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1 MY Everyday Carry - Ashley Cawley's EDC
2 My Fire Kit - Follow-up Video
3 My Rucksack for 2-3 Days Camping
4 Hammock Cocoon - What is a Hammock Cocoon?
5 The White Box Stove Review
6 Making a Stove Windshield - Budget Bushcraft
7 Bushcraft Kit List for 2-3 Days in Winter
8 Honey Stove Review (2009 Version)
9 Fallkniven TK5 Knife Review
10 Caring for your Axe with Wax
11 Helle Kvernstein Knife Review
12 The Best Bushcraft / Survival Knife
13 Tempering Spring Steel - Metal Hardness
14 Jack Pyke 3 in 1 Hunters Jacket Review
15 Forcing a Patina on Bushcraft Knives
16 Frosts Mora Knife Comparison - 2010 Range
17 Granfors Bruks Kubben Axe Review
18 Knife Sharpening on a Car Window
19 Billy Can MOD - Making a Handle using Brake Cable
20 KA-BAR U.S.M.C Knife Review - Survival Knives
21 Svord Kiwi General Outdoors Knife Review - New KGO (2010)
22 Dutch Oven Cooking - Series Introduction
23 Mora 2000 Outdoors Knife
24 Fallkniven F1 Survival Knife Review
25 Hobo Stove with Meths Pop-Can Cook System
26 Pro-Force Trooper 45 Rucksack Review
27 2010 DD Travel Hammock Review - DD Hammocks
28 Svord Peasant Knife Review
29 Mora Hunter 711 Knife Review
30 Nimblewill Nomad's Little Dandy Wood Stove
31 Frosts Mora 840MG Knife Review "The Clipper"
32 How to make a Pop Can Meths Stove
33 Easy Camp Food - Look What We Found Quality Meals
34 Customise Your Kit - Neck Pouch with Survival Tools
35 Crayfish Trap a Quick Review
36 Review of Four Camping Stoves
37 Reviewing Dual Fuel Stoves
38 Greenheat Gel Firestarter - Organic Ethanol Fire startrer
39 Review of Aluminium Waterproof Matchbox
40 Making a Wood Burner Stove using a Gas Bottle
41 Crusader Cup Hanger (MOD)
42 Making My Second Bushcraft Knife
43 The Basic Knife Making Process
44 Making a Bushcraft Knife with a Homemade Forge
45 Platypus Drinking Bottle - Your Questions Answered
46 Sharpening Knives and Axes
47 How much does knowledge weigh? 1KG in this instance, see which books I carry
48 Axe - The Bushcraft Tool - Gransfors Bruks Hand Forged Axes for over 100 Years
49 DD Hammocks - Travel and Camp 2008
50 Bushcraft Kit List

Natural Bushcraft is a personal project aiming to provide a free bushcraft resource available to everyone.

Sharing Bushcraft Skills and Knowledge Freely regardless of age or status is important to me.

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UK Wild Food - March

  • plant-icon-64pxDandelion
  • Nettle
  • Daisy leaf
  • Gorse flower
  • Primrose
  • Daffodil Flower (the rest of the plant is poisonous)
  • Greater Plantain
  • Ribwort Plantain
  • Buck's Horn Plantain (coastal)
  • Scurvy Grass
  • Hogweed
  • Chickweed
  • Sea beet
  • Sea Radish
  • Pennywort
  • hawkbit
  • Watercress
  • Alexanders
  • Chirvil (Careful as Hemlock Water-Dropwort is starting to sprout now and looks very similar, but is deadly poisonous!)
  • Cleavers / Goosegrass
  • Sea Purslane
  • Rock Samphire
  • Common Sorrel
  • Ivy-Leaved Toadflax
  • Yarrow
  • Rose Hips
  • Common Sorrel
  • Jack by the Hedge
  • Ivy-Leaved Toadflax
  • Wood sorrel
  • Three-cornered leek
  • Seaweeds

  • This is not a comprehensive list of the wild foods available. Please be absolutely sure you are competent with identifying an edible before consuming and you do so at your own risk.

The Hedge Combers


A beautiful blog by my friend Janie sharing tips on self-sufficiency, homemade recipes, growing fruit, veg & rearing animals for meat & eggs.

Woodland Valley

Woodland Valley an Organic Farm in the centre of Cornwall.
A Bushcraft Friendly Campsite with Ancient Woodland and Group Accommodation  available.

Another Bushcraft & Wilderness Skills website that I love, by a friend & superb Photographer Gary Waidson.

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If you would like to see what other members of our community get up to on their trips then take a look at the Woodland Tales section of our forum where our community post write-ups & pictures of their Bushcraft trips.


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