After spending the night in the woods and making various new things on his trek he returned with a new idea in mind. After perfecting it and utilizing it in MANY ways, we have added it to our store. Here are some videos he created this week to show you just a glimpse at what […]
Happy New Year!! To kick off the New Year we are running a very LARGE bonus giveaway when we reach our goal of 150 fire pistons sold for the month of January! Purchase NOW and get 10% with coupon code: 2014TW-10 and you will be entered in our drawing to receive: When we sell a total […]
Mountain Man Knives are now available in our store. These knives are available individually or as a set. These were designed with the trapper in mind, made of high carbon steel with a thin blade, oak handle and 7 1/4″ long with a roughly 3″ blade. You will find more information on these knives […]
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Due to the requests we are getting I will be putting together two different e-books which should be available soon. One on the layout, design and instruction on our log cabin and the other with instructions and the design of our log smoke house. Let us know if you are interested so that we can […]
Due to requests from different folks, I have decided to start selling some of the things that I make. There will be other items added in the near future so continue to check in. http://trayerwilderness.com/store/mountain-man/
Last week I decided to make an axe head on the forge. I used a scrap piece of railroad track for the project. There are 9 different videos to enable you to watch from start to finish. Below are links to the videos. Click the image or the associated link to view each video. Thanks […]
Well this is an exciting week for our family. I have always had the desire to write and in 2012 I embraced that dream. I took a 6 week writing course in March and mid-way through my teacher suggested that I query some magazines with my ideas. We had been enjoying the New Pioneer Magazine […]
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The Montana Firestarter has an elk antler handle with both a magnesium and flint rod. It comes with a scraper as well. To order by mail or for their order form click here. If you order a Montana Firestarter, be sure to tell them that Mountain Man Journals sent you.
Our family is very blessed to be in a location that often times we are unable to leave due to various weather conditions. In addition, I have a profession that allows us to stay back here sometimes weeks at a time without having to enter today’s society. Some may think we are becoming hermits, but […]