Bowline, Dutch Bowline, Cowboy Bowline – Bowline How to Tie – Quick Tie Bowline Tutorial


How to Tie the Bowline

In this video I will show three different ways of tying the Bowline.  You will learn a fast way of tying the bowline and also:

How to Tie the Cowboy Bowline

How to Tie the Dutch Bowline

Cowboy Bowline and Bowline

Cowboy Bowline and Bowline

The Dutch or Cowboy Bowline are considered to be inferior to the normal Bowline. The main difference is that the Bowline has the working end terminating in the centre of the loop. Where as the Dutch or Cowboy Bowline has the working end exiting on the outside of the loop. I did once ask the question as to why one was more inferior, but never really got a proper answer.

The Bowline – once you have learnt the Bowline you will be able to tie it in a matter of a few seconds. Once having mastered the Bowline you will find many uses for it as you go about your adventurous life. So #LetsGetKnotting –



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