Quinzhee Winter Camp

Discussion in 'Bushcraft' started by phorisc, Feb 8, 2016.


  1. phorisc

    phorisc Monkey

    Video to come soon, but for now a few pictures...

    I went out into the national forest with a few goals...I wanted to try and go minimal...I brought a 20 lb bag + sleeping bag and Sleeping pad and wool blanket(these were the main items I needed to survive). I wanted to build my own shelter, I chose to make a quinzhee shelter(I brought a shove for this).

    Temperatures got down to -5F(-20C) at night. Inside the Quinzhee things heated up to about 40F(4C).

    Here is the finished quinzhee as I was leaving the following morning and i snapped a photo of it. It turned out to be a very effective means of shelter :)
    quinzhee. me.

    -phorisc
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