Slackline Kit

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How to set-up the Gibbon Slackline kit

As you can see, it`s really simple and quick, you can have you Gibbon Slackline kit ready in a few minutes. Just don`t forget to protect the trees 🙂

Learn more about the Gibbon Slackline here.

And if you would like to read some time how to actually walk the line, check out this guide 😉

How to set-up the Mammut Slackline kit

As you can see, the rigging system is little bit more complicated but provides great flexibility and control. You can also remove the ratchet (for safety reasons) which is a great advantage.

Also don`t forget to protect the trees when setting up the slackline kit 🙂

Learn more about the Mammut slackline here.

Dean Potter slacklining

dean potter slackliningIf you are experienced slackliner, you have probably heard about Dean Potter. Otherwise, take a look at the picture – impressive, isn`t it? 🙂

Dean Potter is an American rock climber who is well known for his free solo ascents, base jumping, wingsuit jumping and even base and free solo slacklining. This photo is from his free solo walk in Taft Point, Yosemite – you can read more about it on the prAna blog or see all the photos here.

There is also a video on YouTube:


And if you are also into rock climbing or want see more of Dean`s action, you might want to check the movie The Sharp End when he appears base slacklining and climbing – in my opinion it is the best climbing movie ever made! Just check out the trailer 😉