Fly Fishing Knots - Slip Knot

Tying the Slip Knot

This knot is commonly used for tying backing line to the fly reel.

Slip Knot

1 - Loop backing line around the arbor.

2 - Tie an over hand knot around the lower line.

3 - Tie an overhand knot in the end of backing and pull down on arbor of reel.