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A strong, thick line. About 45 feet in length.

In-game description, Fallout

Rope is a miscellaneous item in Fallout and Fallout 2.


In Fallout, there are three uses; two are needed to descend the elevator shafts in Vault 15, and one to enter the Glow. [1]

In Fallout 2, its only use is to climb down the well in Modoc.



  • Quite a few merchants stock them, including Seth in Shady Sands.
  • Rope can be found in two places in Shady Sands;
    • On a bookshelf in one of the buildings
    • On the floor in the hut next to the field where the plants are growing.
  • There is also a rope located in Vault 15 itself, to allow immediate ascent to the third level.
  • There are three ropes on the table in the merchants room inside the Cathedral.
  • There is another located in Junktowns shop in Killian's room on the bookcase

Fallout 2

  • One can be found conveniently nearby in Farrel's garden.


  1. Fallout Official Survival Guide p.125: "Rope: A strong, thick rope made of braided Brahmin hair. Useful for scrambling down otherwise impassable drops."