Introduction to bushcraft tools

John Muir Award

Brighter Planet's 350 Challenge

Written by Phil Brown, Badger Bushcraft Blog Thursday, 21 April 2011 08:10

Phil Brown, Badger Bushcraft Head Instructor, is delighted to have just had an article and photograph published by The Bushcraft Magazine in the latest Spring 2011 edition about his favourite and most essential piece of bushcraft kit.

Written by Phil Brown, Badger Bushcraft Saturday, 05 February 2011 09:40

Charles William Thurlow Craig

As I get older the people that have inspired me to follow a career in outdoor education have somehow become more important and dwell at the forefront of my mind in quiet times. An individual who is at the cornerstone of this passion is Charles William “Carlos” Thurlow Craig.

Written by Phil Brown, Badger Bushcraft Thursday, 23 December 2010 09:06

2010 has been an exceptionally busy year for us at Badger Bushcraft and we have now finished the final bushcraft course of the year and can now look forward to getting ready for a wonderful family Christmas.

Written by Phil Brown, Badger Bushcraft Wednesday, 01 December 2010 09:45

We received some fantastic news earlier this week from our friends Rebecca Garlock and Joe Wolf the founders of the amazing Outdoor Blogger Network who had the vision that "we needed a centralized place on the web for the people to find the best Outdoor related blogs"

Written by Phil Brown, Badger Bushcraft Tuesday, 23 November 2010 07:25

It is somewhat remiss of me to not have included Adam Sumner in the first blog to be published in our Friends section, for without his help and expertise our web presence would not exist.

Written by Phil Brown, Badger Bushcraft Monday, 15 November 2010 13:06

A definition for magick is ‘the science and art of causing change to occur in conformity with the will’ and Jeremy Hastings of both Islay Birding and Islay Bushcraft certainly worked some magick with me!

Written by Phil Brown, Badger Bushcraft Thursday, 11 November 2010 09:51

For those of you not aware there is a most excellent website and forum dedicated to bushcraft and the natural environment – Bushcraftliving whose philosophy is to “Keep to the Spirit of the Campfire”. The forum is fun and informative with good moderation from some of larger than life characters on the UK’s bushcraft scene.

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Bushcraft for Schools

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