Most survival kits include some sort of fishing line and hooks. However, if you have ever tried to fish with just these items, you know it’s a quick way to end up with a tangled mess. To effectively fish, you need some sort of line management, and if it allows you to cast further andContinue reading “A Primer on Handline Fishing”
Author: Jessica Deming / The Whole 360º Blog We have been camping with our kids since they were in the womb. Over the years we have become experts at what to bring and what not to bring on a camping trip. Many people think camping with kids is difficult. They are absolutely right, unless youContinue reading “Camping With Kids”
There’s great joy in staying out in the woods for days and days. We reset our internal clocks to the natural flow we evolved with, rather than the artificial time created by electric lights and glowing computer screens. But one potentially good, modern obsession is that of bathing. True, many Native American people and alsoContinue reading “5 Easy Plants/Mushrooms for Hygiene”
While the GABC is in its tenth year, some of the familiar faces are relative new comers that were hooked after their first visit to the property. Gabe Giovannetti is one such individual.
A hundred years ago, chickens and their eggs were a delicacy of sorts, and large chicken farms didn’t exist like they do today. Backyard chickens didn’t really become a popular ‘thing’ until the late 1920s & 30s, thanks in part to the discovery of vitamin D (which helps chickens survive longer during winter months) andContinue reading “Beginner’s Guide -Raising Backyard Chickens”
APRIL 22-24, 2022 OUR HISTORY 2022 will be Georgia Bushcraft’s 10th anniversary since its inception. Our small group started with less than a dozen members gathering for our first event back in spring 2012. We have since grown to well over 500+ attendees from all over the country. Back in the early days we wouldContinue reading “The Spring Campout Is Back!”
Coffee is near the top of the packing list for just about any adventure. So regardless if we’re heading deep into the backcountry or just spending the day on the back 40, a pick me up via your favorite brew is a must-have. How we brew our coffee depends on the day, the gear loadout,Continue reading “TOP 4 Bushcraft Coffee Methods”
When you’re in the backcountry communication is key. A solo traveler needs a reliable way to contact help in case there’s an emergency, and a group needs a reliable way to stay in touch with each other. While it’s tempting to rely on cell phones, if you’ve ventured far from the beaten path you’ve foundContinue reading “Top 3 Alternative Outdoor Communications”
A key goal of bushcrafters is to replace equipment with knowledge, allowing for comfortable, ethical living off the land. But bushcrafting also sets you up for wounds and illnesses, so a large first aid kit is standard gear for the average outdoorsperson. But an extraordinary bushcrafter knows how to harness the powers of plants andContinue reading “Top 5 Medicinal Plants for Bushcraft”
In bushcraft, there is seldom a right way to do something, but there’s almost always a better way. Of course, you can read and practice, but to really find the tricks of the trade, nothing beats a quality course and instructor.