Jack Mountain Bushcraft Podcast
By Tim Smith
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The Jack Mountain Bushcraft Podcast is about the woods life; guiding, bushcraft, expedition leadership, nature, survival and more. Join Registered Master Maine Guide Tim Smith in the studio and in the field.
||ExplicitTeen Wilderness Living Semester | JMB Podcast Episode 51||In episode 51 of the podcast Christopher and I recap the 2018 season with our youth program, the School Of The Forest, and talk about the Teen Wilderness Living Semester coming in 2019. As part of the discussion,||10/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEating Well On The Trail And Listener Comments | JMB Podcast Episode 50||In episode 50 of the Jack Mountain Bushcraft Podcast we discuss listener comments, the role of alcohol on the trail, and how important food and eating well is on expeditions. PHOTO: Newly-carved paddles being used for the first time.||9/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitExpedition Behavior & Leadership | JMB Podcast Episode 49||Episode 49 of the Jack Mountain Bushcraft Podcast is all about expedition behavior and leadership. Expedition behavior is outdoor education-speak for working as a team. On a chilly Saturday morning in the Guide Shack Tim,||9/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThru-Hiking The Appalachian Trail With David Callison | JMB Podcast Episode 48||David Callison hiked the Appalachian Trail from north to south , finishing in March of 2018. He’s also a participant on our fall, 2018 Wilderness Bushcraft Semester. We discuss hiking the trail, why you should plant to hike from north to south to have||9/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitWomen In Bushcraft | JMB Podcast Episode 47||Episode 47 is about women and gender in bushcraft. Christopher and I were joined by Allison Figueroa and Regina Beach, both of whom are participants on the fall semester. They share their insight into the role that gender plays on women getting into th.||9/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Path To Becoming A Bushcraft Instructor | JMB Podcast Episode 46||Episode 46 of the Jack Mountain Bushcraft Podcast is about the path to becoming a reputable instructor. We discuss the necessary steps, finding your voice as an instructor, overcoming imposter syndrome, and the role of being an assistant instructor or .||8/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitWilderness Bushcraft Semester Week 1 Review | JMB Podcast Episode 45||On episode 45 Christopher and I are joined by Allison Figueroa, a student on the fall Wilderness Bushcraft Semester who is taking a semester off from her studies at Boston University to attend Jack Mountain.||8/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Fall 2018 Bushcraft Semester Begins | JMB Podcast Episode 44||On episode 44 of the podcast I’m joined by Christopher and Colin, recorded during our morning instructors meeting on Wednesday, August 22nd. We cover four topics: welcome to the fall semester, our systems-based approach to outdoor living at the field||8/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitWhat We’ve Been Up To | JMB Podcast Episode 43||We’ve been out on the land and off the grid for a month and a half, so this is the first podcast in a while. In it I talk with Christoper and Ed about what we’ve all been up to. For me, it’s been the Wilderness Canoe Expedition Semester,||8/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Party In The Gaspésie | JMB Podcast Episode 42||We just returned from an epic canoe trip on Quebec’s Bonaventure River. For episode 42 of the podcast, Colin Clifford, Christopher Russell and I discussed the trip over coffee in the Guide Shack. We talked about what they got out of the trip,||6/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSpring 2018 Wilderness Bushcraft Semester Wrap-Up | JMB Podcast Episode 41||Episode 41 was recorded in the Guide Shack on June 14th, the final night of our spring, 2018 Wilderness Bushcraft Semester course, our 43rd long-term program. I was joined by Christopher Russell, as well as Tom and James who were both students on the c.||6/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Current & Upcoming Events | JMB Podcast Episode 40||Episode 40 of the JMB Podcast is about current and upcoming events. Christopher and I discuss what we’re working on to upgrade the field school, upcoming trips and programs, stocking our pond with brook trout, and our new team resiliency training.||5/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Minimum Vs. Displaced Impact | JMB Podcast Episode 39||Episode 39 of the JMB Podcast begins with Ed’s review of the New England Bushcraft Show, moves to a discussion about appropriate gear for specific situations, then a discussion of minimum versus displaced impact,||5/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitTraditional Maine Canoeing | JMB Podcast Episode 38||Traditional Maine Guide Canoeing: Episode 38 of the Jack Mountain Bushcraft Podcast. On a blustery Saturday morning, Christopher and I discussed the role of the canoe in northern Maine. Along the way we covered the history and materials of canoes (birc.||5/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Standards-Based Guide And Outdoor Leadership Certifications | JMB Podcast Episode 37||In episode 37 of the JMB Podcast, we discuss the Journeyman Certification, our standards-based guide and outdoor leader certification. To get there, we start with a history of the bushcraft/primitive skills/survival industry,||5/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Fun and informative
The JMB podcast is the real deal. It’s informative and fun.Kinda makes you feel like you’re in the guide shack with them!
Knowledgeable and entertaining
Love the show. Thanks for bringing it to us!
A+ quality discussions
Great discussions. I’m one of those guys who splits his time between Boston and the NH woods. This podcast is one of the things that keeps me going when I’m stuck in the concrete forest. Thanks, Tim!