Oregon Field Guide

Mecate Rope Makers

Clip: Special | 8m 21s | Video has closed captioning.

98-year old Frankie Dugal carries on a ranch tradition of horse-hair “mecate” ropemaking and is passing it on to the next generation in the southeast Oregon town of Jordan Valley.

Aired: 03/12/21

Rating: NR

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