Never leave home without your avalanche gear unless you plan on sticking to low angle terrain. Move on rock and ice safely with crampons, ice axes, and harnesses. Don't forget your helmet!
Flexible polymer anti-bott plates that attach to the crampon and eliminate the build-up of snow underfoot. The Petzl plates fit under models such as the Leopard, Irvis, and Sarken. The plates snap onto the crampons and secure with screws. Anti-bott plates like these are cheap insurance against dangerous balling.
If you replace both the shaft and head of George Washington’s ice ax, is it still the same ax? Trick question: he died before the first modern ice axe was created in 1840. Nevertheless, you should feel free to change the identity of your ice axe by replacing these parts as often as you’d like. Everything listed here is sold individually.
X-Alp Leash – Padded leash with a “lock o..
The head protector is a simple piece of rubber that stretches over the pick and adze of CAMP ice axes. Weighing 28 grams, it helps prevent slicing yourself while skiing with a ice axe attached to your pack. It also could help save nearby items if you toss axes in your pack or car. Verified to fit the Corsa line of axes, including the Nanotech...
A simple 4 gram (0.1 ounce) piece of rubber could save a much more expensive pack or jacket. Slide the protector on the spike of your CAMP ice axe for some peace of mind. Verified to fit the CAMP Corsa Nanotech axe.
Brooks-Range's basic Snow Study Kit is perfect for any Level I or level II avalanche course, or for anyone who does not have snow-pit study tools. This kit has all the essentials you need for basic snowpack evaluation, all wrapped-up in an easy-to-carry case. The guts of the kit are itemized below.
Fieldbook #311 - Allows you to write under any condition regardless of how wet..
Brooks-Range's Digital Pro Snow Study Kit improves upon the basic kit by giving you all the best tools to make snowpack evaluations. Ideal for advanced students taking a Level II or Level III avalanche course or any pro looking to update their kit. The Digital Pro kit has everything you need to measure avalanche conditions, all wrapped in a great organizing case.
The Brooks-Range Slope Meter (commonly known as an inclinometer or clinometer) is an essential tool for backcountry skiing. It takes the guess work out of slope angle assessment, measuring the angle of a slope up to 55°. The meter is marked at every degree, and stabilizes quickly for fast reading.
The Slope Meter contains a ball bearing suspended in oil that gravity forces to th..
This 10x magnifying glass from Brooks-Range is a great tool for analyzing snow crystals. It has US and metric scales and folds flat for compact storage and easy carry. The magnifier uses a one-inch glass lens for distortion free viewing with inch and millimeter markings on the perimeter of a 1-inch square viewing area. The magnifying loop opens to 1.875" x 1.5" x 2.25" (4.76 x 3.8 ..
The Brooks-Range thermometer measures temperature swiftly and accurately in either Fahrenheit or Celsius scales. Range varies from -20C to +150C, or -4F to -302F. The head swivels for easy reading. Fast 1-second update time with an auto shut-off feature. Stainless steel probe is durable and corrosion resistant. Both the On/Off switch and scale-selection switch are located on the fa..
The Brooks-Range pro card is a sheet of aluminum with laser etching that lets you quickly size up snow crystals. It has 1mm, 2mm, and 3mm grids on both sizes that have low thermal-conductivity to avoid melting when analyzing. Helpful Rutschblock and CT test guides are imprinted on one side, with crystal terminology on the other. The card comes with a string and angle guide so it al..
This aluminum card has laser-etched grid lines to help you gets a sense of snow-crystal size. With 1mm, 2mm, and 3mm lines, you can quickly analyze crystals in the snowpack. The grid is black so you can see the white snow, and features textured grid lines to help keep the snow in place. Fits neatly into a book...
The most reliable way to take notes about snowpack in the mountains. The Brooks-Range Field Book is made with some impressive paper, which lets you write with a pen or pencil regardless of how wet or cold it is. The book offers ruled pages, 4-5/8" by 7", which fit beautifully into the field organizer...
A snow-study trapper-keeper! Keep all your tools securely organized inside this bright pouch, sealed with a durable zipper. The Brooks Range Pro Organizer has sleeves for map tools, crystal cards, field book, thermometer, rulers, and density gauge. The snow-study envelope weighs just 82 grams and lets you focus on managing the snow instead of your gear...
Whether you're taking an Avalanche Safety course or habitually digging pits, you can benefit from the Brooks Range Folding Ruler. If you need more than a meter of length because the snowpack is deep, Brooks Range's 200cm ruler is the obvious choice. It also has enough markings to get precise in your studies. Folds down to a mere 9¼” (23.5 cm) in length. Each section snaps to right ..
Elastic bungee retention system that installs on the Ski Trab Race Helmet to secure your goggles. Also works with headlamps...