Knots for Scouting

square knot

clove hitch


two half hitches


sheet bend

timber hitch

figure eight

tautline hitch

Specialty Knots

grapevine knot

butterfly knot

water knot


sheep shank

truckers hitch

prussik knot


Turks Head



There are dozens of "how to" web sites on tying knots, many with fancy animations.
The ones listed below are some of the better ones.




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