Jack Mountain Bushcraft Media


Join Us And Take Part In Scientific Research On The Physics Of Friction Fire

Over the last few months, we’ve been helping to build a research database for a friction fire study. If you’ve been following along with this process, either on our online network at Bushcraftschool.com, or on the School Of The Forest Podcast you’ve seen the basic outline of what our friend Richard is aiming for with […] Read more

Next Virtual Office Hours On Wednesday, 4/15 At 11am (EST)

We’re Going Live At 7PM On Friday, April 10th

Hands On Nature Studies Should Be Paired With Crafting From The Land

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The YouTube Effect | JMB Podcast Episode 86

In episode 86 of the JMB podcast Christopher and I discuss the effect the coronavirus has had on each of our lives, I rant about national canoe certifications and how they’re meaningless to me after getting burned by them a few times, I explain how we’re creating our own standalone canoe certifications, and then we […] Read more

New School Of The Forest Podcast | JMB Podcast Episode 85

Seth Walton, Mid-Coast Outdoor Leadership Program | JMB Podcast Episode 84

College Credit Updates | JMB Podcast Episode 83

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Beach Morning Photo

Making Water Safe To Drink With No Pot

This video was shot a few years ago (notice the slow introduction), and features Paul Sveum demonstrating how to sanitize water (ie. make it safe to drink) when you have no pot. You need to boil it, which is why a pot is such a valuable item to carry, but you should have a backup […] Read more

Winter Living With The Cree In Northern Quebec, March 2020

Return To Jack Mountain | JMB Vlog 119

Household Handcrafts Lesson 1 | JMB Vlog 118

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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.

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· Field School – Professional Training, Semester & Expedition Programs. Masardis, Maine.
· Classic Wilderness Guiding – Canoe, Snowshoe & Sea Kayak Trips
· Folk School – Lodge-Based & Weekend Programs. Wolfeboro, New Hampshire
· School Of The Forest – Teen & Youth Programs
· JMB Web Portal – Guide To All Our Programs & Sites

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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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Home to our blog, videos, podcast, photos and updates, going back to 2006.
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