Share & discuss books on Bushcraft, other related topics

  • February 27, 2014 · 6:00 PM
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It's halfway through winter and there is still time to settle in with a good book if you don't want to be outside. Or several good books if you are so inclined. Semi-hibernation can be about preparing for the active life to come. 

Come share your bushcraft printed materials in a casual setting.  This is not intended to be a structured book review session. We can sit and visit and look over different books. Tell us why you like a particular book and how it informed your practice of bushcraft.

Any lending of personal materials between members is entirely at the sole risk of the owner. This being a public library, there can be NO selling nor solicitation during the Meetup.  

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  • Wayne

    Books:

    Wildwood Wisdom, Ellsworth Jaeger
    Bushcraft, Mors Kochanski
    Shelters Shacks and Shanties, D. C. Beard
    My Side of the Mountain, George
    Plants of the Pacific Northwest Coast, Pojar and Mackinnon
    Scats and Tracks of the Pacific Coast, James C. Halfpenny
    How to Shit in the Woods, Kathleen Meyer
    Edible and Medicinal Plans of the West, Gregory L. Tilford
    Northwest Foraging, Doug Benoliel
    The Morrow Guide to Knots, Mario Bigon and Guido Regazzoni
    Complete Book of Outdoor Lore, Clyde Ormond
    Northwest Weeds, Ronald J. Taylor
    The Lost Lore of a Man’s Life, Denis Boyles
    Foxfire series
    Woodcraft and Camping, George Washington Sears
    The Collected Works of John Muir
    The Book of Camping and Woodcraft, Horace Kephart
    Unlearn Rewild, Miles Olson
    Advanced Scouting Techniques, North American Hunting Club
    Pocket Naturalist Guide – Animal Tracks, Kavanaugh/Leung
    Amphibians of Washington and Oregon
    Backstage Handbook

    1 · March 2, 2014

  • Wayne

    List Continued.......

    Pacific Coast Foraging Guide
    A Field Guild to Coastal Flowers, Phillipa Hudson
    Agates of the Oregon Coast
    Sibley’s Owls of North America
    A Field Guide to Identification of Pebbles
    The Ultimate Guide to Wilderness Living, John McPherson
    Cache Link Country: A life in the northwoods, John J. Rowlands


    Periodicals:

    American Frontiersman
    The Backwoodsman

    1 · March 2, 2014

  • Wayne

    I enjoyed see everyone and am happy with our turnout. Also, I am happy that we are back ONLINE! Been a long couple of days without a way to get the book list posted for everyone. I will post what we have thus far here, but will post another one in the files section for easier access later on. Thanks again for making the most current meetup a success and also a special thanks to Meg for getting it set up!

    1 · March 2, 2014

  • Hannah L.

    It was great meeting everyone. I'm looking forward to the next meet up.

    1 · February 28, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Enjoyed meeting the members of this group. Looking forward to future meet ups...

    1 · February 28, 2014

  • Roman D S.

    With notice I can make most evenings

    1 · February 22, 2014

    • Hauie N.

      Sounds good to me!

      February 24, 2014

  • Heather D.

    Can't. Have an ongoing class on Thursdays. :(

    February 21, 2014

    • Hauie N.

      Bummer, I will try and make the next meetup not on a Thursday then =)

      February 24, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    New member, I'll bring my best books!

    1 · February 16, 2014

    • Hauie N.

      Awesome! Thanks Christopher!

      February 17, 2014

  • Hauie N.

    Hi Roman! Got your message, looking forward to seeing you and your son at this event!

    February 15, 2014

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