You'll see me building the first shelf that will hold my rain water container up higher off the ground to allow for unattended drainage though the sawyer mini water filter I use along with my own DIY carbon filter I made... Sometimes when I set up camp, I cannot find a place to set something … Continue reading Building an organizer shelf system around a tree – (water container shelf) Primitive technology skills
Make a single pole tarp tipi - teepee tent shelter from a 12 x 16' tarp or similar aspect ratio sized tarp. I show how to make this teepee that requires only 1 single wood pole (or a trekking pole)... You can use other sized tarps to make the tipi bigger or smaller, but try … Continue reading How to make a Tarp Tipi / Teepee Survival Tent Shelter – Backpacking
Watch me build a wood Custom Shelf System around a tree using my knife, pocket saw, jute twine for cordage and occasionally my little tape measure. There are times when I set up a new camp in the forest and I don't have any place to set things on -no rocks to be used for … Continue reading Building an Organizer Shelf System around a Tree (bottom shelf) Primitive Technology Skills
Update from Kevin in Tennessee on growing a garden from decade old seeds...