425 CA-78, Santa Ysabel, CA 92070, USA


About the event

Our "sister" collective, Off the 56, invited us to join them on this fun field trip! Since we have to limit the number of people that can join our Alpaca Ranch tour, we'd like to offer this event as an option for those of you not going to the Alpaca Ranch. The point of contact is Kandice Judson: 805.406.6617

TICKETS:  Purchase tickets at this link:  Fort Cross | The Native Experience

Children (4-17) $25

Adults $15

Jewelry Making: Learn about the importance of jewelry.  Make a bead necklace. Yours to keep!

Pottery: Learn the importance of pottery. Archery: Would you make a good warrior hunter? Tomahawk Throwing:A common tool, but we will be using these little axes for some fun target practice! Spear Toss: It takes great precision and strength to hit your target with a spear. How hard do you think it will be? How much practice in order to master this hunting technique? We will be practicing with long sticks instead of sharpened spears.  Native Village: Wikkiup building with Yucca Weaving, corn grinding, and hide identification. Gain a new perspective on native life through the eyes of a mountain man. Nature Walk: Learn about the plant and animal life in our area of California. Find out their uses and how to identify them! Animals & Reptiles: Learn about some of the native animals that were important to know about.

Things to bring:

Picnic Lunch Closed Toe Shoes Sunscreen Plenty of Water (potable water available) Money for Gift Shop Spirit of Adventure!

Product Details

The Native Experience Open Sign Up November 3, 2023; 10:00 am - 2:00 pm Check-in begins at 9:30 am

Important Info 1. All sales are final. No refunds or time/date transfers allowed. 2. Children must be accompanied by a paying adult. 3. Have your proof of purchase ready when checking in. 4. Please do not be late for your reservation time. Activities will not be repeated for late arrivals. Tickets No paper tickets will be sent. An order confirmation with barcode, or 4-digit order number, is all that is needed to check-in.

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