Best Tow-Behind Lawn Mowers

Best Tow-Behind Lawn Mowers

Top-Rated & Best-Selling Tow-Behind Mowers

Jake, the Lawn Mower Expert
Lawn Mower Expert

For multi-acre mowing jobs, you need a tow-behind or pull-behind lawn mower. That's why we put together the Best Tow-Behind Lawn Mowers of 2021 based on our best-selling, highest-rated models with expert recommendations to ensure you get the perfect type for your needs. 


If you're not sure what kind of pull-behind mower you need, check out our Tow-Behind Mower Buyer’s Guide to get started and come back to the list for an expert recommendation. You can also peruse our other lists of Best Lawn Mowers.

Happy mowing! 


Best Tow-Behind Lawn Mowers

We have the best finish cut, gang reel, and rough cut lawn mowers! You can scroll down through the full list, or simply click on the one you want to see straight away. 

Best Gang Reel Mower

Learn More About ProMow PRO3
Expert Review
The ProMow Pro 3 is a 3 reel tow behind mower which only requires a 7 hp mower or greater tractor or ATV to be pulled so it is a great choice for smaller areas. It delivers a nice cut when mowing grass up to 4" high. This mower provides a good 49" of cutting width and it has a full flex feature which is great for uneven terrain, reverse, and turning similar to a zero turn mower. The reels come with 5 blades and a heavy duty tubular frame for years of great mowing.
Golf Course Quality Cut For The Average Lawn
  • Finish cut reel mowers provide a groomed. professional look
  • Scissors cut reduces moisture loss, promotes healthy turf
Requires Only 7HP To Use- Pull With ATV, Lawn Tractor, Golf Cart
  • Environmentally responsible- saves fuel costs, no bagging
Mows 2 Acres Per Hour; Easy To Manuever
  • Saves time with 49" cutting path; 4 MPH top speed
  • Full flex, zero turn & reverse ability allows for uneven terrain
Sturdy And Well Built For Years Of Service
  • Three 18" ball bearing reels with 5 blades each
  • Strong, patented 1-1/2" tubular, powder coated steel frame
Easy, Do It Yourself Maintenance
  • Easy to assemble; cutting height adjusts from 1.5" to 2.5"
  • Sharpening kit available; lubricate with a light oil (like WD-40)
  • Permanent gang, can not add more heads
  • Effective for mowing grass up to 4 inches in length

Best Finish Cut Mower

Learn More About Swisher FC10544BS
Expert Review
The Swisher FC10544BS offers users an option to use your ATV/UTV to mow your lawn or add some width of cut to your current mower. This unit is great for land and property owners looking to save time, but also mow hard to reach areas like ditches and along ponds. The Swisher FC10544BS features a 1/8-inch thick heavy duty steel mower deck with a 44-inch mowing width. The twin blade mowing system handles grass up to 6" deep. The deck is adjustable from 1-1/2 to 4-1/2 inches with the turn of a crank, making it easy to set your height of cut. No pulling pins and adjusting of wheels, unlike other brands. The Swisher FC10544BS has a low profile design, making it easy to mow under low branches. With it attached to the side of your tow vehicle, there is no need to worry about branches and other obstacles blocking your path. The Swisher FC10544BS is the perfect tow-behind finish cut mower for somebody looking to increase their cutting width or to make better use of their ATV. With a build quality second to none and the durability to last for years, the Swisher FC10544BS has what your looking for.
Make Short Work Of Your Big Patch Of Land
  • Attaches to your tractor, ATV or other utility vehicle
  • Provides a finish type cut - similar to a riding mower
Powerful 10.5 HP Briggs And Stratton 4-Cycle OHV Engine
  • Exceptional power for the toughest mowing jobs
44" Rear Discharge Cutting Deck
  • 1/8-inch thick heavy duty steel deck
  • Twin blade system handles grass up to 6" deep
  • Easy to use single point cutting height adjustment
  • Unlimited adjustment from 1.5" to 4.5" cutting heights
Exclusive Bumper Roller System
  • Deflects objects and helps prevent damage to trees & shrubs
Universal Articulating Hitch
  • Left to right adjustable offset
  • Allows for mowing ditches (up to a 15 degree slope)
  • Also great for mowing under low hanging tree's

Best Rough Cut Mower

Learn More About Earthquake RC4432
Mower Is Too Large To Fit On Lift Gate For Delivery
  • Must have a loading dock or fork lift @ delivery locale to unload
Clear A Trail, An Acre Or a Field
  • Use for rough cut and brush cutting applications
  • Mow down tall grass, weeds and brush up to 2" in diameter
17.5HP/500cc Briggs & Stratton 4-Cycle OHV Engine
  • 12-volt electric start system (no recoil back-up)
44-Inch, 11-Gauge Welded Steel Cutting Deck
  • Front and rear chain guards
  • Cutting Capacity - 4 ft. tall grass; 8 ft. high weeds and brush
  • Two heavy-duty hardened steel blades
  • Step-and-Drop wheel adjusters let you raise or lower the mower in seconds
Tool-Less Adjustable Cutting Height

    Best Golf Course Mower

    Learn More About ProMow GOLD5
    Expert Review
    The ProMow Gold 5 is a tow-behind, five gang reel mower that delivers a quality cut for really large yards! Ideal for home, sports, and light commercial use, NO LAWN is too large or small. The Gold 5 mower is a finishing mower that has a full 8 foot cutting width so there's not much of any task that will scare you off. You'll be able to cut up to 4 acres per hour with the Gold 5. And this tow-behind mower only needs a riding mower of 12 HP or more to haul it around. The Gold 5 features the 21" wide reel, ProMow's finest reel. Cutting height adjustment from 5/8" to 2-3/4". There will be no scalping, no bunching of grass, as the grass is returned back to where it was cut. Sharpen the reels yourself with the ProMow sharpening kit (sold separately). The Gold 5 frame features full reverse, flex, and 0 turn capabilities. Frame folds for easy storage. There is no sacrifice for the large width of cut. You will have a nice even cut, as each reel will follow the contour of the lawn. The Gold series tow-behind gang reel finishing mowers also come in 3-reel and 7-reel models as well. You will be amazed with the reduced time required to maintain your lawn or sports field to golf course perfection.
    The Gold Standard
    • The Gold Series includes upgraded 21" 6-blade Gold reels
    • You may increase the size from 5 to 7 reels for the larger jobs
    • Finish cut reel mowers provide a groomed, professional look
    • Scissors cut reduces moisture loss and promotes healthy turf
    Requires 12 HP To Use - Pull With ATV Or Lawn Tractor
      Mow 4 Acres In An Hour; Easy To Maneuver
      • Effective for mowing grass up to 4 inches in length
      • Saves time with an 8 foot, 1 inch cutting path
      • Full flex, zero turn & reverse ability adjusts to uneven terrain
      Sturdy & Well Built For Years Of Service
      • (5) 21" sealed bearing reels with 6 blades
      • Strong, patented 1-1/2" tubular, powder coated steel frame
      Large 2-1/2" x 10" Wheels; Adjustable Rollers
      • Great for residential and light commercial mowing
      • Each reel follows the contour of the land for a clean cut


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