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Tangible Education Vs Abstract Education

This morning we’re starting week 2 of the 9-week Wilderness Guide Training Semester. This week we’ll continue with our deep dive into self-reliant living in the forest with more useful plants and campfire cooking skills. We’ll also be adding our first shelter of the course, where students will spend four consecutive nights before moving on […] Read more

Differentiating Our Long Term Residential And One Weekend A Month Bushcraft/ Wilderness Guide Immersion Programs

Congratulations To Maine’s Newest Registered Guide, John Nindl

51st Wilderness Immersion Program Begins

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Podcast

Tangible Education | JMB Podcast Episode 100

Recorded at the beginning of week 2 of the spring 2021 semester, we discuss the value of a tangible approach to education as contrasted with an abstract approach. Also we discuss a variety of current events and the genuine surprise felt at making it to 100 episodes. PHOTO: Building a hoop house shelter. Show Notes: […] Read more

Spring 2021 Semester Begins | JMB Podcast Episode 99

Wilderness Instructor Development Process | JMB Podcast Episode 98

The Student’s Perspective | JMB Podcast Episode 97

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Video

Moose Vegas Sign

Tour Of Moose Vegas | JMB Vlog 123

A video tour of fabulous Moose Vegas at the JMB Field School. It functions as our student camp and is where we do a lot of our instruction […] Read more

Philosophy Of Crafting | JMB Vlog 122

Covid Reflections & Clearing Trails | JMB Vlog 121

Mini Documentary On The Friluftsliv Forest Program Students Taking Part In An Open Fire Winter Overnight

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About Jack Mountain Bushcraft Media

– Ago Puteus Foris –
We’re a bushcraft, guide training and wilderness expedition school and traditional Maine Guide service founded in 1999. We help people become more skilled, more knowledgeable, more experienced and more confident by using traditional wilderness skills, a few simple tools and field-based experience. This is our media hub. For information on our programs, go to JackMtn.com.

Tim Smith, M.Ed., Registered Master Maine Guide.
    Jack Mountain Bushcraft School Founder

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Books

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.

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All scheduled programs.
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JMBS Sites
· Field School – Professional Training, Semester & Expedition Programs. Masardis, Maine.
· Classic Wilderness Guiding – Canoe, Snowshoe & Sea Kayak Trips
· School Of The Forest – Teen & Youth Programs
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