For 99% of human history what we teach has been the core knowledge of our species. JMB Web Portal – Guide To All Our Programs & Sites, St. Croix River Canoe Trip | Downeast Maine, Winter Living With Cree Hunters In Northern Quebec, Maine Wilderness Guides Organization Quality Endorsement. As such we reserve the right to change our itinerary in advance or at the very last minute. Our field school is a working homestead located on the Aroostook river in Masardis, Maine. Est. Something students hear a lot around the field school is that it’s the process that’s important, not the product. Past students have used consortium agreements and financial aid to help pay for the course. College Accredited, GI Bill-Approved. For the ensuing 18 years he’s operated his own educational laboratory (this school). He was a founding board member of GALA – Global Awareness, Local Action, an NH non-profit working toward a sustainable future. It’s nice to have a good-looking bow at the end of the process, but we’re more invested in people being able to replicate the process after the course. Off-Grid Immersion Programs In Northern Maine. Along the way we have discovered a lot of things that work, as well as a lot that don’t. Our programs and methods are based on our extensive experience, not untested theories. 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Experience matters. Completing all requirements means that y Travel by water is subject to weather and water levels. 5.9K likes. Before moving to the field school in 2008 … The Jack Mountain Bushcraft Folk School is located on the shore of Rust Pond where JMB founder Tim Smith grew up. 1999 Professional Wilderness Guide & Instructor Training. With the exception of small items, we don’t ship. Jack Mountain Bushcraft Vlog 101 | Jack Vegas Casino & Ballroom Tim Smith, M.Ed., Registered Master Maine Guide. Our experience running long-term immersion programs is unmatched. The Wilderness Bushcraft Semester is our flagship course, and our most popular. Our Bushcraft And Sustainability Field School is located on 61 acres in Masardis, Maine on the banks of the Aroostook River. We are actively seeking other partners at the university level. Masardis is in Aroostook County, the northernmost county in Maine and larger than Connecticut and Rhode Island combined. Tim and the Jack Mountain Bushcraft School have been the subject of regional and national media coverage. Welcome to BushcraftSchool.com, the Jack Mountain Bushcraft School Online Learning Academy. Jack Mountain founder Tim Smith spent 2 years studying how people learn and best practices for teaching in graduate school, resulting in a Master’s degree in education. (Read about. JackMtn.com. We help people become more self-reliant and connected to the natural world using traditional skills and a few simple tools. Welcome to BushcraftSchool.com, the Jack Mountain Bushcraft School Private Community Network And Digital Learning Academy. Jack Mountain Bushcraft School, Masardis, Maine. Sustainability Advocate: Tim has worked on sustainability issues, both private and public, for years. 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Jack Mountain Outfitters features gear we’ve had a hand in designing and use on our courses and expeditions, as well as our books and items that carry our logo. Bushcraft, guide training and wilderness expedition school founded by Tim Smith 1999, based in Masardis, Maine. 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It’s a college level, residential course focusing on the practical, hard skills of living and traveling in the boreal forest. We’re a bushcraft, guide training and wilderness expedition school founded in 1999. JMB Web Portal – Guide To All Our Programs & Sites, Winter Woodsman Course | NH Bushcraft, Survival & Outdoor Skills Course, Pack Basket Weekend Workshop, Lodge-Based, Shave Horse, Mocotaugan & Canoe Paddle | Lodge-Based, modern living space available for short term rentals. 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