Greetings from the Pacific Northwest

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  1. hadati

    hadati Tinder Gatherer

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    Born and raised in rainy Washington State. Love it here. Love the mountains and the saltwater and the foothills. I've been into bushcraft since I was in scouts as a kid.

    Over the last few years I've been learning more and about building primitive shelters, starting fires in new ways, hunting, etc. As I get older, I'm realizing that it's time being out in the woods that I really crave.

    I'm just about to start learning blacksmithing too. I'm getting a Whitlox forge system set up over the next few weeks. My goal is to eventually make a serviceable axe so I thought I'd join this forum and share what I know and pick people's brains about stuff I don't.
     
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    Welcome from Oregon. Hope you enjoy the site, it's the best on the web. You'll find many like minded individuals here, good luck.
     
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    DomC Retired Old Scrub Stomper

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    Greetings from East Central Florida, welcome to BCUSA.
    Happy New Year!

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    Badey Supporter Supporter Bushcraft Friend Bushclass I Bushclass II

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    Welcome from the Inland Empire. The youtube vids I've seen make that Whitlox Forge look really well thought out.
     
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    Welcome from one Pacific Northwest native to another.
     
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    Howdy neighbor! Welcome and I'm on the West side of the Cascades if you ever want to chew the fat or plan an outing.
     
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    Welcome from the Foothills of Rainier.
     
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    Hello from the dry side of the mountains!
     
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    Hunter63 saying Hey and Welcome....From Wisconsin.
     
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    Happy New Year!

    Welcome to BCUSA!

    You'll fit right in.
     
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    ewtoutdoors BCUSA Friend Bushcraft Friend

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    Greetings from the right side of the state
     
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    Thanks for all the greetings! I was happily surprised that four of the members that said hello are from my state (two from Eastern Washington and two from Western Washington).

    I see there's a trading area, a vendors area, and a skills area (though I didn't see a specific area for blacksmithing). How do most of you guys use this site?
     
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    I usually just troll the list of recent posts, click on the threads threads that seem interesting, learn what I can, contribute what I can, whether I contribute brevity, or usefully is a toss-up.
     
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    Greetings from yellow bird country...
     

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