• Winter clothing and what works to keep yourself warm and dry
    Have you ever been wet and cold? Well I know I have been. Come on out and learn what to wear and what not to wear we will go over different materials clothing is made out of and what works best for the cold and wet. Bring your winter gear to show and share and an open mind What to bring: water snacks any clothing you'd like to show Questions? give me an email here on meetup or call me at[masked] Hope to see you there.

    Brian's house

    14 Charcoal Lane · Mohnton, PA

  • Shelters, Primitive and other ways
    You can only last 3 hours without shelter especially in rotten weather so with that being said come on out and lets build a few of them out of natural materials, the plan is to make debris huts and possibly other types of primitive shelters we will also go over the best place to build your shelter and other tips and tricks. What to bring: Water snacks Full tang fixed knife Questions feel free to email me here on meetup or call me at[masked]

    Brian's house

    14 Charcoal Lane · Mohnton, PA

  • Birch bark and birch oil also how to make charcloth
    Come on out, we'll have a fire going and make some birch oil from birch bark. We may look at other types of distilling as well as other uses for birch. If you have a field-ready still or other related materials and knowledge, please bring 'em. We will also make char-cloth since the fire is going might as well make good use of it. What you'll need: -Knife -Snacks, lunch, and water. We have potable well water on site. -Birch bark -Small container to store birch oil in Let's learn about the many uses of birch oil from mechanical to medicinal. ....Meetup has made it extremely difficult to create this darned event. It lags down my computer, I can't get anything done. After 4 attempts to publish this event, every time having to start from scratch... ugh

    James's Compound

    413 Church Road · Avondale, PA

    Respond by: 1/18/2019
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