Most of the undergrowth is gone, making it easier to bushwack, but in turn it becomes more dangerous. The dead plant material covering the ground makes it very likely that one will step in a hole and twist an ankle.
After doing the test for the Northern Tool 24oz Camp Axe, I got a small fire going, not an easy task as it had rained the previous two days, and cooked some acorns.
That's all. I'll try to put up some more posts soon.