The Scouting Guide to Basic Knots: An Officially-Licensed Book of the Boy Scouts of America

More Than 50 Essential Knots for Climbing, Camping, Hiking, Fishing, and Boating

About The Book

Be Prepared. For Life.®

In The Scouting Guide to Basic Knots, current Scouts, Scout alumni, and anyone interested in the outdoors are provided with a step-by-step guide that masterfully breaks down the art of tying knots with diagrams, vivid photographs, and lessons on everything the beginner needs to know, including:

  • Different types of knots for fishing, boating, climbing, crafts, and household uses
  • Glossary of terms to ensure that every part of the knot-tying process is easy to learn
  • Selecting the right knot materials for every purpose
  • Developing your own tying style
  • And so much more!

Since 1910, the Boy Scouts of America has helped build the future leaders of this country by combining educational activities and lifelong values with fun. The BSA is committed to training youth in responsible citizenship, character development, and self-reliance through participation in a wide range of outdoor activities.

About The Author

The Boy Scouts of America provides the nation’s foremost youth program of character development and values-based leadership training, which helps young people be “Prepared. For Life.®” The Scouting organization is composed of nearly 2.4 million youth members between the ages of 7 and 21 and approximately 960,000 volunteers in local councils throughout the United States and its territories. For more information on the Boy Scouts of America, please visit

Product Details

  • Publisher: Skyhorse (July 21, 2020)
  • Length: 192 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781510742741

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