Natural Bushcraft - The True Spirit of Bushcraft

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The Birth of a Wooden House

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In memory of Richard Proenneke the great Log Cabin builder and survivalist.

Video credit: John Neeman Tools


Making a Bow & Arrows using Primitive Tech

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A brilliant demonstration of making a simple bow and arrows using primitive technology.



Mr Robin's Adventure

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Mr Robin has become my friend, watch him on his December 2015 adventure.


Join our Bushcraft Community

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Bushcraft Community Sharing

It is free to join our community where we share knowledge and skills freely.

Sharing these skills freely is "The True Spirit of Bushcraft"

Expand your knowledge in the Outdoors, Camping, Bushcraft & Survival by talking with others in our Community Forums. Share your experiences or learn from others mistakes and successes.

To Join us Register Here and then click the Forums link from the menu above.



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.

Welcome to the...
'The True Spirit of Bushcraft'

Best wishes
Ashley Cawley.

UK Wild Food - Dec


Gorse flower
Greater Plantain
Ribwort Plantain
Buck's Horn Plantain
Scurvy Grass
Sea beet

Sea Radish
Sea Purslane
Rock Samphire
Common Sorrel
Wood sorrel
All our coastal seaweeds

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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