Introduction: How to Tie Two Half-hitches and a Taut-line Hitch.

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These are good knots to learn before you go camping.

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Put your rope around a pole

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Then cross the rope

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Then circle it back through the loop.

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Come through and put it around the taut rope and pull it tight.

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And now you have two half-hitches.
This is used hold down a pole.

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This is a similar knot but a little different it starts the same.

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You wrap it around again but this time do it twice

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Come through and put it around the taut rope and pull it tight

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Now you have the taut-line
This is used to tie a tent down

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