Backcountry Access B-2 EXT

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What's a few more grams of weight if you can get the job down faster with the medium-sized Backcountry Access B2 Extendable Shovel' This durable, strong shovel gives you the leverage and the extra space to dig out more snow which is crucial when you're in a life-threatening situation. An ergonomic grip also provides comfort when you dig a pit, snowcave, or kicker.


Extendable yet packable the B2 shovel features a slightly larger and burlier blade than the B1Specs Handle and shaft length 17 inches43 cm Assembled length 245 inches62 cm Blade dimensions 10x11 inches25x28 cm Weight 22 ounces624 grams


On Sale. Free Shipping. Backcountry Access B-2 Extendable Shovel The SPECS Compressed Handle and Shaft Length: 16.5in. / 42 cm Extended Handle and Shaft Length: 23.25in. / 59 cm Assembled Compressed Length: 24in. / 61 cm Assembled Extended Length: 31in. / 79 cm Blade Dimensions: 10x11in. / 25 x 28 cm Weight: 25.5 ounces / 723 grams ALL CLIMBING SALES ARE FINAL.

- Moosejaw

The Backcountry Access B-2 extendable shovel is a perfect engineering compromise. It packs small, but the handle extends to provide mechanical advantage when you need to excavate an avalanche victim. For those who are committed to safety in the mountains, the Backcountry Access B-2 extendable shovel is the ideal piece of rescue gear.

- Altrec Outdoors