Bush Smarts Field Journal

How to Sharpen Your Blades & the BEST Tools to Use: Bush Smarts Field Guide February 26 2019

Sharpening tools: one size doesn't fit all!

Winter Hiking: Lessons Learned February 12 2019

A few lessons learned and time-tested tips for enjoying your winter hike--whatever the weather throws at you

Bush Smarts Library - NOW OPEN!!! January 30 2019

One of the things we've truly embraced this winter is our old-fashioned evening "downtime." Instead of Netflix and Chill, we prefer to sit back with a good book to wind down after a long day of work.   If one of your New Year's Resolutions included "less binge watching," then we've got a treat for you! We've re-opened the Bush Smarts Library and have TONS of new, obscure books ready and waiting for you...

2019: Resolve to Revere the Great Outdoors January 07 2019

  I hope it’s not too late, meaning – maybe there’s a chance I can make just ONE suggestion for your New Year’s Resolutions... are you with me? My suggestion is this: Make an attempt to sustain your body from something you personally harvest from the woods.  What if we could slowly re-train ourselves to sustain ourselves off the land? What could that mean for future generations?   Hear me out.   ...

Finding Joy in Every Season December 06 2018

Learning to appreciate every season--no matter the temperature.

Canoe Camping 101 November 01 2018

Here's EVERYTHING you need to know before you take off on your first canoe camping trip. Checklist, advice, to-dos and more!