How to Tie the Trucker’s Hitch Knot

The trucker’s hitch knot is a great knot to secure heavier loads and is a good knot for you kayaking knot repertoire.

Step 1: Create a small loop within your rope.

Step 2: Below the loop grab the rope and pull it through the initial loop.

 

Step 3: Take the end of the rope and bring it through whatever object you

 

are securing the line too.

Step 4: Bring it back up and through the loop created in step 2.

Step 5: Pull the end of the rope to tightly secure the knot.