During the June, 2013 Woodsman course we were at the river picking fiddleheads for supper when a yearling and mother moose walked into the field. We were quiet and still, and the wind was blowing toward us, so they kept coming right at us.
I've set the time and location for the first of our 3-part edible wild plant workshop series. Session 1 (June 30) will run from 12-3 and will meet at 267 Camp School Road in Wolfeboro, NH. Plan to arrive between 11:30 and 12:00. We will be exploring the nearby woods and fields. If your main [...]
On the last day of our Aroostook River trip during our recent Wilderness Canoe Expedition Course, we stopped to have lunch at the boat ramp near the North Maine Woods gate at Oxbow. From here, the river makes a sharp right turn, and there's a short class 2 rapid we call Oxbow Gate Rips. Often [...]
Highlights: No newsletter last month because we were off the grid in the North Maine Woods. We had a great 4-week canoe course in May, and I'm out of the woods with surprisingly few bug bites. The month started with a stretch of hot and dry weather. It was 85 degrees and there was a [...]