Training & Documentation

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 Mountain Manners Handbook         LNT - Seven Principles

 Defensive Horsemenship Training (Safe Trail Riding & Etiquette)  On Line Course
  Defensive Horsemanship - Part 1   (Washington Backcountry Horsemen)

  Defensive Horsemanship - Part 2   (Washington Backcountry Horsemen)

  Back Country Horsemen Trail Etiquette  - Gallatin Valley BCWV
  USFS Defensive Horsemanship Manual (pdf)  /   BCHA Mountain Manners  (pdf)
  Finding & Purifying Water in the wilderness  Back Country Horsemen of Utah Packing Tips

  Survival Tips for Wilderness Travel      Protecting Grass and Fragile Plants in the Back Country

 Equine First Aid
 Library     Wilderness First Responder  Library  NOLS   SK  
CPR Resources Guide   On-Line CPR Certification :  CPR/AED  CPR/AED  CPR/AED
   Radio Procedures & Etiquette      Radio Channels & Repeaters        Training Library  

 Chapter Saw Manuals Stihl MS290 & MS390 (purchased 2013)
 Oregon 520-120 Chainsaw Sharpening (2017)  Operating Grinder    Guide to Chain Sharping

Sawyer Information & Video's

USFS Saw Policy (Summer 2016 On Line)
USFS Saw Operations Guide - Summer 2016

Back Country Horsemen of California Sawyer Program
Back Country Horsemen of Oregon Sawyer Certification Program

Basic Trail Maintenance Video
Danger : Chain Saw (
Watch before you start a saw)

Chain Saw and Crosscut Saw Training Course
–Student's Guidebook (U.S. Forest Service)
 Introduction and Chapter 1
 Chapter 2 - Chain Saw Use and Maintenance
 Chapter 3 - Chain Saw Tasks and Techniques
 Chapter 4 - Crosscut Saw Tasks and Techniques
 Hazard Tree Safety Web Site - National Wild Fire Coordination Group
 BC Faller Training Manual (Part 1)  (Part 2)  Rope Method for falling hangers
Training Library      video library   

  Job Hazard Analysis  Sawyer   Tools    Stock

2017 Boise National Forest Trail Contacts

Reagion 1 & 4 USFS Saw Program Managers

Horse Sense --A Guide To Minimum Impact Horse Camping
 P1   P2   P3   P4   P5   P6   P7

  Packing Lightly in the back country   BCH Handbook    Leave No Trace    

 UDSA, Forest Service Trail Construction Publications
Wilderness First Aid
   First Responder Library (Squaw Butte Blog)

  Wilderness First Aid P1 P2 P3 P4  P5 P6  Simulated Accident  Kit  Evac Helicopter  LF1  LF2  NOLS
  Wilderness  Essential for your kit     Medical Emergency Kit  P1  P2
  Wilderness First Aid (WFA)  National Outdoor Leadership - NOLS
  BSA Wilderness First Aid Training