Manila rope is a classic. This rope is a long time favorite for a large variety of uses. Typical applications include:
Tug of War games
Exercise climbing rope
Camp craft and hobby use
Landscaping and decoration
General purpose farm work
Commonly referred to as "Hemp" or "Jute" rope
To protect your rope and make it work better for you, consider our eye splicing and end whipping. Manila is one of the most popular ropes for landscaping use. This rope shrinks 10 - 15% when it gets wet, so if you plan on using this outside be sure to factor that in.
Here is a video that goes through some of the benefits and disadvantages of manila rope and also shows an alternative to the natural manila, which is our pro-manila rope.