Avalanche Search and Rescue - A Backcountry Field Guide | Beacon Guidebooks
A backcountry field guide to avalanche search and rescue. For professionals and recreationalists.
A durable, compact tool to help us remember everything we’ve learned! Leadership, risk management, search strategies, shoveling, medical, patient packaging, rigging, and quick reference cards for the many details involved in a backcountry avalanche rescue.
From risk assessment checklists, to helicopter protocols; from managing human factors to strategic shoveling, Alexis Alloway makes sure you have the most up-to-date, best practices in a quick reference tool that is both beautiful and accurate.
Please note - all Beacon Guidebooks are dispatched from the U.S.A so may arrive separately to other items on the same order.
Study up early in the season as you transition out of summer
Refresh yourself mid-season, before or after taking or teaching a class
Pull out of your pack to double-check your knots and snowpack tests or to jot down field notes
Waterproof, tear resistant
For professionals AND recreationalists
Dimensions: 5.5″ wide X 7″ tall X 0.5″ thick. Weight: 5 oz (140g)