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Keeper of the Wilderness

Here’s the trailer for another excellent film about wildlife in the Slovak part of the Carpathian Mountains. This time it’s bears in the Tatra Mountains, the highest point of the Carpathians, and about 80 miles west of me. 27 more words

First lizards

Slovak folklore has the tradition that the date of April 24th, Saint Juraj’s Day, is when snakes emerge from their holes in the ground after hibernating for winter. 66 more words

Inspirational Instagrammers | Simply Hike Blog

I want to say thanks to the guys of Simplyhike and especially to Shaun for mentioning me in this article about inspirational instagrammers, you can read all about it in the link below. 15 more words


Bark Basket

While sorting staves in the barn a long section of bark separated from a quartered trunk.  While this one is not from one of the usual species used for bark containers I decided to give it a try.  149 more words

Primitive Technology

Pathfinder Course

For my birthday my mother got me an awesome present it was a survival course taught by David Canterbury. So far I have read almost the entire textbook and started on the activities. 52 more words


Bushcraft Breakfast

     For breakfast at a camp out I usually like to make something simple like instant oatmeal or homemade instant rice pudding. But, sometimes it is fun to make something with a bit more flavor so a few days ago I made a delicious breakfast hash. 59 more words


There and Back Again

Only two weeks till Europe!!!! I’m feeling 50% excited and 50% relieved right now. Excited because the only ‘plan’ we have thus far is a list of places to visit, a time scale and a budget! 502 more words