Stone Splitting and Shaping

Course Type: 
Workshop
Prerequisites: 
Intro to Bear Mountain Trails Project
Length: 
1 day
Level: 
Intermediate
Program Area: 
Trail Work
Course Fee: 
Free

This course is designed to educate students on how to split and shape stone to desired dimensions. Topics covered will include how to “read” a rock so that it splits properly, and proper use and maintenance of tools like portable generators, rotary hammer drills, carbide tipped shaping hammers and chisels.

A rock fully prepped for splitting

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