Sports & Gaming

How to Tie a Cow Hitch: Pros and Cons of a Cow Hitch

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Mar 2, 2022 • 4 min read

The cow hitch, also known as the lark’s head knot, is a popular knot with many uses, from securing branches to anchoring cables. Learn about the knot’s different variations and how to tie your own using our step-by-step tutorial.