There are around 4,000 different knots you can tie. Here are some of the more familiar knots, bends, hitches and loops.

A properly tied knot is simple, secure and easy to untie. One of the most important parts of tying a knot, is being able to untie it. If you are unable to do that, is that knot a waste of good rope?

Materials | Knots | Bends | Hitches | Loops