On Rope is recognized as the most authoritative book available on single rope technique (SRT). It contains 384 pages and over 700 detailed illustrations showing how to assemble your own ascending and descending systems. On Rope cover everything you need to know about ropes, knots, rigging, harnesses, rappelling, ascending and belaying. It also contains a detailed program for training and practicing rope work skills. Whether you call it rope work, vertical work, or SRT, the goal for all rope users is to get on rope - safely and efficiently. If you use rope for recreation, rescue or work this is the book for you - its the best book we have seen on the subject!