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Avalanche Skills Training Handbook

$19.50

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The Avalanche Skills Training Handbook

This book lays out a daily process for travel in avalanche terrain. Backcountry skiers, boarders, snowshoers, ice climbers, hikers – anyone who enjoys the winter mountain environment – can use the methods in this book to manage their avalanche risk and make good travel decisions in the mountains. Day after day, year after year.

The subjects covered include:

  • Recognizing avalanche terrain
  • Understanding avalanche conditions
  • The avalanche forecast
  • Trip planning and slope evaluation
  • Good travel habits
  • Avalanche rescue techniques
  • Human behaviors
Weight 0.257 kg
Dimensions 30.5 × 23 × 1 cm
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BE OUR EYES ON THE GROUND

By sharing your observations, you contribute to the accuracy of the avalanche bulletin and to the safety of all Chic-Chocs backcountry riders

File an avalanche observation or avalanche incident report (confidential)

Create a MIN report on the Mountain Information Network to share an avalanche observation or incident (public)

BE OUR EYES ON THE GROUND

By sharing your observations, you contribute to the accuracy of the avalanche bulletin and to the safety of all Chic-Chocs backcountry riders

File an avalanche observation or avalanche incident report (confidential)

Create a MIN report on the Mountain Information Network to share an avalanche observation or incident (public)