How to Tie the Palomar Knot

A simple loop passed over the hook gives the palomar knot all the strength of the line.

Learn how to tie the palomar knot with this step-by-step video. The palomar knot provides a fast, easy and 100-percent-strength connection to a lure or hook eye. Because the lure must be passed through a loop of line, it's often avoided with treble-hook lures. The palomar knot also requires more line to tie than other fishing knots.