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At Camp Orenda you will be able to enjoy a safe and comfortable camping and backcountry experience in the beautiful Adirondack State Park while lodging in our custom made canvas tent cabins that offer you all the comforts of backcountry living.

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This gorgeous shed by Owen Geiger is an example of earth-sheltered earthbag building, which involves packing dirt around an earthbag structure and growing grass on top.

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Rubble Trench Foundation, Radiant Heat, Adobe Wall, Straw Bale Insulation - complete entire exterior with this formula. Run hot water heating under earthen floor for winter/heat. Adobe wall can be cob.

Building with Hemp Part 1/2 a green building technique being used in the UK.

Building with Hemp Part builders in the UK experiment with hemp construction pioneered in France. For Hawaii, could bamboo frames work instead of Douglas Fir?

Wattle and daub is one of the oldest building techniques dating back to the Bronze Age and beyond. Wattling is a way to build walls by weaving long flexible sticks in and out of upright posts. Hazel, which is pliable and grows naturally long, is a good species to use for wattle. It is also the preferred wood used by straw bale builders to pin bales together.

The Celts built their roundhouses from the natural materials available on the land. The roundhouses at Felin Uchaf are built in the same way using only the natural materials available on or near the land.

Cordwood The softer the wood, the better the insulation value and the less shrinkage or expansion. Insulation about R-1 per inch.

Cordwood The softer the wood, the better the insulation value and the less shrinkage or expansion. Insulation about per inch.

The Hanging Tent Company has produced a suspended tent meant for those that might not want to camp, but will certainly glamp (glamourous camping). Called the roomoon, it’s a sphere-shaped, portable tent that hangs among the trees. This isn’t the first time that we’ve admired this type of structure; similar to the Tentsile, it means you can sleep high above the ground and closer to the stars.

The Hanging Tent Company has produced a suspended tent called the roomoon. Its sphere-shaped, portable tent that hangs among the trees---Knitting Nest!