Heading To Maine For The Final Trip Of The Year Long Friluftsliv Program

Packing up today for our final trip of the year-long Friluftsliv program. We’ll be heading up to the allagash wilderness waterway (with a short detour to visit the @jmbushcraft field school). Students will get the chance to live on the trail with everything they’ve learned over the last year. Lots of opportunities to pole, beautifulContinue reading “Heading To Maine For The Final Trip Of The Year Long Friluftsliv Program”

Getting On The Water For The First Time In 2022 With An Original EM White 20 Foot Guide Canoe

Really excited for open water, and looking forward to the friluftsliv program students getting their first round of canoe instruction this weekend. Went out to one of our local haunts here in Guilford, a little lake that’s perfect for students to get their first taste of paddling a canoe. Wanted to check to make sureContinue reading “Getting On The Water For The First Time In 2022 With An Original EM White 20 Foot Guide Canoe”

Start Preparing For Canoe Season. Spring Is Here, And Open Water Will be Right Behind It.

In the last week we’ve been seeing all the signs of spring. The Robins showed up early last week, the broadwing hawks (A migratory species that forms large flocks or “Kettles” when they travel) arrived around the same time, and we were lucky enough to see a large group of them, and yesterday most ofContinue reading “Start Preparing For Canoe Season. Spring Is Here, And Open Water Will be Right Behind It.”

School Of The Forest Podcast Episode Twenty-Four Is Live; Talking About Friluftsliv With Author And Wilderness Guide Bob Henderson (Pt. 2 of 3)

We’re joined again this week by Bob Henderson, as we pick up our conversation from last week. In this section, Bob and I chat about his time in Norway, and some of the cultural differences he saw that influenced his approach to taking students into the outdoors.  Bob shares a lot of great insights andContinue reading “School Of The Forest Podcast Episode Twenty-Four Is Live; Talking About Friluftsliv With Author And Wilderness Guide Bob Henderson (Pt. 2 of 3)”