Boating Knots
  1. Reef Knot - joining two ropes together.

  2. Anchor hitch - attaching a line to an anchor

  3. Bowline - making a loop (eg for mooring)

  4. Cleat Hitch - securing a rope to a cleat

  5. Clove Hitch - tying onto a pole

  6. Carrick Knot - joining two ropes together

  7. Poachers Knot - making a loop with "New age" ropes
    (Dyneema, Spectra)

Illustrations by Chris Palatsides from Steve Cooper's "KNOTS and RIGS".