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The 50 cm ultra-lightweight Petzl SNOWRACER is the perfect choice for ski mountaineering, snowboarding steep chutes and fast and light climbing. Features the same pick and adze as the SNOWALKER for high performance use in snow and ice. The aluminum shaft with beveled tip is plugged to prevent snow build-up in the shaft.
Weighing in at a svelte 12 ounces, the Petzl Snowracer is a lightweight ice axe that's ideal for ski touring and light & fast expeditions where every ounce counts. The Snowracer is a fully functional ice axe that can be used for most safety procedures.
- Mountain Gear
Lightest ice axe for hiking, ski touring, alpine skiing and expeditions.
A lightweight axe engineered for easy snow routes, alpine touring, and glacier travel. Comfortable to grip, the Petzl Snowracer offers good support and keeps the weight to a minimum.