• Dutch Oven Cooking Demonstration at Mormon Station State Park

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    Name: Dutch Oven Cooking Demonstration at Mormon Station State Park
    Date: August 13, 2017
    Time: 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM PDT
    Event Description:
    Dutch Oven Cooking Demonstration at Mormon Station State Park  on Sunday, August 13
    GENOA, Nev. – Join Park Rangers at Mormon Station State Park for a special breakfast Dutch oven cooking demonstration. Rangers will be cooking up a breakfast casserole and a bacon bomb, all while explaining the basics of Dutch oven cooking. You will learn today’s cast iron techniques, as well as those used by pioneers in the 1850’s as they came through the Carson Valley on their way to California. Dutch oven cooking is a great way to bring the family together for a meal. It can be used in the backyard or out on camping trips. Samples will be served as long as the food lasts!
    WHEN: Sunday, August 13, 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
    WHERE: Mormon Station is located 20 minutes south of Carson City via Hwy 395, about one hour south of Reno, and approximately 20 minutes from South Lake Tahoe via Hwy 207.
    COST:  This event is free to the public. All ages welcome  
    CONTACT: For questions regarding the event, contact Daniel Wassmund at 775-782-2590.
    The Nevada Division of State Parks plans, develops and maintains a system of parks and recreation areas for the use and enjoyment of more than 3.3 million visitors a year. The division was established in 1963 by the Nevada Legislature to form a new state park agency within the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources. The division manages and maintains 23 parks, historic sites and recreation areas in Nevada.          
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