Backcountry 101 - Intro to Knot Tying - Sept25

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  • Date
    Tuesday, 25 September, 2018
  • Time
    From 06:30 pm to 07:30 pm PDT
  • Organizer
    MEC Kelowna
  • Price
    Free
  • Address
    MEC Kelowna
    1876 Cooper Rd
    Kelowna, BC

Intro to Knot Tying

Learn some of the basics when it comes to tying knots. Learn the best uses for certain styles and some tips and tricks for when out in the back country, rock climbing or on the water.

By the end of the workshop, participants will know how to tie:
  • Sheet Bend
  • Square Knot
  • Clove Hitch
  • Blowline
  • Figure Eight
  • Trucker's Hitch

Participants will also learn about:

  • Static vs. dynamic rope
  • How ropes are tested and measured
  • Different kinds of rope on the market
  • Care, clearning and retirement of a rope

PLEASE REGISTER ONLINE TO SECURE YOUR SPOT!


MEC KELOWNA BACKCOUNTRY 101 SERIES

 

 

Join our camping specialists every Tuesday evening 6:30 - 7:30pm for our FREE one-hour MEC Kelowna Backcountry 101 Clinics. Learn what you'll need to bring on your backcountry camping excursions, how to plan for a safe, positive adventure while keeping the wilderness you enjoy clean and healthy.


If you have any questions or concerns, please contact our friendly
MEC Kelowna Outreach Coordinator at klo_oc@mec.ca

 

**Please note: Clinics are non-refundable and non-transferable**