To develop rope skills in pioneering, Bill will show the groups some different techniques for making a rope ladder.
Lashings, tent pegs or short poles
Using a simple hitch and pegs or poles a length of rope doubles over can be turned into a ladder.
The activity teaches the teams to work together and encourage each other the climb the ladder (lay down a mat or put on helmet it high)
Knots used include a round turn 2 half hitches or double figure of eight.
- knots and lashings
- rope ladder
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