Prepare for all the challenges of winter with MCN's one-stop guide

Prepare for all the challenges of winter with MCN's one-stop guide

 

MCN Guide: How to get ready for winter

By James Keen -

Riding Skills

 08 December 2009 09:30

Winter is here again and it's time to make a decision - Put the motorcycle away until spring, or stick it out and prepare bike and body for some serious all-weather riding. Whatever you choose, you'll find all the advice you need this winter right here in our one-stop winter preparation guide.    

Storing a bike properly takes more work than you might think. If you're planning on tucking your bike away for the winter season, then read our 'Hibernating your bike' guide.

If instead you plan to ride on through winter, Scroll down for advice on preparing yourself for the challenge, sorting the bike for the all-weather enslaught and choosing the perfect kit to keep you warm, safe and seen this season.