HST Community      how to build a travois

how to build a travois | High Sierra Topix  

how to build a travois

Share your advice and personal experiences, post a gear review or ask any questions you may have pertaining to outdoor gear and equipment.

how to build a travois

Postby rlown » Mon Dec 01, 2014 7:28 pm

As to not pollute the other thread, this was one of the best descriptions of a real travois. Note that this nor others would ever work down waterbars, stair steps to heck, or whatever in the Sierra. The swath is too big. Trekking poles are too weak.

http://briarpatchoutdoors.educationfort ... avois.html

Prove to me you can build one out of trekking poles, I guess.

User avatar
Topix Junkie
Posts: 6654
Joined: Thu Oct 25, 2007 5:00 pm
Location: Petaluma, CA
Experience: Level 4 Explorer

Return to Outdoor Gear Topix

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: MountainMinstrel, oldhikerQ, RSC and 2 guests