Learning how to tie a rethreaded bowline knot can save you from the frustrating experience of trying to untie a tight figure 8 with pumped out arms. The beauty of this knot or any other bowline knot is that you can take large and/or repeated falls with it and it will always remain easy to undo at the end of your session.
Climbing has exploded as a sport over the last few years which has seen more and more people making their way from the gyms to the crags. As these areas get busier and busier it is important that we are respectful to fellow climbers so we can ALL enjoy our time on the walls and avoid any unnecessary conflict.
Here's some tips on how you can enjoy the crag without ruining it for others.