Originally Posted by lilweeds
you have NO traction without your weight on the back of the machine. Trust me though, if you saw some of the slope I can cut standing on the GS, you'll never walk behind it. The only time I walk with it is loading (sometimes) and under branches.
lilweeds- my guess is that there are a number of variables here, degree of slope, moisture condition of lawn, etc. but it is good to hear that the GrandStand will handle slopes while 'riding' as evidenced by your post. I look forward to learning what my situation will be.