These Five Survival Knots Can Save Your Life in the Wilderness
Whether you’re an avid camper, a determined mountaineer or a wilderness explorer, there’s one critical skill you need to have in your repertoire. It’s something you did as a kid for fun and now it can save your life as an adult – tying knots.
Various expert sources place emphasis on the same types of knots as lifesavers in outdoor situations. Well, today I’ll tell you about a few of those important knots and show you how to tie them like a pro.
Here are the top five survival knots you should master:
- Figure Eight Knot
- Bowline Knot
- Clove Hitch
- Sheet Bend
- Taut-Line Hitch