Tying a rope is one of the most practical skills to have in your arsenal, and 99 percent of the time, a bowline is the best knot for the job. Not only does it offer a rock solid hold, it can be tied and untied in seconds, even after bearing tension. 1. Create a loop. 2. Create a second loop behind the first and partially feed it through that first loop. 3. Pass the end of the line (fed through whatever you're hitching) through the tip of the second loop. 4. Tighten. - Esquire.com

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Best Knots for Emergency Preparedness. Basic knots to help yourself in an emergency. They include the bowline, Prusick loop, double fisherman’s knot, square knot and figure eight knot.

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Knots: How to Tie the Highwayman's Hitch. BEST knot for tying horses up, no bindup to release one fast.

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By far, the absolute best knot tying instructions. Boating Knots | How to Tie Boating Knots | Animated Boating Knots

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The double figure-8 fishermans knot is the best knot to tie 2 ropes together for rappelling and rock climbing.

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How to Tie the Best Knots for Camping and Survival | DIY Survival Skill for SHTF, check it out at http://survivallife.com/how-to-tie-the-best-knots-for-camping-and-survival/

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Top Five Useful Knots for camping, survival, hiking, and more - YouTube ~ Half Hitch, Fisherman's Knot, Prussik, Trucker's Hitch, Clove Hitch. Very clear instruction. He did a great job!

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Sailor's Knot Bracelet DIY & Etsy Shop Grand Opening | Flights of Delight - The BEST tutorial on the internet on how to make these bracelets, plus an Etsy shop where you can buy them for 10% off!

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Knots: How to Tie the Highwayman's Hitch. BEST knot for tying horses up, no bindup to release one fast.

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