Day 6 – Tying Knots

3′ length of rope was handed out to all students.  Both ends were tied off and end frays were melted using a lighter.

  • Introduction to the Figure 8 knot
  • Introduction to the Double Figure 8 knot
  • Introduction to the 1/2 Hitch knot
  • Introduction to the Single Hitch knot
  • Introduction to the Double Hitch knot

Student practice and demonstrated their Figure 8 knot

  • Students jointed their rope line to another student to make a double length rope
  • Students jointed their rope line to another student to make a quad length rope
  • Students jointed their rope line to another student to make a class length rope