Spotting the tell tale signs of a downed Pine I started to look for Fatwood which most times I don't find huge amounts but this time luck was on my side.
Most times when I do find some it's at the base of branches on down or standing dead Pines. Not huge amounts but more than enough to use to successfully get a fire started easily.
But I think luck was on my side this time when I spotted this standing dead Pine.
Shaving one of the exposed roots I could smell the strong aroma of turpentine from the resin laden wood.
And the trunk reveals the same condition, this is looking like it is going to be a fine harvest in the near future.
Now for a trial run.