How To Make A Dakota Fire Hole
How to make a Dakota fire hole?
This is how you make one in 3 easy steps:
- Dig 2 holes in the ground –about 9 inches away from each other, about 12 inches in diameter and approximately 12 inches down.
- Connect the holes to make an airway tunnel, in the shape of the letter “U”.
- Light a fire (just like a regular campfire) at the original bottom of the tunnel.
Congratulations, you have your own Dakota fire hole!
Now let me elaborate a little on the matter:
First of all, this is how a Dakota fire hole looks like in real life (thank you survival.outdoorlife.com for the image). If your final results resemble this image, then you got it right.