August 19, 2013

So, What is the Best Slingshot??

One of the most frequently asked questions I receive is “What is the best

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April 29, 2013

Adventures in East Africa, Volume 3: The Hunt

I love hunting. In Missouri I hit every season for white tail deer. I can’t get

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March 16, 2013

Journeys in East Africa: Episode 2 “The Gear I Brought”

When I think about gear planning my mind immediately goes to small weekend camping

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March 2, 2013

Journeys in East Africa: Episode 1

When you think of Africa, especially East Africa many things come to mind. Some

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November 2, 2012

Bamboo As a Scale Material

You may know that one knife-scale material available on the market today is bamboo.

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August 15, 2012

Midwest Native Skills institute: The Rediscovering the Old Ways Series,...

If you’re reading this on Woodsmonkey.com it is fair to say that you have an

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August 10, 2012

Ahead of Ernesto, who will be prepared?

I have a question for you: Have you ever given a friend or loved one the gift of

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May 30, 2012

Take Back the Joy of Camping

Too often we forget how to relax. Leave your iPod and smart phones at home, and

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April 23, 2012

How Much Water is Enough?

If you like food as much as I do, it’s hard to imagine that our body can actually

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July 6, 2011

Comprehensive Introduction to Canoeing

Estela Wilderness Education… I think of myself as a well rounded outdoorsman,

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