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Knots

There are hundreds of useful knots. Here’s how to tie a few of them.

How to Tie the Bowline Knot

The bowline is useful for tying a rope around your waist or around someone requiring rescue. Here's how to tie one.

Learn to tie knots

Step-by-step videos to help you learn to tie a bowline, clove hitch, diagonal lashing and other useful knots and lashings.

How to tie something down

Q. What's the best and easiest way to tie something down? My dad is always showing me different knots, but they are so hard I can never remember them.

8 Fishing Knots to Know

Can you imagine going fishing without knowing how to tie an improved clinch knot? Or a double surgeon's loop? Neither can we.

How to tie basic fly-fishing knots

flyknot-200×148.jpgFly fishermen depend on knots and must know how to tie several different knots properly. Here's how to tie some of the more common fly-fishing knots.