Foraging Ground Cloth
Foraging Ground Cloth
Foraging Ground Cloth
Foraging Ground Cloth
Foraging Ground Cloth
Foraging Ground Cloth
Foraging Ground Cloth
Foraging Ground Cloth
Foraging Ground Cloth
Foraging Ground Cloth
Foraging Ground Cloth

Foraging Ground Cloth

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Take this Ground Cloth with you on all your adventures. Designed using water-resistant waxed canvas, metal grommets, and our super useful Foraging Bandana. You can stake it down, string it up, or clip the corners together, and fits in a back pocket, stowed in a haversack, or clipped on a backpack.

    • Lists the most common plants/fungus of North America, including their common and scientific names
    • Indicates the field uses of all 12 plants/fungus using part indicator icons on each plant illustration
    • Includes the ”5 Steps of Identifying Edible Plants” by Samuel Thayer and ”Rules and Ethics of Foraging” by Mark "Merriwether" Vorderbruggen


    Arrowhead/Wapato (Maranta spp., Sagittaria spp.), Burdock (Arctium minus, Artium lappa), Prickly Pear Cactus (Opunita lindheimeri), Cattail (Typha latifolia), Dandelion (Taraxacum officinale), Maple Tree (Acer spp.), Turkey Tail Mushroom (Trametes versicolor, Coriolus versicolor), Plantain (Plantago spp.), Stinging Nettle (Urtica chamaedryoides, U. dioica, U. urens), Wild Violet (Viola spp.), Willow Tree (Salix spp.), Yarrow (Achillea millefolium)


    • Dry sitting/kneeling pad
    • Clean work surface
    • Kindling/Firewood bundle carrier
    • Foraging Pouch
    • Meditation Mat
    • Hobo Bindle
    • Signaling Device


    • Made from our actual Foraging Bandana
    • Water-resistant 10 oz waxed Army Duck cotton canvas
    • Heavy duty brass grommets in each corner
    • Herringbone grosgrain ribbon along border
    • Measures 21" x 21"
    • Cut, sewn, and grommeted in Colorado, USA
    • Heirloom quality that will character-wear with use

    This design is by Wazoo Survival Gear LLC in cooperation with Dr. Mark “Merriwether” Vorderbruggen and Dr. Nicole Apelian.

    We worked with these experts to choose plants based on the following criteria:

    • Abundance in the USA

    • Ease of Identification

    • Few or no poisonous look-alikes

    • Ability to represent on a bandana

    • Ease to process into its usable form  

    Mark "Merriwether" Vorderbruggen

    Ph.D. chemist by day, rogue naturalist by night/weekends. Mark has become one of the most experienced foraging experts in North America. He's the creator of which is probably the most useful foraging resource available... and it's FREE!

    Dr. Nicole Apelian

    Dr. Nicole Apelian is a scientist, mother, educator, researcher, expeditionary leader, safari guide, herbalist and traditional skills instructor. A leader in the field of transformative nature education, Nicole is excited to share her knowledge and expertise of nature connection, indigenous knowledge, natural wellness and survival skills with the world. Learn more at

    Illustrations of Burdock, Nettle and Prickly Pear Cactus copyright: Foraging and Feasting: A Field Guide and Wild Food Cookbook. Made and printed in the USA!

    The plant representations and denoted characteristics featured on this bandana are in no way intended to be a source of proper identification, use, or processing of plants. 

    Wazoo Survival Gear LLC and all other mentioned parties are not responsible for any harm resulting from the act of harvesting or attempting to forage plants.

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    Great information and quality materials used for this ground cloth

    Alan B.
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    High quality and durable.

    United States United States

    Another must have

    What a great addition to a pack, car or bike. Wazoo has taken their must have bandanna and made it better. Now having the ability to use as a small ground cloth or barrier with all the information of the original. Quality material attachment points and stitching. Ruggedness and informative. Again a must have for all

    United States United States

    So many uses

    Even better than I expected!!

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