There’s nothing more beautiful than creating a fire from nature. This page contains information on various fire by friction methods as well as fire building.

How to find and use fat wood:  SnaponJohn100  This isn’t the best quality video but has excellent information on how to recognize the appropriate trees and how to harvest fat wood, and also how to prepare and use. Fat wood can be a valuable tool for fire in wet conditions.

How to build a concealed wilderness fire:  Prepper Advantage  In this video, he demonstrates the Dakota Fire Pit and how to make it a no-trace fire. I appreciated the care he took for the land as well.

Bow Drill Fire

Hand Drill Fire

Fire Pump

Bamboo Fire saw tutorial:  Hidden Florida  This demonstration uses modern tools, but gives a good step by step process to preparing the kit and making the fire.

How to Survive in the Philippine Jungle: Matchless fire:  Roxy Madesto:  A demonstration by a native man, showing other variations of the bamboo fire saw.