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It's Cow Parsley time of year

One of my favourite wild flowers is beginning its annual display.

Cow parsley turns road verges, field margins and path edges into gardens. This is one of the first of the umbellifer flowers (the plants with umbrella-shaped flower-heads) to emerge and as well as providing a beautiful, lace-like cluster of flowers, is an early nectar source for bees, butterflies and other insects. 53 more words


Video: Paul Kirtley clears up the knife steel and ferro rod confusion

Ferrocerium (ferro) rods are a common fire craft ignition tool in bushcraft. A recurring misconception about them is that they require a high-carbon steel striker to work effectively. 85 more words



Lyst til å lage din egen parka av ull? Det er enklere enn du tror :)

Denne parkaen ble ‘rasket’ sammen av et gammelt ullpledd som kostet omkring 150,- kroner. 364 more words

110 miles

(Written by Andy): This is what you look like after walking 110 miles in six days, living from what is in your rucksac and sleeping in the hedgerows or some secluded grove of trees, if you are lucky. 123 more words

Bushcraft: Wilderness Living in the 21st Century

March 28, 2017

By Tierney Angus

It’s a return to the forest and a primitive way of living; it’s an escape from city life and the technology of our present time. 1,221 more words