The public is invited to this FREE event.
the 12th annual Return to Foretop’s Father
July 29-30, 2022.
Foretop’s Father, the Crow name for Heart Mountain, is the setting for the 12th annual gathering.
Making Our Way Home
Friday, July 29 – Big Quiet Farm Stay 2020 Lane 13 H
5:00 pm Wales Bulltail, Presentation: Significance of the Teepee and it’s construction
6:00 pm Dinner: Dry Meat Stew, fry bread, berry soup, mochi presentation, Heart Mountain Interpretive Center
6:45 pm Speakers: Janine Pease and Laura Scheiber.
7: 45 pm Dance Performance: Tylis Bad Bear, MC
Sat, July 30 – Heart Mountain Trailhead Cabin
8:00 am Guest Speakers and Pipe Ceremony (led by Howard Hill) at Heart Mountain Trailhead
9:00–3 pm Supported Hike on Heart Mountain with Chili supper afterward
- July 28 • 4-6:30 pm Loading tables, chairs, and kitchen supplies. Meet at Christ Episcopal church in Cody. delivering and unloading at Big Quiet Cowboy Camping (30 min. from Cody)
- July 31 • 10 am to 12:30 pm loading tables chairs and kitchen supplies and returning them to Church.
- July 30 • 7:30 am – 3 pm Help with Pipe ceremony parking, attend Pipe Ceremony, Hikers who can keep an eye out for the safety and well being of others. The hike is 7+ miles with 2,500 feet elevation gain.
- July 30 • 5-7 pm help with evening chili dinner (cooking chili, cooking cornbread, serving, clean up)