How to tie the Rolling Hitch Knot. A very secure and easy to tie method of fastening a rope to a post. The knot holds firmly in the direction of standing line. The Rolling Hitch is much more secure than the similar clove hitch when tying a rope to a pole or other object.
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Rolling Hitch Knot Tying Instructions
- Wrap the end of a line around an object. Repeat, crossing over the standing line a second time.
- Wrap a third time around the object but wrap above the standing line so as to not cross over it.
- Pass the free end under the last wrap and pull tight.