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By Mike Clelland

With extra and more people heading into the wintry weather backcountry on skis, snowshoes, and snowmobiles, avalanche defense is of paramount importance. Allen & Mike's quite Cool Avalanche security publication distills the occasionally overly technical information of snow science into a elementary structure with precious illustrations and easy-to-understand textual content. With years of expertise as NOLS instructors to draw on, Allen O'Bannon and Mike Clelland workforce as much as supply iciness recreationists the data they wish to stay safe in the backcountry, together with tips on how to arrange to your journey, right gear and the way to exploit it, snowpack overview, deciding upon secure trip routes, choice making, and rescue situations. Written for either aspriring iciness backcountry tourists and specialists alike, this e-book is a must-read for anyone who likes to event the solitude and sweetness of the snowy mountains.

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