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Transceiver Interference

Andy Dappen discusses an interesting article from Avalanche Canada about interfering electronics and objects that might render your avalanche transceiver useless. For those of you who use one, this is important to read. Your foil chocolate bar wrapper may hinder this life saving device.

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Avalanche Rescues – Essential Gear

The Holy Trinity of avalanche rescue gear for winter backcountry travelers is an avalanche beacon, probe, and shovel. In the event of an avalanche burial, the speed in which you find and dig out your partner is synonymous with survival.