A Foragers Most Important Tool

No forager is fully equipped without one specific tool. Let me start this post by saying, I’m a gear guy. I love trying out new tools, equipment, gadgets and gear. I’m always reading about the next best fishing rod, or cutting edge new arrow heads. I spend more time than I’d care to admit researching […]

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Grapes, an easy wild edible

  One of the easiest, and according to my girlfriend, most enjoyable, wild edibles to harvest is grapes! Vitus Riparia is growing wild all around us. And once you start looking for it, you’ll start to see it everywhere. I have harvested wild grapes all the way up in the northern Minnesota woods, along the […]

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The Journey Begins

Welcome to Into The North Woods! A journey back in time to days when human beings gathered their food from the world around them. Nah, not really! Mostly this blog will be a personal record of my attempts to learn about the foods that surround us. I love to cook. And I love to eat. […]

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