Timber Hitch
Animated Timber Hitch
  • Used to attach a rope to a log, or where security is not an issue. This knot tightens under strain, but comes undone extremely easily when the rope is slack. 
  • Wrap the rope around the log, then pass the running end around the standing part of the rope. Finally twist the running end around itself three or four times.
  • Tip: Jolly useful for dragging logs back to the camp fire! 
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