Byrd's Adventure Center
7037 Cass Oark Rd
Ozark, AR, United States, 72949
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COMPETITOR REGISTRATION: FULL
SPECTATOR REGISTRATION: OPEN
The Brewha Bushwhack is not a race in the traditional sense. We call it a team-based adventure challenge: What you know is more important than how fast you are. While there are physical challenges that will test your endurance, the goal is to push the limit of the teams’ diversity of skills and what can be accomplished together. Make your own path, and set your own pace – the Brewha Bushwhack is a challenge based on points, not time.
The gear requirements are small – You will mostly rely on primitive technology and woodlore. Little more than a knife, para-cord, duct tape, or a fire steel will be needed to complete the challenges. Your most important tool is your brain, and best asset your team.
At the end of it all, local breweries will be serving up some great beer, and we’ll have an awards ceremony to swap stories and compare scars.
New for 2021: This year there will be a new archery component to the Bushwhack and teams are required to have at least one traditional bow and six arrows. More information and a sample gear list will be emailed after registration.
Want to join in the Brewha, but don’t want to race? The Spectator Registration is just for you!
There will be several educational clinics throughout the day, hosted by Teal Bulthuis, Correy Hawk of Organic Archery, Phillip Liebel of Primitive Wilderness Survival, and Justin Cook of Wayback Wilderness. Topics will cover archery and bowmaking, survival skills, primitive techniques, and more!
All paid Spectator tickets include:
Free Brewha Bushwhack Klean Kanteen pint glass
Access to clinics
Beer from local breweries
Primitive Camping Friday & Saturday
Access to outdoor brands and vendors
Dinner Saturday night (optional)
Attending vendors include the following brands:
• Rab Equipment
• Grand Trunk
• Optic Nerve
• Big Agnes
• Mystery Ranch
• Wazoo Survival Gear
• Basecamp Coffee Co.
• Rocksquatch Designs
• Backpacker Pucks
• 37 North Expeditions
• Bolinger Knife & Tool
• Fayettenam Designs
• Snake Mountain Pack Goats
• Backcountry Hunters & Anglers
• Buffalo National River Partners
• Ozark Highlands Trail Association
You’ll be able to visit with the brands, talk about their latest products, and win or purchase products! Bring cash for this as there is no internet at Byrd’s Adventure Center.
Dinner will be provided Saturday night if you choose during checkout, either BBQ or a vegan option. Please bring your own reusable dinner ware – plates & silverware.
Registration closes March 31 at Midnight.
Brewha Bushwhack 2021 benefits the Mulberry River Society!
This event will be following guidelines and procedures as put forth by the Arkansas Department of Health. This is expanded upon on the website: www.brewhabushwhack.com
*If you will be arriving Friday evening after 9pm, you will need to take care of camping fee for that night Saturday morning at the Byrd’s Adventure Center store (Saturday night camping is included in the Brewha Bushwhack registration fee). They will be open at 0800, so there’s time before the 0830 late Brewha check in and 0900 pre-race meeting.
www.brewhabushwhack.com for more information – the website and this event page will be updated regularly with event details!