Primitive Skills Gatherings

Straw Bale Contruction


High Lakes Fly Fishing

Amateur Radio WA7MLH

Recent Update: 5 Nov 2023_____Added Fall Camp 2023 photos

Recent Update: 4 Nov 2023_____Added All Bridger 2023 photos

Recent Update: 2 Nov 2023_____Added More Bridger 2023 photos

Recent Update: 19 Oct 2023_____Added Bridger 2023 photos

Recent Update: 2 Feb 2022_____A lot of edits to text for ham shack photos

Recent Update: 28 Jan 2022_____Added Aug 2017 Bridger Wilderness trip Drew & Holly photos

Recent Update: 28 Dec 2021_____Added Aug 2021 Bridger Wilderness trip

Recent Update: 27 Dec 2021_____Added Aug 2020 Popo Agie Wilderness trip

Recent Update: 19 Sept 2021_____Moved wilderness trips to BackPack Trips page

Recent Update: 18 June 2021_____Added July 2019 Wilderness trip

Jim Riggs:


Jim Riggs passed away August 16 2017

Fall Camp Primitive Skills Gathering 2023

Washington USA

New Photos Posted: 5 Nov 2023

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Rabbit Stick 2015

Idaho USA

New Photos Posted: 6 Dec 2015

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Back Pack Trips

Oregon Water Falls

Primitive Skills Gatherings

Oregon Ice Storm 2008

Friction Fire at Oregon Country Fair

Webb Mtn Lookout 2008

A new experimental back pack stove

The second generation version of the back pack stove.

Installing a Sun Pipe

Making a simple composting toilet

Running white LEDs off a dead Makita drill battery.

Oregon Country Fair

Friction Fire 2007

Photos courtesy of George Filgate Eugene OR 541 342 4718 gfilgate@comcast.net





Updates: 11-Jan-03

Straw Bale Solar House Project

Updates: 7 Nov 2013 with summer 2009

green house project

Straw Bale Cabin

Stuccoing the Straw Bale Cabin

Panoramic View Out House

Dumpster Diving 1

Dumpster Diving 2

Neil's Dumpster Dived Cabin

Monday August 31 - Monday September 7, 1998

Where Mad Max, Intentional Community, Clothing Optional, Post Apocalypse,
Art of Every Known Kind, Pyrotechnics, Post Electric KoolAid Acid Test,
Temporary Autonamous Zone, Live Music, Multi Acre Hot Springs Pools,
Tens of Square Miles of Dry Lake Bed, Anything Flamable, Tchkung!, Massage,
Techno Anything and Everything, and Architechture,meet to burn a 40 foot
high effigy of "the guy she left me for" in the desolation of the Black
Rock Desert of northern Nevada.

Go to Burningman ARF/Pyrodesiac Pic

Burning Man '98 Pics


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