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rigging an rei tarp

Hi,   I have a pretty large REI tarp,  is there a video of how to rig it?    Thanks

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The thing with tarps, is there is no right way to rig it.

You can tie out the middle high so it looks like a tent anchor 2 sides. 2 corners to cover your hammock 2 corners anchored, anchor one side tie the middle high and the other side higher to make a lean-to wind break, lay it on the ground and roll up in it  for a fast bivy, over a line with the corners on poles for a sunshade/rain fly.

You need to define what you want to do with it before anyone can give you an idea.


Hi @timskrbelieve - Thanks for reaching out!

Like @GregA said, there are many different ways to rig a tarp that work well for different scenarios. This video also sounds like what you are looking for, and hopefully will have some suggestions that work for you: 

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