Circle Wellness Camp 2019

The Shahnyaati Vanahkat Culture Camp was located 18 miles from the village of Circle. The cultural focus was native language, beading, learning about the Athabascan Traditional values, cutting fish, and skinning caribou hide with traditional tools. The wellness activities included suicide prevention and awareness, boat/life jacket and gun safety, and more.

  • Camp Coordinator: Lynda Crow
  • Location: 18 Miles from Circle
  • Dates: August 11th-16th, 2019
  • Participation: 42 participants ranging
    from 1 years old to Elders from Fort Yukon,
    Circle, Arctic Village, Fairbanks,
    Venetie, and even Spokane, Washington