Legendary Boundary Waters character, Bob Cary, put together a Canadian Shield canoe country guide filled with fishing tips, flora and fauna information, “Jackpine Bob’s” excellent illustrations, and a ton of useful information for anyone planning a trip to the BWCAW.
Dr. Richard Kark paddled more than 300 of Wisconsin’s rivers and streams! He took copious notes and compiled them in a book that you can access at no cost. Before your next WI paddle, be sure to check out this wealth of information!
I love my time in the wilderness, and I enjoy challenging trips, but even with all of the extreme adventures I’ve undertaken, there’s one adventure I’m not quite ready to tackle: backpacking with a toddler!
A couple of historical guidebooks and films from Boy Scout canoe bases have recently been shared online. If you're interested in bushcraft, traditional outdoors techniques, or BSA history, you don't want to miss these finds!
The temps are expected to drop to negative numbers this weekend—perfect weather for Winter Camping School at Camp Tomahawk! If you're a Scouter looking for new Winter camping skills, check out the BSA's Winter Camping School!
U.K.-based Paul Kirtley is one of the few at the top of my list of bushcraft aficionados. His experience, knowledge, skills, and excitement for outdoor adventure and bushcraft is contagious and inspiring. Check out my recent interview with Paul!
I recently had the opportunity to talk with friend and mentor Rob Kesselring about his guiding and canoeing experiences on distant wilderness adventures. He's a well-known guide, author, and speaker, and I'm excited to kick off our Around the Campfire series of interviews with such a seasoned outdoorsman!
Since the late 60s, Bob has spent every Summer on long voyages exploring the waterways of the far north. Before you take off on your next canoe trip, learn what this seasoned canoeist has to say about making each trip successful!
One of the toughest awards a Boy Scout can earn, Hornaday award recipients have accomplished some amazing wildlife conservation projects! Learn more about the Hornaday and the projects that earned its recognition.
I was excited to finally attend the Maine Canoe Symposium this year! It's a fantastic event for anyone wanting to learn more about canoes, wilderness camping, and paddling skills, or for anyone who just wants to hang out with fellow bush nuts.