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How to Tie the Carrick Bend and Lanyard Knot for a DIY Knot Board Display

Continuing our DIY Knot Board Display, today Bryan showcases how to tie the Carrick Bend and how to add to… View Article

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Post Your Pooch and Win a K-9 First Aid Kit Prize Pack!

Update: Congratulations to the winner of our K-9 Prize Pack “Bruno” who’s all business in this awesome photo that was submitted… View Article

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How to Tie the Figure Eight On a Bight for a DIY Knot Board Display

The Figure Eight knot is a favorite of climbers everywhere. This week we’re demonstrating both the Figure Eight on a… View Article

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How to Tie the Prusik Loop for a DIY Knot Board Display

The Prusik Loop is not only a safety autoblock that could save your life while rappelling, but it’s also a great… View Article

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Rope Terminology for the DIY Knot Board Display

Knowing the correct terminology for tying knots can help you better understand how to tie them or explain the process… View Article

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How to Practice Navigation – Questions Over Coffee 19

Is there a way to practice navigation without looking like a weirdo? Bryan tackles this question and offers his thoughts… View Article

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How to Tie the Ladder Lashing for a DIY Knot Board Display

If you’re in need of a ladder in a hurry, the Ladder Lashing is the knot for you. In this… View Article

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Tools for Ascending – Questions Over Coffee 18

What do climbing trees, downloading apps and communicating on camping trips have in common? They’re all subjects Bryan tackles this… View Article

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How to Tie the Monkey’s Fist for a DIY Knot Board Display

The Monkey’s Fist can be used to finish off decorative knot work, or make keychains, but we tend to favor… View Article

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How to Tie the Alpine Butterfly for a DIY Knot Board Display

The Alpine Butterfly is perfect for quickly creating a loop in a rope to use as a tie in point…. View Article

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