Wooden Shoes
Knots & Climbing

Knut friction hitch

What is the Knut Friction Hitch?

The Knut Friction Hitch is a reliable friction hitch that grabs well and is relatively easy to tie.

The Knut Friction Hitch, what is it used for?

The Knut can be used in all sorts of tree climbing systems from SRT to DRT and can also be used in combination with a tending pulley.


The Knut doesn't have a lot of creep, but it might be a bit hard to break loose when being loaded for a while.