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Knowing how to tie a proper knot is a wonderful skill that always comes in handy. In this video series, you'll learn how to tie a square knot, a clove hitch knot, a fisherman's knot, a two half hitch knot, a noose knot, an overhand knot, a manharness knot, a hangman's noose knot, a cow hitch knot, a figure 8 knot, and much more.
You Will Need
- A single length of rope
- Something to hitch to, such as a post, pole, or ring
Pass end through ring
Pass the end of the rope up through the ring from below.
Pass behind standing part
Pass it behind the remaining end—or 'standing part'—of the rope.
Pass end through loop
Bring the end back up and pass it through the eye of the loop you've just formed.
Pull it tight to complete a Half Hitch.
Pass end through standing part
Pass the end of the rope behind the standing part again.
Bring through 2nd loop & tighten
Bring it back up and through this second loop you've just formed (making a second Half Hitch) and tighten.