Camp Flintlock ® logo in a colonial font

Hand-drawn image of an 18th-century flintlock musket

Field Trip Gallery


The Beginning of the Day

A photo of the sun rising over the Camp Flintlock Encampment at a school
The sun rising over the Camp Flintlock Encampment at a school
A photo of Mr. Langdon and Mr. Frank playing Fife & Drum Musik for carpool
Mr. Langdon and Mr. Frank starting out a field trip at a school by playing Fife & Drum Musik for carpool
A photo of Mr. Langdon and Mr. Frank playing Fife & Drum Musik for carpool
Mr. Langdon and Mr. Frank playing Fife & Drum Musik for carpool at another school
A photo of Mr. Langdon, Mr. Jonathan, and Mr. Jeremiah playing Fife & Drum Musik for a school
Mr. Langdon, Mr. Jonathan, and Mr. Jeremiah playing Fife & Drum Musik for a school at our main Campsite
A photo of Mr. Langdon, Mr. Nick, and Mr. Josh playing Fife & Drum Musik for a school
Mr. Langdon, Mr. Nick, and Mr. Josh playing Fife & Drum Musik for a school at our main Campsite
A photo of Mr. Langdon giving a Field Trip Introduction at our main Campsite
Mr. Langdon giving a Field Trip Introduction at our main Campsite
A photo of Mr. Langdon loading our Flintlock Musket during an Introduction at our main Campsite
Mr. Langdon loading our Flintlock Musket during an Introduction at our main Campsite
A photo of Mr. Langdon firing our Flintlock Musket during an Introduction at our main Campsite
Mr. Langdon firing our Flintlock Musket during an Introduction at our main Campsite
A photo of a teacher firing our Flintlock Musket during an Introduction at a school in northern Virginia
Under the close supervision of Mr. Jeremiah, a teacher fires our Flintlock Musket during an Introduction at a school in northern Virginia

Automatic Activities

Dress Up

A photo of Mr. Langdon talking about Colonial clothing and dressing up a young man at the Campsite
Mr. Langdon talking about Colonial clothing and dressing up a young man at the Campsite
A photo of a young lady dressed up in Colonial clothing at a school
A young lady dressed up in Colonial clothing at a school
A photo of another young lady dressed up in Colonial clothing at our Campsite
Another young lady dressed up in Colonial clothing at our Campsite
A photo of a bunch of participants dressed up in Colonial clothing at our Campsite
A bunch of participants dressed up in Colonial clothing at our Campsite
A photo of a bunch of participants dressed up in Colonial clothing at a school in South Carolina
A bunch of participants dressed up in Colonial clothing at a school in South Carolina

Store

A photo of Mr. Langdon getting the Store ready for shoppers
Mr. Langdon getting the Store ready for shoppers
A photo of a crowd of participants shopping in our Store at a school
A crowd of participants shopping in our Store at a school
A photo of a crowd of participants shopping in our Store at the main Campsite
A crowd of participants shopping in our Store at the main Campsite

Indian Necklace Making

A photo of a table full of middle school participants working on their Indian Necklaces at a school in North Carolina
A table full of middle school participants working on their Indian Necklaces at a school in North Carolina

Colonial Games

A photo of Mr. Josh teaching a group of participants about different Colonial games at the Campsite
Mr. Josh teaching a group of participants about different Colonial games at the Campsite
A photo of participants engaged in a fierce Tug of War battle at the Campsite
Participants engaged in a fierce Tug of War battle at the Campsite
A photo of a young man competing in a Hoop Race at the Campsite
A young man competing in a Hoop Race at the Campsite
A photo of a young woman learning the secrets of a Jacob's Ladder at a school in North Carolina
A young woman learning the secrets of a Jacob's Ladder at a school in North Carolina

Additional Activities

Candle Making

A photo of Mr. John Scott teaching participants how to make a Beeswax Candle at our Campsite
Mr. John Scott teaching participants how to make a Beeswax Candle at our Campsite
A photo of a Parent Volunteer helping a young lady make a Beeswax Candle at a school
A Parent Volunteer helping a young lady make a Beeswax Candle at a school

Block Printing

A photo of a Parent helping children print with ink on hand-carved wooden blocks at our Campsite
A Parent helping children print with ink on hand-carved wooden blocks at our Campsite

Indian War Paint & Story

A photo of three young men sporting their Indian War Paint at our Campsite
Three young men sporting their Indian War Paint at our Campsite

Leather Journal Making

A photo of Mr. Nick helping a young man make his Leather Journal at the Campsite
Mr. Nick helping a young man make his Leather Journal at the Campsite
A photo of middle school participants working on their Leather Journals at a school in North Carolina
Middle school participants working on their Leather Journals at a school in North Carolina
A photo of participants showing off their new Leather Journals at a school in northern Virginia
Participants showing off their new Leather Journals at a school in northern Virginia

Sword Fighting

A photo of two young women sword fighting at our main Campsite while their classmates watch
Two young women sword fighting at our main Campsite while their classmates watch

Tomahawk Throw

A photo of Mr. Nick teaching participants about tomahawk safety
Mr. Nick teaching participants about tomahawk safety

Quill & Ink Writing

A photo of participants hard at work on their Quill & Ink Writing at a school
Participants hard at work on their Quill & Ink Writing at a school
A photo of participants who are almost done with their Quill & Ink Writing at a school
Participants who are almost done with their Quill & Ink Writing at a school

Add-Ons

A photo of Ms. Sarah cooking on a hot pot of Wassail, a popular Colonial drink, at a school
Ms. Sarah cooking on a hot pot of Wassail, a popular Colonial drink, at a school
A photo of Mr. Gaston watching over two hot pots of Wassail, a popular Colonial drink, at the Campsite
Mr. Gaston watching over two hot pots of Wassail, a popular Colonial drink, at the Campsite

The End of the Day

A photo of Mr. James and Mr. George cooking lunch for the Staff at a school in northern Virginia
Mr. James and Mr. George cooking lunch for the Staff at a school in northern Virginia
A photo of Mr. Langdon playing the Fife as participants march out to the field at the Campsite for the Conclusion
Mr. Langdon playing the Fife as participants march out to the field at the Campsite for the Conclusion
A photo of Mr. Jeremiah asking tough test questions during the Conclusion at a school
Mr. Jeremiah asking tough test questions during the Conclusion at a school in Northern Virginia
A photo of Mr. Langdon asking tough test questions during the Conclusion at our Campsite
Mr. Langdon asking tough test questions during the Conclusion at our Campsite

Happy Students...and Teachers!

A photo of happy students and their teachers posing at our main Campsite
Happy students and their teachers posing at our main Campsite
A photo of happy students and their teachers posing at a school in North Carolina
Happy students and their teachers posing at a school in North Carolina