Owning a winch is more than having a cool piece of hardware on the front of your rig. It’s a responsibility that shouldn’t be taken lightly. If you’re on the trail with a small group, and are the only one with a winch, guess what – you’re automatically the recovery rig. Better yet, you’re alone on the trail and have managed your way into a precarious situation that requires self recovery – that’s when your winch becomes your life line (literally).
In some regards owning a winch includes an aspect social responsibility. Here in Portland, OR we had a recent flurry of light snow, freezing fog... Continue Reading