Missouri Outdoors

Building Smokeless Campfires

A Better Way - Less Smoke


A Dakota Firehole or as I like to call it - a dirt rocket stove is a great way to primitive camp fire.  It reminds me a lot of how a rocket stove is built in how you feed the wood.  Getting good oxygen is the key to a smoke free fire and this does that for sure.  It is also very easy to cover up and make safe when you leave.

The guy is obviously not a Missouri native - but his methods work.  Check it out.

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I have always loved camping, ever since I was eight, and was forcibly stuffed in a trunk and dropped off in the middle of the forest. My dad was a complex man, but I believe he was trying to show me the value of camping.

- Jarod Kintz