Clove Hitch

Clove Hitch with the End of the Rope Tying ()

The clove hitch is a fast and easy knot that can be used by itself or to start some lashings; such as the square lashing used for bringing 2 poles or sticks together.

Caution: The Clove Hitch was, originally, included here with the intention of condemning it. It does have two giant faults: it slips and, paradoxically, can also bind. It should be deeply distrusted when used by itself. (from

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Pin It on Pinterest