Knots for the Outdoors
by Cliff Jacobson
Discover how to master the top ten most important knots and hitches, determine the best knot for the task at hand, choose the right rope for the right application, prepare new rope for outdoor use and care for the ropes you count on. Amaze your friends the next time you tie the canoe on the car--use a power cinch knot. Need to tie together two ropes of different diameter? Better learn the sheet bend. Also information on rope specs, selection and care. Easily fits in pack.