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Made for backcountry tours and brapping adventures, the Backcountry Access RS EXT shovel takes up minimal space in your pack and easily converts into a hoe for digging our snowmobiles.
The Backcountry Access RS EXT avalanche shovel is both light and extendable for weight conscious skiers and snowboarders that prefer the comfort and functionality of an extendable shovel.
- Mountain Gear
With the Backcountry Access RS Extendable Shovel, weight-conscious skiers and snowboarders no longer have to sacrifice functionality to have a lightweight setup. The heat-treated aluminum construction ensures a superior strength-to-weight ratio, so you can have the time-saving functionality of an extendable shovel without adding a ton of extra weight to your pack.
Backcountry Access Avalanche Safety RS EXT Avalanche Shovel C1605006010. Hoe mode creates the ultimate tool for strategic shoveling and digging out stuck snowmobiles. This BCA avalanche rescue shovel line boasts an off-the-chart strength to weight ratio while taking up minimal storage space in your pack.
Features of the Backcountry Access RS Ext Shovel Heat-treated neckless blade Rectangular shaft Ergonomic grip T6 heat treatment Easy conversion to hoe mode Holes in blade for use as Snow anchor