How to Tie a Fishermans Knot

by Jarrett Moore

A useful knot for all anglers to know.

Supplies

  • 1 Fishing line
  • 1 Fish hook
  • Instructions

    Step 1

    Step 1: Gather all supplies

    Step 2

    Step 2: Take the hook in your left hand a the line in your right hand

    Step 3

    Step 3: Push the line through the eye of the hook

    Step 4

    Step 4: Grab the end of the fishing line that you put through the eye of the hook and pull it up towards the other line 3 inches

    Step 5

    Step 5: Holding both lines in your right hand and the hook in your left hand twist the hook 5 to 6 times

    Step 6

    Step 6: Take the free end of the line in your right hand and feed it through the loop made closest to the eye of the hook

    Step 7

    Step 7: Pull the free end through the loop then grab the longest line then the hook and pull it down tight

    Step 8

    Step 8: Cut off excess of tail end of line

    Step 9