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Rappel Knots

Media Author: 
Climbing Magazine
Date Posted: 
Sunday, July 19, 2015

Rappel Knots

Climbing magazine answers the age-old question of which knot is best used for joining two ropes in a double-rope rappel by showing how to tie the flat overhand, the knot recommended by the AMGA. We also show the triple barrel knot, which can be tied in the end of both ropes to keep you from rappelling off the rope.