noun, plural back·woods·men.
Examples from the Web for backwoodsman
Boone, Daniel, a famous American backwoodsman; d. 1822, aged 84.The Nuttall Encyclopaedia|Edited by Rev. James Wood
When a backwoodsman finishes three or more sticks he sets them up wigwam form (Fig. 38).The Book of Camp-Lore and Woodcraft|Dan Beard
Then every man in the regiment, Creole and backwoodsman, lay back to laugh.The Crossing|Winston Churchill
He had Raffles on his right hand, and the backwoodsman of letters on his left.A Thief in the Night|E. W. Hornung
The logs are piled one above another, as the backwoodsman builds a log-fence.My Days and Nights on the Battle-Field|Charles Carleton Coffin