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Fire Building: Collecting and Preparing Firewood

Collecting wood

Gathering tinder

Batoning Branches

Bushcrafting: Batoning with a fixed blade knife

Making Fire: Batoning

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No frying pan.... no problem, here's a rock solid way to cook your bacon.

If you don’t have a frying pan with you, find yourself a flat rock one that isn’t,

from a river bed, is completely dry and isn’t made of flint or concrete because these could explode once they are heated up. 94 more words


A great read

If you are into bushcraft and survival, this is a great read. The journal of Samuel hearne a Hudson’s Bay employee in the late 1700s tasked with finding a route across the Barron wilderness of the North East Territories. 23 more words


Australian Wilderness with Ray Mears - Episode 2 - Kakadu Wetlands

Episode two of Ray’s brand new series Australian Wilderness is scheduled to be broadcast at 8:00PM on Friday 20th October on ITV1. 85 more words

Ray Mears

Philpott Lake - Bassett, VA

For those that are interested in canoe camping, Philpott Lake in southwest Virginia just may be the best place to learn. This massive 3000 acre reservoir spans across three counties (Henry, Franklin and Patrick counties) and was constructed by the U.S. 969 more words


Felling a tree/tree limb with a hand saw

Safety first as always, making sure the landing area is clear before starting to cut.

The saw I use is my

Fiskers D handled saw  21 more words