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Guide Tested Outdoor Gear From Fulltang Outfitters

Today I received this custom wool-lined canvas vest from my good friend Blake Towsley. Blake has been making gear for the staff at JMB and SOTF for years, and in the last few months has started up a business making all manner of custom outdoor gear. A lot of the gear I use day to […] Read more

School Of The Forest Podcast Episode Ten; Sustainable Waste Management And Agriculture With Arthur Davis Of The Rich Earth Institute

Finding Shed Deer Antlers On Our Morning Hike In Southern Vermont

Registration Open For 2021 FFP Wilderness Immersion Course

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Wilderness Instructor Development Process | JMB Podcast Episode 98

For episode 98 of the JMB podcast, we discuss the process of developing wilderness instructors and guides. We outline the following steps to the process: Take a course and get the Journeyman certification Take a medical class, first aid or wilderness first responder Take and pass the test to become a Registered Maine Guide Go […] Read more

The Student’s Perspective | JMB Podcast Episode 97

Differentiating Professional Training Programs | JMB Podcast Episode 96

Minimalism In The Wild | JMB Podcast Episode 95

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Solo’s In The North Maine Woods On The Fall 2020 WBS

https://vimeo.com/472372746 A short video about the Solo experience that students on our long term wilderness living experiences take part in. Video taken at a remote lake in the north Maine woods over the course of three days […] Read more

Group Shelter Building For The Fall 2020 Bushcraft Semester | JMB Vlog 120

Beach Morning Photo

Making Water Safe To Drink With No Pot

Winter Living With The Cree In Northern Quebec, March 2020

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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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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
· JMB Web Portal – Guide To All Our Programs & Sites

Private Community Network & Online Courses. Free to join.
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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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