Backcountry Avalanche Awareness

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Canadian Avalanche Association, 2000 - Sports & Recreation - 78 pages
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This book is based on the Canadian Avalanche Association's introductory avalanche course. It is designed for skiers, snowboarders, snowmobilers, climbers, and hikers and includes safety measures, search and rescue techniques, methods for recognizing avalanche terrain, and information on what to do if caught by an avalanche.

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Required reading every fall before jumping into the backcountry.


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