Jack Pyke Countryman Jumper

Review By John Fenna The Jack Pyke Countryman Jumper may be made up of mainly synthetic materials, and as such may not stand up well to sparks from the camp fire, but in nearly every other respect, has ... Read More...

Trapping and the Law

Article By Geoffrey Guy Trapping and the Law Many of us who practice bushcraft are interested by primitive trapping, but can this mean we fall foul of the law? To my mind one of the most telling tests... Read More...

SoulPad 4000-Hybrid-G Canvas Bell Tent

Review By Craig Johnson I have always liked the look of the “traditional” style bell tents. They fit perfectly with my idea of a family/group shelter that allows you to have plenty of room to work/sleep i... Read More...

Kifaru Loco Review (PIC HEAVY!)

Review No question what this is... Yes, I am slightly Loco for paying this much for what is basically a glorified small ALICE pack/Short back bergen. Made of 1000D Cordura, it weighs about 3kg empty with all the accessories strapped on ( Medium belt... Read More...

Muck Boot – Artic Sport

Review By Mark Aspell Muck Boots have long been associated with their trademark design of making foot wear comprising of a natural rubber bottom half and neoprene upper; this combination provides both... Read More...

Bergen Packing 101

How to Article Bergen Packing 101. The other day I was asked by a friend on how to pack a bergen/rucksack for a long trip where he would be walking into a location and setting up for a week. After I told what I did and how I did it he said why not put up a... Read More...

sugru

Review By John Fenna OK – what is sugru? Sugru is a self-curing rubber (the world’s first), available in 5 basic colours (black, white, red, blue and yellow), that can be mixed together to give all s... Read More...

Rosehip Wine

Article By John Fenna Here is a little seasonal recipe that I have found simple to follow and gives very enjoyable results! This recipe provides something I would compare to a medium sherry. INGREDIENTS 2lb rosehips 2lb sugar Juice of 1 lemon and 1 o... Read More...

Heinnie Haynes: Condor Kephart Knife

Review By John Fenna Horace Kephart was a famous travel writer in the later 1800s and early 1900s and is best remembered by bushcrafters for his books “Camping and Woodcraft” (which is still available i... Read More...

Action Wipes Full Body Wet Wipes

Review By John Fenna Whether you cannot face the idea of getting up at the crack of dawn at the Moot to get to the shower before all the hot water has gone, or just that you want to clean up where there is ... Read More...