Tying Knots is a fundamental skill in all types of Climbing. However, it does take practice. In the beginning, remembering every knot will be difficult. But take comfort, you do not need to learn all the knots right away. This section covers several knots that are used in Rock Climbing. We have easy-to-follow steps and animation for each knot so you will be able to learn how to tie knots easily.
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Climbing Knots for Beginners
Ropes are the key tools in climbing. These section discusses the different climbing knots for novices in the field of Rock Climbing. Know their applications and learn how to tie them.
Essential Knots for Rock Climbing
Single Loop Knots
Double Loop Knots
If you are an advanced climber, you might want to learn about alternatives for certain types of knots. Learning more knots will allow you to possess alternative techniques you can use as and when required. When is it better to use the Figure Eight Knot rather than the Clove Hitch in creating a belay? Which is the best to use when tying two ropes together to abseil off and why?