Community Day access is 10am-2pm and includes hiking on our miles of nature trails, observing blacksmith demonstration by volunteer Hammer-In smiths, try your hand at hammering in the Ashokan forge, live outdoor music, and lunch! For a more hands-on experience, register for the full Hammer-In above.
Learn the art of forging hot steel using traditional blacksmithing tools and skills at the Northeast Blacksmiths’ Ashokan Spring Hammer-In. An exciting day of activities for beginners and experienced metal-smiths alike. Come for this totally outdoor event where you can experience firsthand this ancient craft with Covid 19 safety practices required.