Globe Pequot Allen & Mikes Avalanche Book

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Globe Pequot Press Allen and Mike's Avalanche Book: A Guide to Staying Safe in Avalanche Terrain. Allen and Mikes Avalanche Book distills the sometimes overly technical information of snow science into a user-friendly format with helpful illustrations and easy-to-understand text. With years of experience as NOLS instructors to draw on Allen OBannon and Mike Clelland team up to give winter recreationists the information they need to stay safe in the backcountry including how to prepare for your trip proper equipment and how to use it snowpack assessment choosing safe travel routes decision making and rescue scenarios. Written for both aspiring winter backcountry travelers and experts alike this book is a must-read for anyone who loves to experience the solitude and beauty of the snowy mountains.Longtime NOLS instructor Allen O'Bannon is on the board of directors of the American Institute for Avalanche Rersearch and Education (AIARE). Mike Clelland is a NOLS instructor and illustrator.


Allen & Mike's Avalanche Book offers easy-to-understand techniques to increase your knowledge of safety practices in avalanche terrain.


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