The Bark River Knives company is a family-owned business located in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. Bark River Knives is a specialty Cutlery Company that emphasizes maximum performance of its products. They use a blend of traditional and contemporary designs and styles. Manufacturing methods are also a blend of modern and traditional to gain needed tolerances while maintaining the subtle features that have produced exemplary cutting implements for centuries.
The goals of Bark River Knives are to produce only the finest semi-production cutting tools available on the market. These products are aimed for use by genuine outdoorsman who need uncompromising performance in the field.
To produce top performing knives requires the right combination of the finest grade of materials, skilled craftsmen, efficient and time tested manufacturing methods and strong knowledge leadership. Drawing on his years of knife making experience, Bark River Knives owner Mike Stewart has successfully blended all of these ingredients and the resulting product is a testament to this fact.
Some features that guarantee you are getting one of the highest quality fixed blade knives produced anywhere:
• Laser cut from solid A-2 Tool Steel (A-2 steel is used for most Bark River knives) • Double quenched for maximum grain refinement • Triple tempered for maximum grain refinement • Cryo-treated for maximum stress relief • Convex ground to a sharp, hair shaving edge • Ergonomic handle designs for ease of use • 100% American-made • Lifetime Guarantee-If you have any problem with your knife, just return it to Bark River Knife & Tool Co. and they will repair or replace it.
The Specialty-High Quality knife market has steadily grown over the last 25 years. This growth started with mild interest in the late 1970's and has snowballed into a major segment of today's market. Bark River Knives is filling the need in this market area. Whether you are wanting an every day user knife or a custom made collector's knife, Bark River Knives has a knife that will provide complete satisfaction for you.
Please Note: Handle color textures may vary on synthetic materials as the manufacturing of Micarta and G10 material is not an exact science so there could be variances from batch to batch. Most of the natural handled knives listings are showing the actual knife that you will receive.