January 2024 - Newsletter

January 1st, 2024

Best ATV Accessories

1) Oxcart Utility Trailer

It is a cargo trailer with a 12-cubic-foot capacity and a half-ton weight limit. That means this is a seriously tough and heavy-duty cart. Plus is has gas-assist dumping, so you can drop your heavy load where you need it. The dump box also swivels for even more versatility. Oxcart sells accessory wheel kits that give the cart a taller stance and more aggressive tires for adventurous conditions. Our favorite add on is the wheelbarrow kit that turns it into a monster of a wheelbarrow. Pretty helpful around the farm! Easily the best dump cart for your ATV and a great accessory. 2) Poly Shield PL ATV Covers Getting your ATV dirty is a big part of the fun. For some of us, it is the main reason we ride. But a dirty machine only means we need to clean it, and that can be a long and somewhat tedious process. Once you have your machine all spiffed up, keep it that way with a protective cover from Car Covers. The Poly Shield PL 250T polyester covers keep your machine clean and away from rain, snow, ice and even those nasty, harmful UV rays. These covers fit machines from 85-95 inches in length and come with a two-year warranty. Better still is the price. They’re on sale right now for more than half off, making them a budget-friendly product you simply must have.

3) Acerbis Uniko Handguards

Handguards do a great job at deflecting wind, mud, rocks and light brush from impacting your hands and controls while you’re riding. If you’re looking for a light-duty guard to give you some protection, these universal-fit guards from Acerbis do a great job, and at a great price. Acerbis has been in the game of making handguards for longer than anyone. The Uniko handguards come with a plastic clamp that is adjustable, and fit near your controls on your handlebars. Being universal, they’ll work for just about any ATV, from sport models, to utility machines.

4) Black Widow Aluminum Arched Dual Runner Folding ATV Ramps

Have you ever tried to use a wooden plank to load an ATV into the back of a pickup truck? It’s not fun and not exactly safe, although it can be somewhat entertaining to watch. Fortunately, these Black Widow aluminum arched dual runner folding ATV ramps can do the job. They can handle up to 1,500 pounds of load (750 pounds per ramp) and they even fold in half for easy transport. They make transporting your machine much easier and are one of the best ATV accessories anyone can have and they won’t break the bank.

5) Stop & Go Tubeless Tire Plugger With CO2

We’ve all been there. Out on the trail, just cruising along and enjoying the ride, when suddenly – Pfffffffffffff! – The gut wrenching sound of a tire going flat. A flat repair kit is one of the best ATV accessories you can have with you. This kit has CO2 cartridges to fill your tire up enough to get you going again, and all the tools to quickly plug the hole. The best part is, this compact kit doesn’t take up much space, so regardless of what kind of machine you’re riding, there should be room to carry it on the ATV with you. It’s cheap insurance against a long walk back.

6) Kolpin Ratcheting Rhino Grips

Whether you need to hold onto a rifle, fishing pole case, shovel, or any other items that you'd rather not have to tie down to your ATV, a pair of Kolpin ratcheting Rhino grips is a great addition to any ATV.These grips lock onto your ATV's rack (or any tubular or square bars from 5/8" to 2" in diameter) and offer up to 15 pounds of carrying strength. Features include heavy duty nylon with inlaid rubber texture, quick-release button for one-handed access to your gear, and an indexed ratcheting grip arm that locks on to anything from 1" to 4" in diameter.

7) Warn ProVantage 350 Winch

We’ve said it before, but it bears repeating. A winch is one of the best ATV accessories you can have. They are amazing at helping you get into and out of situations that otherwise might seem insurmountable, and they come in handy for other scenarios, too. Warn makes some of the best winches on the market, and right now, you can get a great deal on several models, including this 3,500-pound rated winch that will handle just about anything you should do with an ATV. Since they are electrical, this is an issue where you need to check your warranty. Luckily most of the manufacturers have wiring harnesses for winches readily available. You’ll also need a mount kit for your specific ATV.The Warn ProVantage 3500 comes with 50 feet of 3/16" wire rope, plow roller fairlead, three-stage planetary gear train, patented roller disc brake, corded remote, and mini rocker control switch with integrated socket. Warn has some newer winch options, but the ProVantage is still a solid choice and you can save some serious cash.

8) American Trails ATV Saddle Bag

Storage space on your ATV is always a premium, so any time you can add more of it without getting in the way while you ride is a very good thing. Enter the American Trails ATV saddle bag system. This setup is designed to take advantage of the space in front of the rider and provides three separate storage areas and a drink bottle holder. It also comes with five adjustment straps, so you can fit it securely to your ATV. As well, the top storage area is fully padded, so you can carry more delicate items like your phone or a pair of binoculars.

9) Roam Phone Mount

If you use your phone as a GPS/map and need a secure place to keep it in view, this Roam phone mount is an affordable option worth considering. This particular mount will hold most any phone up to 3.5" wide and clamps onto your front rack or handlebar (or any bar from 7/8" to 1 1/4" in diameter). It also has six points of contact on your phone (two on the sides, and one at each corner), so you can be confident it will stay in place no matter where you point your ATV.

10) Tools-2-Go 83-Piece Roll-Up Tool Pouch

There's nothing worse than being stranded on the side of the trail with mechanical issues and not having the tools to fix them. Sure your ATV or UTV comes with a "tool kit" but those are pretty much worthless. This handy tool roll is a must have on our list of best accessories since it has a wide variety of common tools needed to make basic repairs, conveniently stores in a roll-up pouch, and is affordably priced. perfect to strap onto your racks or store in the bed of your UTV, this is definitely something you'll want to pick up.

11) Smittybilt 2" x 20' Recovery Strap

Nobody ever plans to break down, but in the event you do you'll want a way to either tow or be towed back to your vehicle. The Smittybilt 2" x 20' ATV tow strap is rated for up to 20,000-pounds of pulling strength, features strong double-stitched webbing with dual hoops, and is weather resistant. it comes with a convenient carrying bag and is perfect to pull a broken machine or help get unstuck from the nastiest terrain.