Without ropes, hammock is nothing more than shabby a sleeping bag. The ropes give it the form factor and the uniqueness. For the beginner, tying a hammock can be complicated. For the reason, to know various tying methods will save you from a long suffering night. First, if you want the rope can handle heavy load, as for your sleeping place, static knots should be at hand. The adjustable knots can’t handle heavy stuffs. What about backpacker hitch? You can do it easily. It is a simple knot where we just wrap the ropes around and around to a tree. The friction will hold it and keep your hammock up.