Essential Knots for the Outdoors – The Basics Clinic

How do you tie a kayak to the roof of a car? How do you rig a rain tarp quickly? How do you tie your boat to a dock? There are a few key knots every good outdoorsperson should know join the experts at LL Bean to learn them.

At the end of this clinic participants will be able to:
• Tie the following knots:
o Bowline
o Slippery Hitch
o Trucker’s Hitch
o Clove Hitch
o Square Knot
o Figure 8
o Taut Line Hitch
• Understand common uses of each knot

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  • Fredrica C.

    Thank you! It was a very good class!

    March 8, 2013

  • Rob P.

    Great class, fun and very informative

    March 8, 2013

  • Troy H.

    Ill try to make it, not sure, probably wont be able to make it till 8, but it will be fun learning about knots.

    March 6, 2013

  • Troy H.

    Can I be late at all? My daughter has open house at 7:00. I should be done by 7;30. Just wondering.

    March 5, 2013

    • Snakeguy

      Hi Troy: Clinics usually run for about an hour. The L.L.Bean ODS Instructor will be providing a printout with the knots being taught. You can jump in the clinic and pick up on the current knot. The instructor should be able to work with you if you miss anything.

      March 6, 2013

  • Troy H.

    Does anyone know how late the evening will be?

    March 4, 2013

  • isabella

    I have paid to be in a racquetball league on thursday. Sorry, cant make it.

    February 11, 2013

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