Here's what other sites are saying:
If you're looking for a shovel that'll take up less room in your pack and that won't skimp on quality, go for the Brooks-Range Backcountry Compact Mini-Pro Shovel. Made with heat-treated aluminum, the Backcountry gives you a durable, lightweight, professional-grade shovel.
Brooks Range avalanche shovel is made of sturdy aluminum that won't let you down in an emergency. The shaft is purpose built to convert your skis into an emergency rescue sled. The Sharktooth edge helps attack ice, hard pack and avalanche debris.
- Altrec Outdoors
Used by professionals all over the world, the Backcountry Compact Mini-Pro Shovel from Brooks-Range is an extendable, lightweight shovel that fits into your avy pack when compacted and extends to 3 feet. Constructed with durable tempered aluminum for longevity, the blade is equipped with deadman holes for use as an anchor.
- Mountain Gear
Brooks-Range Backcountry Compact Mini-Pro T
Brooks-Range Backcountry Compact Pro D
Brooks-Range Backcountry Longneck Pro
Brooks-Range Sharktooth Compact Mini-Pro
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