Morakniv Adventure
in Japan

"Morakniv Adventure", an authentic outdoor event popular in the birthplace of Morakniv, is first time landing in Japan in 2018!
Three days full of entertainment such as workshops and Ainu music,
inviting guests known in bushcraft and woodworking from the world!

July 6 (Fri.) - 8 (Sun.), 2018 at Hokkaido Onneto National Camp Site

What is "Morakniv Adventure" ?

Authentic Outdoor Event
to Learn Skills Useful in the Nature

"Mora Knife Adventure" is a very popular outdoor event held in Mora, Sweden, the birthplace of Morakniv in 2017.
Setting up a base camp deep in the forest, the participants from all over the world together with Morakniv ambassadors share the time outdoors for a couple of days. Learning how to carve, making your own spoon with wood, and acquiring the skills useful in the nature through various workshops.

In July 2018 for the First Time,
Adventure Lands in Japan!
In July 2018, with guests from Sweden, Japan's first Morakniv Adventure is being held. The venue is in Hokkaido, Onneto National Camp Site. Setting up tents on the shore of a mysterious lake whose color changes according to the season and the weather, we enjoy the adventure.

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Schedule (tentative)

July 6 (Fri.) 
Participants arrive at Kushiro airport respectively.
* (FYI) ANA from Haneda aiport arrives at 13:00, JAL at 14:25.                      

13:30 Bus #1 departs Kushiro airport.
15:00 Bus #2 departs Kushiro airport.
Bus #1 arrives in Onneto Camp Site.
Bus #2 arrives in Onneto Camp Site.
Setting up tents.
Welcome party (Introduction of guests, Ainu music etc.)
13:30 Bus #1 departs Kushiro airport.
July 7 (Sat.)
Workshop by Ambassadors
Walking to satellite site (Yu no taki)
Workshop by Ambassadors
Fika (Swedish coffee break)

* You can experience all three workshops held by each ambassadors.
July 8 (Sun.)
Removal of tents by participants
Workshop by Mr. Jögge Sundqvist
Departing Onneto Camp Site by bus.
Arriving in Kushiro airport and dismiss.
* (FYI) ANA for Haneda airport departs at 13:45, JAL at 15:30.
Removal of tents by participants

Mr. Dave Canterbury

Morakniv Official Global Ambassador.

Dave Canterbury has more than 20 years of experience of bushcraft and survival skills. He’s the founder of the popular Pathfinder School where he holds courses teaching basic skills that are invaluable if you suddenly find yourself alone in nature.His books have been on the New York Times best-seller lists and he’s had his own TV series on the Discovery Channel. There’s no doubt that Dave knows how to survive in the wilderness – and loves to share his knowledge.

Dave Canterbury

Mr. Jögge Sundqvist

Morakniv Official Global Ambassador.

Jögge is a Sweden's woodworker well-known under the name "Surolle". Born in a family of craftworkers over four generations, he has opened up a new era of craftwork with his father Will Sundqvist. While teaching woodworking in the Nordic countries as well as in the United States and Germany etc., he continues to work on his own woodworks.

Jögge Sundqvist

Interpretation: Mr. Masashi Kutsuwa (Associate Proffessor, Gifu Academy of Forest and Science)

Mr. Shuhei Nagano

Morakniv Official Japan & Taiwan Ambassador.

Nature craft writer and outdoor chef. Being active in the production of life tools using natural materials and old materials, as well as wild plants and dishes by bonfire, Shuhei is featured in magazines, web series, workshop lecturers and more. After living in an old private house in Hachioji, Tokyo, now he is running an atelier "NATURE WORKS" enjlying living in half-self build "Minomushi (Bagwarm) House" in the rural natural area, at the banks of Doshigawa river in Kanagawa. He is passionate sharing the joy of crafts and the nature.


Message from the guests


Hokkaido Onneto National Camp Site

The venue of "Morakniv Adventure in Hokkaido" is the Onneto National Camp Site, located in the Akan National Park in Hokkaido, on the side of a small lake. "Onneto" has the meaning "old swamp" "big swamp" in Ainu language. Surrounded by a mysterious lake whose color changes depending on the season and the weather, with trees such as Ezo pine and white birch, it is a popular campsite among the locals in Hokkaido. In addition, it is a village of Ainu with a rich woodcraft culture, and is perfect for woodworking workshops. 

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Morakniv Adventure in Hokkaido Overview

Dates July 6th (Fri.) to 8th (Sun.), 2018

59,000 yen (tax included) per person

* The payment is to be made through Paypal (credit card) only.
  We send the link to the invoice and the payment to the email address written in the application form.
* Pets cannot enter the venue.
* Participant has to be 20 years of age or over. 

Venue Hokkaido Onneto National Camp Site
(Location: In the Moashoro National Forest, Ashoro-cho, Ashoro-gun, Hokkaido, 089-3964)
Capacity 50 persons
Meeting place & Time Kushiro airport arrival lobby
between 13:00 - 14:30
What to bring Tent, Sleeping bag, Your Morakniv (Rental knife available at each workshops)

* While the program is designed to sleep in your own tent and sleeping bag,
  the rental is available within limited quantity.
  In case you cannot sleep in the tent anyhow, the neighboring accommodation is available.
  Please note it in your application as the number of both rental and the accomodation is limited.
What is included
in the price
  • Chartered bus fee between Kushiro airport and Onneto National Camp Site (both ways)
  • Campsite fee
  • Meals (dinner on July 6, breakfast, lunch and dinner on July 7 and breakfast on July 8.)
  • Materials related to workshops 1 to 4
What is NOT included
in the price
  • Flight ticket from and to Kushiro Airport
  • Tent, Sleeping bag (We rent them with the actual cost. The quantity limited.)
How to apply Please apply from the Application Form at the bottom of this website.
We will notify the details, the payment and etc to the email address sent through the form.

Application is closed on Sunday, June 10.
Hosted by Morakniv Japan
/ Uneplage International Co., Ltd.

Supported by
Concept owned by
Morakniv AB
Cancellation policy
  • No refund after the payment.
  • Event participation fee will be refunded in case the event is cancelled by the host.
    Please note that the airplane fare will not be refunded.

    * In case of bad weather, we judge whether to hold the event on Thu., July 5.
      (We will notify the participants only when cancelling the event.)
Capacity 50 persons


QI live around Tokyo area, can you arrange airplanes to and from Hokkaido?
AWe kindly ask you to arrange airplanes to and from Kushiro airport by yourself.
The flight ticket to and from Kushiro Airport is not included in the price.
Bus from Kushiro Airport to the venue and vice versa is arranged by Morakniv Japan. (included in the price)
QI do not have a tent or sleeping bag, can you rent it?
AThe rental is available at actual expenses, but the quantity is limited.
Please indicate it when applying through the Application Form.
QCan I make a payment by bank transfer?
AWe are sorry, but the payment is only available through credit card via Paypal.
We will send you the payment destination link by e-mail, so please proceed from there.
(No need to open a Paypal account)
QI do not have a tent or sleeping bag, can you rent it?
AThe rental is available at actual expenses, but the quantity is limited.
Please indicate it when applying through the Application Form.

Morakniv Adventure in Sweden

Application Form

To apply, please fill in and send the form below.
We will inform you of the event details and payment method etc to the email address you filled in.
Application is closed on Sunday, June 10.

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