Hans and Conan are father and son. Both men are expert horsemen and modern day mountain men. They are members of the AMM, Clearwater Horse Party, and their horse pack trip from Mexico to Canada gave them entry into the exclusive Long Riders Guild. Hans is an expert leather worker. He makes period correct saddles and horse gear. He's also brain tans hides.
Conan, is a blacksmith. He makes fantastic period correct knives, short swords, tomahawks, pipes, and horse gear.
Hans and Conan Asmussen
Brain Tanned Elk and Buffalo Tipi
Here is the real thing. A hand made, brain tanned elk and buffalo hide 16 ft. diameter Tipi. It was made by Hans Asmussen, a real mountain man himself. He's a member of the AMM, the Clearwater Horse Party and is a member of the Long Riders Guild. Hans tanned all of the hides himself and sewed all of them traditionally using real elk and buffalo back strap sinew. He has thousands of hours in its construction. This Tipi can be used indoors or out. It's made to endure the elements. Tipi includes poles, stakes, and hide Tipi.