There are essential knots that all recreational sail and power boaters should know.
Learn how to tie knots while sharing local Ballard beer — either Pacific Maritime Brewing or Bad Jimmy’s Intense Ales — at the Seattle Maritime Academy.
In this class, you’ll learn how to:
- Tie a variety of knots, including the bowline, clove hitch, round turn and two half hitches, stopper knots, reef knot, locking cleat hitch, cow hitch, and rolling hitch
- Recognize the appropriate knot to use in various situations
Light snacks and non-alcohol drinks will also be provided.
You will take home 2 different pieces of line to be able to practice your new found skills!
- Gain experience with tying a variety of different knots
- Know how to tie the right knot for the right purpose
- Have fun!
Who Should Take this Class?
- Recreational boaters interested in improving their knot tying skills in a fun atmosphere
All students must be 21 years or older, with a valid picture ID.