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The Backcountry Access Snow Study kit gives you every advantage in the backcountry by helping you thoroughly analyze snowpack.
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.
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,
- Mountain Gear
BCA designed its snow study tools in conjunction with North America's most experienced avalanche educators. They allow you to gather all of the data you need, without breaking the bank. CRYSTAL CARD For studying snow crystals SLOPE METER Light weight inclinometer ANALOG THERMOMETER Know the temperature gradient of your snowpack MAGNIFYING LOUPE Get 10x closer look at the snowpack HIGHLIGHTS Hangs vertically on snow pit wall DIMENSIONS 8.0 x 5.7 x 1.5 in / 20 x 15.5 x 4 cm WEIGHT 9.9 ounces / 280 g
Brooks-Range Rutschblock Cord
Brooks-Range Digital Thermometer
Backcountry Access Magnifying Loupe
$16 - $19
Backcountry Access Digital Thermometer
Backcountry Access Slope Meter
Backcountry Access Analog Thermometer
$27 - $34
Pieps 30° Plus XT Electronic Inclinometer
Backcountry Access Aluminum Crystal Card
$10 - $11