Jack Mountain Bushcraft Media


An Outdoor Lifestyle On The Land VS Corporate Outdoor Amusement

Recently I saw an advertisement for new rain gear from a large outdoor gear company. They chose to market this with the phrase “rain? what rain?” Seems straightforward enough, but it got me thinking about a certain trend in the outdoor industry. The idea is that the outdoors is a place where you go for […] Read more

Academics In The Field

Watch With A Barometer: Recommended Gear For Field School Programs

University Of Maine At Masardis – JMBS And UMPI Partnership Is Official

Bushcraft And Survival Week-Long Program At New Hampton School

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Brushfire Rendezvous & Pulling A ’94 Ski-Doo Out Of The Snow | JMB Podcast Episode 59

The Jack Mountain Bushcraft Podcast is back. After an extended stay off the grid running our winter programs, we’re back in the world with new episodes. Episode 59 is all about the Brushfire Rendezvous, coming to the field school October 11-13, 2019. Before we get to talking about it, we discuss the events of the […] Read more

Scott Oeth From Bull Moose Patrol | JMB Podcast Episode 58

Blake Towsley On Winter Camping & Making Gear | JMB Podcast Episode 57

Jeff Hatch, Raven Wilderness School | JMB Podcast Episode 56

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Camp Scenes From Quebec | JMBV 108

Episode 108 of the JMB Vlog is a series of scenes shot on our recent trip to northern Quebec. Chiseling holes in the ice to set a fish net, splitting wood, lashing a moose hide into a frame and cooking geese by the wood stove. It was a great trip, with lots of learning and […] Read more

Selfie First, Safety Last | JMBV 107

Boreal Snowshoe Expedition 2019 | JMB Vlog 106

Fairy Bridge & Sandy Beach Hike | JMB Vlog 105

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Featured Posts

We’ve put up a lot of posts over the years. These are some of our most popular.


The Woods Cook

Outdoor cooking with a professional guide. More info.

Bushcraft Education

Riffs and reflection on teaching and learning outdoors. More info.

First Person Ecology

Our nature study curriculum. More info.

About JMBS Media

– Ago Puteus Foris –
We’re a bushcraft, guide training and wilderness expedition school founded in 1999. We help people become more self-reliant and connected to the natural world using traditional skills and a few simple tools. This is our media hub, consisting of our blog, podcasts and videos.



JMBS Programs & Sites
· Field School – Professional Training, Semester & Expedition Programs. Masardis, Maine.
· Folk School – Lodge-Based & Short Programs. Wolfeboro, New Hampshire.
· Classic Wilderness Guiding – Canoe, Snowshoe & Sea Kayak Trips
· School Of The Forest – Teen & Youth Programs
· BushcraftSchool.com – JMBS Online Learning Academy
· Jack Mountain Outfitters – Gear For The Professional Woodsman
· JMB Web Portal – Guide To All Our Programs & Sites

JMBS Master Calendar
All scheduled programs.
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Typos, Etc.
Anything that appears to be an error in spelling or grammar is actually the author’s clever use of the vernacular, and as such is not an error, but rather a carefully placed literary device demonstrating prodigious artistic prowess.

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