Falcon Allen & Mike's Avalanche Book 5031-990

Falcon Allen & Mike's Avalanche Book


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Knowledge of avalanche safety is crucial for anyone heading into the winter backcountry. This book distills the sometimes overly technical topic of snow science into a user-friendly format with helpful illustrations and easy-to-understand text. Learn about preparation, proper equipment and how to use it, snowpack assessment, choosing safe travel routes, decision making, and rescue scenarios. Authors Allen and Mike have years of experience as National Outdoor Leadership School instructors.

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Ideal for
  • Emergency preparedness
  • Backcountry skiing
Author Allen O'Bannon
Illustrator Mike Clelland
Language English
Pages 96
Published 2012
ISBN 9780762779994
Made in USA