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You Will Need
- Twine or plant vines
- Pond (optional)
Collect straight, dry tree logs. The logs should be cut to the length of the foundation, and you should collect enough to span the desired width when they are placed side by side.
Lash the logs together
Lash the logs together using twine or plant vines.
Cut two cross-pieces
Cut 2 additional logs with lengths that match the raft's width. These logs will be placed at right angles to the platform logs.
Tie the cross-pieces on
Tie the cross-pieces to the platform with more twine or vines.
Place brush on the raft's deck to keep your feet dry, and then launch your boat for new adventures.