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mini Camp Tour “A Beginning” 10 x 10′ plastic tarp diamond canopy rain catch system over Hammock

Early arrival tour of my campsite/lab - setup plastic tarp in diamond pattern over hammock to catch rain at the back corner - system allows for standing room and head clearance... This was setup mid spring in a thick forest area closer to the top of a hill for flood safety. Provides wind protection from … Continue reading mini Camp Tour “A Beginning” 10 x 10′ plastic tarp diamond canopy rain catch system over Hammock

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The Wikiup Shelter – a winter camp bushcraft construction…

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, … Continue reading The Wikiup Shelter – a winter camp bushcraft construction…