Bob's List of Climbing Knots

No.Name(s)FamilyEssentialHow to Tie Link
1.Figure-eightFigure-EightTruehttps://www.animatedknots.com/fig8_/index.php
2.Figure-eight rewoven loop (Figure-eight follow through)Figure-EightTruehttps://www.animatedknots.com/fig8follow/index.php
3.Clove hitch, two-handed off carabinerClove HitchTruehttps://www.animatedknots.com/clove/index.php
4.Clove hitch, one-handed on right facing carabinerClove HitchTruehttps://www.climbing.com/skills/learn-this-one-handed-munter-and-clove-hitches/
5.Clove hitch, one-handed on left facing carabinerClove HitchTruehttps://www.climbing.com/skills/learn-this-one-handed-munter-and-clove-hitches/
6.Clove hitch, tied with rope endClove HitchTruehttps://www.animatedknots.com/cloveend/index.php
7.Munter hitch, two-handed off carabinerMunter HitchTruehttps://www.seekingexposure.com/munter-hitch-tie-munter-hitch/
8.Munter hitch, one-handed on right facing carabinerMunter HitchTruehttps://www.climbing.com/skills/learn-this-one-handed-munter-and-clove-hitches/
9.Munter hitch, one-handed on left facing carabinerMunter HitchTruehttps://www.climbing.com/skills/learn-this-one-handed-munter-and-clove-hitches/
10.Prusik hitchFriction HitchesTruehttps://www.animatedknots.com/prusik/index.php
11.Klemheist hitch (Machard hitch)Friction HitchesTruehttps://www.animatedknots.com/klemheist/index.php
12.Autoblock hitch (French Prusik, Machard tresse)Friction HitchesTruehttps://www.netknots.com/rope_knots/autoblock-knot
13.Flat overhand bend (Offset overhand bend, European death knot, EDK)Overhand KnotTruehttps://www.animatedknots.com/flatoverhand/index.php
14.Double fisherman’s bend (Grapevine knot)Fisherman’s BendTruehttps://www.animatedknots.com/doublefishermans/index.php
15.Water knot (Ring bend)Overhand KnotTruehttps://www.animatedknots.com/waterknot/index.php
16.Girth hitch (Cow hitch, Lark's foot, Strap hitch)Girth HitchTruehttps://www.animatedknots.com/girth/index.php
17.BHK (Big honkin’ knot, Big f’in’ knot, Master point knot)Overhand KnotTruehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6SGOBPDz-fA
18.Munter muleCombination KnotsTruehttps://www.animatedknots.com/muntermule/index.php
19.Prusik Munter muleCombination KnotsTruehttps://www.animatedknots.com/muntermule/index.php
20.Butterfly knotButterfly KnotTruehttps://www.animatedknots.com/alpinebutterfly/index.php
21.Bowline (Single bowline)BowlineTruehttps://www.animatedknots.com/bowline/index.php
22.Overhand loopOverhand KnotFalsehttps://www.netknots.com/rope_knots/overhand-loop-knot
23.Overhand slip-knotOverhand KnotFalsehttps://www.animatedknots.com/slip/index.php
24.Square knot (Reef knot)Square KnotFalsehttps://www.animatedknots.com/reef/index.php
25.Fisherman’s bendFisherman’s BendFalsehttp://www.101knots.com/fishermans-knot.html
26.Triple fisherman’s bendFisherman’s BendFalsehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wamJZsQ0IOU
27.Figure-eight bend (Flemish bend)Figure-EightFalsehttps://www.animatedknots.com/fig8join/index.php
28.Figure-eight on a bightFigure-EightFalsehttp://www.101knots.com/figure-8-on-a-bight.html
29.Bunny hitch (Bunny ears, Double figure-eight loop)Figure-EightFalsehttps://www.animatedknots.com/fig8loopdouble/index.php
30.Double bowlineBowlineFalsehttp://www.101knots.com/double-bowline-knot.html
31.Water bowlineBowlineFalsehttps://www.animatedknots.com/bowlinewater/
32.Single bowline with a Yosemite finishBowlineFalsehttps://www.netknots.com/rope_knots/yosemite-bowline
33.Double Munter (Super Munter)Munter HitchFalsehttps://www.animatedknots.com/muntersuper/index.php?Categ=typeslidegrip
34.Mule knotMule KnotFalsehttps://www.animatedknots.com/muntermule/index.php
35.Penberthy hitch (Helical knot)Friction HitchesFalsehttp://www.roberttayloronline.com/Recreation/Backpacking/Docs/Helical_Knot_(Penberthy_hitch).pdf
36.Garda hitchFriction HitchesFalsehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Tf1l695MH8
37.Bachmann hitchFriction HitchesFalsehttps://www.netknots.com/rope_knots/bachmann-knot
38.Purcell PrusikCombination KnotsFalsehttps://www.animatedknots.com/purcell/
39.Overhand knotOverhand KnotFalsehttps://www.animatedknots.com/overhand/index.php
40.Texas Prusik waist slingCombination KnotsFalsehttp://www.cascadeadventures.net/images/climb_school/texas_prusik.pdf
41.Texas Prusik foot slingsCombination KnotsFalsehttp://www.cascadeadventures.net/images/climb_school/texas_prusik.pdf