Bushcraft is about thriving in the natural environment, and the acquisition of the skills and knowledge to do so. Bushcraft skills include firecraft, tracking, hunting, fishing, shelter-building, navigation by natural means, the use of tools such as knives and axes, foraging, water sourcing, hand-carving wood, container construction from natural materials, and rope and twine-making, among others.
As with other sections of the site, the posts, articles and links in this category are related to prepping here in the UK wherever possible, including buschcraft skilles relevant to the UK climate as well as any applicable UK laws (regarding weapons and hunting for example).
Even though I am usually no more than 12 miles from home when working and when I am it is still only 40-50 miles, I still wanted a basic fire kit as part of my Get-Home-Bag and EDC. It will… Continue Reading →