I was able to get by a few of the booths of the â€œplayersâ€ in the avalanche safety game while at the Outdoor Retailer trade show yesterday. Iâ€™m keen to Ortovox products, but itâ€™s always fun to see what other products are out there as well. The Ortovox S1+. My first stop was at Ortovox, [...]
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This story has been developing over the past few days, though I first heard hints of problems with certain Backcountry Access Tracker 2s in the ShoutBox in the right sidebar of this blog nearly 2 month ago. (To see the comment, in the ShoutBox, scroll down, hit “Next”, scroll down and hit “Next” again.) At [...]
Backcountry Access Sales Representative Steve Christi demonstrates (in real time) the Float 30 Avalanche Airbag at the 2009 Winter Outdoor Retailer. Though not the first ones to introduce an ABS (airbag system) in a backpack to the backcountry skiing community, Backcountry Access hopes to make them easily available and user friendly in fall 2009 with [...]