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Backcountry Access

Backcountry Access


Safety First! That's the mission at Backcountry Access: to save lives, not just to pump products. BCA is North America’s leading manufacturer of avalanche beacons, shovels, probes, snow study equipment, and avalanche airbags. We feel safe a prepared with the easy-to-use and proven Tracker Beacon at our side while out in the BC Backcountry enjoying the powder.

As we have gotten to know BCA we have learned that they are much more than a company selling products for a profit. Of course they need to do that, but these guys are dedicated to avalanche education and safety. A quick visit to their website and you will notice that they are a group of 'knowledge leaders" in avalanche safety. Have a look at some of the resources on their Research Page and you’ll see that, like their products, their research challenges conventional wisdom about such issues as avalanche statistics, receive range, shoveling, and multiple burials.

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