two ropes in a knot

Learn about knots, hitches and bends in the ropecraft project. Did you know there are 14 basic skills that can be used in many activities and situations from sailing and climbing to working with animals and decorating. This project is a lot of fun and we are KNOT kidding.

Here's What You Can Learn . . . .

  • Insert Identify different types of cordage
  • Understand the difference between natural fibers and synthetic fibers
  • Learn the different techniques that are used to make cordage
  • Use different techniques to keep your cordage from unraveling
  • Learn the technical terms for the different parts of cordage

Online Resources and Websites

Online Resources



Contact Us

Wyoming State 4-H Office

1000 E. University Ave. Dept. 3354

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: (307)766-5170

Fax: (307)766-3998


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