The wikiup.  The long used conical design shelter has been given many names.  Many people today know the shelter design as the tipi or sometimes spelled teepee.

Bushcraft know-how and skills are a must for proper construction of these shelters.  Watch Mitch Mitchell from the The Native Survival School, along with some of his friends, build a multi-pole wiki with nice lattice work, well done thatching weaving, and lots of dead leaf cover, in their particular wintertime location during snowy weather…then build a fire for warmth inside the wiki…

how to make a single pole survival backpacking tarp tipi wikiup image

 

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