Wooden Shoes
Knots & Climbing

Double overhand

What is the Double Overhand Stopper Knot?

The double overhand stopper knot is a simple and effective way of preventing a rope from slipping through a hole.

The Double Overhand Stopper Knot, what is it used for?

The Double Overhand Stopper knot is very useful when climbing and belaying, to prevent the rope from slipping through the Petzl GriGri belay device.
There are many other purposes for the simple but effective double overhand knot. You can use it for example when making a swing. The stopper knot prevents the end of the rope from slipping through the holes in de swing seat.