Yucca Cordage - Making Primitive Rope
September 10th from 1pm to 4pm
Have you ever been caught in the wilderness wishing you had rope or a needle and thread? The Yucca plant can be used to create these items and more. Making cordage is one of the fundamental practices of a primitive skills or survival skills practitioner. Knowledge is your greatest tool.
-Identify the Yucca plant
-Harvest and prepare the Yucca to make cordage
-Two ply reverse wrap cording technique
-Braiding cording technique
-Making a needle and thread
You will need:
-A sharp knife
-A pair of leather gloves
-Sunglasses and a camera if you want them
When: October 10th from 1pm to 4pm
Where: Red Rocks Amphitheater
How Much: Suggested donation of $15 dollars
We are meeting at Red Rocks at the Geologic Marker at 1pm.
Go through Entrance 1. Make your first right, make your first right again on Plains View Rd. You will see signs for the Geologic Marker.
Contact David Michael Scott for more information