Recovery 101: Overlanding Survival Skills
Do you have a capable 4x4, but aren't sure what to do if you get stuck? Maybe you have some recovery gear (or are thinking about purchasing gear) and want to learn how to safely use it. Then this class is for you! Details below. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED, THIS IS A PAID CLASS IN A RESERVED SECTION OF THE PARK.
Saturday, February 10, 201810:00 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)10:00 Hrs GMT -8:00
Saturday, February 10, 201804:00 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)16:00 Hrs GMT -8:00
- OVERLAND BOUND REGION
- EVENT TYPE
1 VERY EASY
Rally Point Notes:
Saturday Feb. 10 10:00am - 4:00pm Hollister, CA (details given after registration)
ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
6 of 10 vehicle/driver spots available.
Passenger registrations are also available.
This class will cover the fundamentals of off road vehicle recovery.
Skills covered include:
Hi-Lift Jacking and Winching
Intro to Winching
Selecting the Proper Straps (Recovery, KERR, Tree Saver)
Spotting/Winching Hand Signals
TREAD Lightly! Principles
Performing a Stuck Assessment
Good Driving Practices
Learn to Pick Right Gear
Using Metal and Soft Shackles
Minimum 31" tires (All Terrain or Mud Terrain tires preferred)
Suitable Recovery Points
Under vehicle armor encouraged (diff guards, skid plates)
Got questions? Email brenton@4xFarAdventures.com
Jeremy CMember# 2406
- Start Point: OLD Start Point
This Rally Point location and route can be downloaded if the buttons are active. The “Launch Google Earth" option will allow you to review the location in 3D. Please keep in mind, actual terrain may vary greatly. This should be used for reference only.Save KML Save GPX PDF Launch in Google Map Launch in Google Earth