Backcountry Access B-2 EXT Shovel



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Slightly larger than the B-1, the B-2 EXT Shovel is BCA’s extendable rescue shovel featuring a packable blade and a rattle-free shaft attachment. A multi-use shovel for backcountry travel and companion rescue.

  • Blade and shaft are aluminum, handle is made of plastic.
  • Rectangular-section blade is designed without a neck to make it more packable.

Tech specs

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Ideal for
  • Backcountry skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Mountain snowshoeing
Blade material Aluminum alloy
Grip type

D-grips provide better comfort and control but are bulkier than T-grips which are more compact for storage in a pack.

Blade dimensions 28 x 25cm
Maximum usable length

The maximum usable length of the shovel when the shaft is fully extended.

Extendable Yes
Made in Taiwan