Browns Bushcraft

Bushcraft, wilderness skills and natural history

Fire lighting and fire management

Learn the magic of lighting a fire without a match!

Fire as a primitive skill has allowed the human race to survive and live in every environment throughout the world.  

Fire lighting is an essential skill it allows us to cook, make water safe, it can provide us with heat, light and comfort.

Course content:

  • Fire lighting techniques, including fire by friction.
  • Range of tinders both natural and man made.
  • Fire management and fire lays.
  • Selection of suitable fire site. 
  • Preparation and final removal of fire to leave no trace.

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Bushcraft Foundation DayFireSheltersWaterNatural HistoryAdvanced Tool Skills