Jack Mountain Bushcraft School

Jack Mountain Bushcraft School

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jmbushcraft photos downloadThe Registered Maine Guide Episode - JMB Podcast episode 26 is up. http://blog.jackmtn.com/the-registered-maine-guide-episode-jmbp-e026/

The Registered Maine Guide Episode - JMB Podcast episode 26 is up. http://blog.jackmtn.com/the-registered-maine-guide-episode-jmbp-e026/

jmbushcraft photos downloadLeveling cabins this morning, a camp chore we do twice per year. #fulltanglifestyle #nofoundation .

Leveling cabins this morning, a camp chore we do twice per year. #fulltanglifestyle #nofoundation .

jmbushcraft photos downloadDrilling a hole in a basket skid with an auger gimlet. Halfway day on the WBS: 4.5 weeks in, 4.5 weeks to go. #fulltanglifestyle

Drilling a hole in a basket skid with an auger gimlet. Halfway day on the WBS: 4.5 weeks in, 4.5 weeks to go. #fulltanglifestyle

jmbushcraft photos downloadWeaving full tang pack baskets today on the WIlderness Bushcraft Semester. Creating empty space. #fulltanglifestyle

Weaving full tang pack baskets today on the WIlderness Bushcraft Semester. Creating empty space. #fulltanglifestyle

jmbushcraft photos downloadZ drag setup, mechanical advantage. Mandatory skill for canoe guides to get boats unstuck. #fulltanglifestyle

Z drag setup, mechanical advantage. Mandatory skill for canoe guides to get boats unstuck. #fulltanglifestyle

jmbushcraft photos downloadFly casting on the pond this morning on the WBS. In the middle of a beautiful stretch of weather. #fulltanglifestyle

Fly casting on the pond this morning on the WBS. In the middle of a beautiful stretch of weather. #fulltanglifestyle

jmbushcraft photos downloadPlotting courses with a map and compass. Navigation training on the WBS today. #fulltanglifestyle

Plotting courses with a map and compass. Navigation training on the WBS today. #fulltanglifestyle

jmbushcraft photos downloadAdios Paradise Cove, see you in February with a new crew for you to enchant. Don't change. #fulltanglifestyle

Adios Paradise Cove, see you in February with a new crew for you to enchant. Don't change. #fulltanglifestyle

jmbushcraft photos downloadParadise Cove is home for 4 days on the Wilderness Bushcraft Semester. #fulltanglifestyle

Paradise Cove is home for 4 days on the Wilderness Bushcraft Semester. #fulltanglifestyle

jmbushcraft photos downloadRainbow coming right to the ground just now. Touching ground right where My daughter built a fairy house. Coincidence? #fulltanglifestyle

Rainbow coming right to the ground just now. Touching ground right where My daughter built a fairy house. Coincidence? #fulltanglifestyle

jmbushcraft photos downloadJMB Podcast episode 25 is up. "Crafting as a necessity for self reliance." http://blog.jackmtn.com. #fulltanglifestyle

JMB Podcast episode 25 is up. "Crafting as a necessity for self reliance." http://blog.jackmtn.com. #fulltanglifestyle

jmbushcraft photos downloadNymphing on a northern Maine river. #fulltanglifestyle

Nymphing on a northern Maine river. #fulltanglifestyle

jmbushcraft photos downloadFinished paddles. Its a challenging project, but absolutely worth doing. #fulltanglifestyle

Finished paddles. Its a challenging project, but absolutely worth doing. #fulltanglifestyle

jmbushcraft photos downloadSurging toward the finish line with the canoe paddle project. Paddling trip next week. #fulltanglifestyle

Surging toward the finish line with the canoe paddle project. Paddling trip next week. #fulltanglifestyle

jmbushcraft photos downloadSharpening tools and starting canoe paddles today. WBS week 2. #fulltanglifestyle

Sharpening tools and starting canoe paddles today. WBS week 2. #fulltanglifestyle

jmbushcraft photos downloadField botany, studying wild plants this morning on the WBS. Food and medicine free to harvest. #fulltanglifestyle

Field botany, studying wild plants this morning on the WBS. Food and medicine free to harvest. #fulltanglifestyle

jmbushcraft photos downloadCold cracking. Epoxied three of our royalex boats over the weekend that cracked last winter. Fleet back at 100%. #fulltanglifestyle

Cold cracking. Epoxied three of our royalex boats over the weekend that cracked last winter. Fleet back at 100%. #fulltanglifestyle

jmbushcraft photos downloadWild plums are getting ripe.#fulltanglifestyle

Wild plums are getting ripe.#fulltanglifestyle

jmbushcraft photos downloadOiling a canvas pack, DIY waxed canvas. Equal parts boiled linseed oil and wax, heat until the wax melts, brush it on. Dry it for a few weeks. #fulltanglifestyle

Oiling a canvas pack, DIY waxed canvas. Equal parts boiled linseed oil and wax, heat until the wax melts, brush it on. Dry it for a few weeks. #fulltanglifestyle

jmbushcraft photos downloadRecording a podcast (episode 24) at Guide Shack Studios. #fulltanglifestyle

Recording a podcast (episode 24) at Guide Shack Studios. #fulltanglifestyle