When it comes to survival, a lot of skills need to be in place in order to ensure that you and yours are safe, protected, and able to get through any situation. One thing that is often overlooked is the importance of knowing multiple knots. There are hundreds of knots out there, but some are more useful than others.
For those just mastering knots, here are 5 that you need to know for survival.
2. Square Knot – Also called a Reef Knot or Hercules Knot, this one is perfect for securing a rope around an object. It’s also easy to tie – just tie a left handed overhand knot followed by a right handed overhand knot. Here’s a closer look at it: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=atkErgmEGxA