The Case for ATVs
Wes Siler’s Extremely Dialed Elk Bowhunting Gear
The Ultralight Tent to Rule Them All
How to Choose the Right Cooler
Adventure Vehicle Owners: You Need to Be on Turo
Take Amazing Photos at Night with Your iPhone
These Are the Only Proven Mosquito Repellents
The Only Backcountry Knives You Should Own
Wes Siler’s 3 Perfect Ford Bronco Builds
Which Footwear Is Right for Your Next Hike?
How to Choose the Right Backpack
How to Make (Good) Coffee on a Campfire
How to Cook a Whole Chicken on a Campfire
Which Car-Camping Setup Is Right for You?
The Joys of Float Camping
What You Need to Know to Go Rafting
How to Protect Bears from Your Food
Everything You Need to Know About Sleeping Pads
How Wes Siler Built the Ultimate Land Cruiser
Never Camp in a Campground Again
How to Use a Car to Get Another Unstuck
A few weeks ago, we showed you how to get a car unstuck yourself, using a shovel and traction aids. But what happens if you’ve gotten yourself so stuck that that method won’t work? Wes Siler is here to show you the safe way to use one vehicle to snatch another out of a sticky situation. The right gear is very important in these scenarios. The strap and shackles you see Siler using come in the ARB Weekender recovery kit. This shackle hitch receiver fits any two-inch receiver, and you’ll also need a hitch pin. Front recovery points are trickier. You may find one in your vehicle’s tool kit that screws into a hole in the front bumper, but for some rigs, you may need to add them yourself. The best way to do that is splurging on an aftermarket bumper, like those made by ARB.