Each year the milestone I look forwards to more than any other in my work calendar is the Woodland Ways annual Canoe and Campcraft expedition to the Malingsbo-Kloten nature reserve in south-central Sweden. Mid to late September into early October is something of a strategic time for us...
Most bushcrafters will have heard of the value of Willow bark when making string from nature. At this time of year Willow bark is very cooperative in peeling cleanly and easily away from the wood and you’ll only want to select the clean knot free and slender branches around finger to thumb thick w
It was 6 am when my deep sleep was broken by my alarm. House Of Pain’s ‘Jump Around’ bellowed through the van, shortly followed by an elbow to the ribs from my partner Laura, “Shut that off!”. I slipped out of bed to reach my phone and felt the cold hit my warm skin.
So what have we got coming up over the next couple of weeks? Read on to find out more…….. 12th-14th February No sooner is Kev back from the heat of the Maasai Mara before he is straight out on a Winter Skills Survival Weekend Course. Danny will be in our Bedfordshire woods relocating t
We have some great courses coming up, including some great autumn foraging, World of Bushcraft workshops & the Maasai Warrior Expedition. Read on……. UK Belvoir Foraging Day 2nd, 3rd & 4th October It is that time of year again when nature is ready to provide its autumnal bounty f