Allen & Mike's Avalanche Book: A Guide to Staying Safe in by Mike Clelland,Allen O'bannon

By Mike Clelland,Allen O'bannon

With extra and more people heading into the wintry weather backcountry on skis, snowshoes, and snowmobiles, avalanche security is of paramount importance. Allen & Mike's rather Cool Avalanche safeguard booklet distills the occasionally overly technical information of snow science into a elementary structure with useful illustrations and easy-to-understand textual content. With years of expertise as NOLS instructors to draw on, Allen O'Bannon and Mike Clelland staff as much as provide iciness recreationists the knowledge they wish to stay safe in the backcountry, together with easy methods to arrange to your journey, right apparatus and the way to take advantage of it, snowpack overview, deciding on secure shuttle routes, choice making, and rescue eventualities. Written for either aspriring wintry weather backcountry tourists and specialists alike, this publication is a must-read for anyone who likes to event the solitude and sweetness of the snowy mountains.

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