Backcountry Access Snow Study Kit

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The Backcountry Access Snow Study kit gives you every advantage in the backcountry by helping you thoroughly analyze snowpack.


When you're heading out into the snow, make sure you're prepared with the Backcountry Access Snow Study Kit. Developed in cooperation with North American avalanche professionals, this kit contains a digital thermometer, crystal card, 6x magnifying loupe, and slope meter.

- Mountain Gear

Backcountry Access Snow Study Kit. The Backcountry Access Snow Study Kit is a quick access pack for all your snow study tools and includes a slope meter, aluminum crystal card, 10x magnifying loupe and analog thermometer. Equipped with all the essentials, the Backcountry Access snow study kit includes a slope meter, 10x magnifying loupe, aluminum crystal card, analog thermometer, and strap for your field book, all in a packable zippered case. BCA designed its snow study tools in conjunction with North America's most experienced avalanche educators. Backcountry Access snow study tools allow you to gather all of the data you need, without breaking the bank. Includes: slope meter, 10x magnifying loupe, aluminum crystal card, and calibratable digital thermometer. Highlights: Hangs vertically on snowpit wall, carries field book, packable and organized, simple

- Tahoe Mountain Sports

Essential for anyone interested in the properties and behavior of the all-important snow crystal, the Backcountry Access Snow Study Kit will give you key info for snowpack evaluation. With a calibratible thermometer, magnifying loupe, slope meter, and aluminum crystal card, you have a great start to snow study. Whether gearing up to get serious about your beloved snow worship or getting in-depth for backcountry travel and safety, this kit lets you look at crystal type and size to determine properties of precipitation, a slope meter to measure steepness, and thermometer to track temperature changes, all of which can help determine stability or slide potential. For further recording, get your hands on a field book and see how the whole season takes shape.