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News Date:  March 23, 2023
Black Diamond Equipment® is issuing a voluntary recall for its Recon LT avalanche transceiver to carry out a required firmware update. The Recon LT avalanche transceiver may unexpectedly enter search mode, despite the rotary switch remaining in its send position. This malfunction can be resolved ...
National Outdoor Book Award
News Date:  November 18, 2022
POCATELLO, ID.  A woman’s obsession with the kingfisher, a thriller about climbing the world’s eighth highest peak, a Viet Nam veteran’s fascination with grizzly bears, a life amongst caribou in the Northwest Arctic.  All of these and more are the themes of winning books in the 2022 National Outd...
Mammut Alugator Shovel
News Date:  April 6, 2023
This recall involves Alugator Ride 3.0 Hoe and Alugator Ride SE shovels. The recalled shovels are used for digging out avalanche victims. The recalled shovels are made of aluminum, were sold in silver or black finishes and have orange handles. The recalled Alugator Ride 3.0 Hoe avalanche shovels ...
AEE Podcast Cover Art
News Type: Press Release
News Date:  March 29, 2023
‘It’s in the Experience’ An original podcast by the Association for Experiential Education The Association for Experiential Education brings you ‘It’s in the Experience’ – a brand new podcast series produced by AEE featuring the varied voices of those using experiential educatio...
Trek Handlebar Recall
News Date:  August 25, 2022
This recall involves carbon fiber handlebars installed on MY 22 Speed Concept SLR bicycles and Bontrager Aeolus RSL VR-C handlebar/stems installed on MY 21 and MY 22 Emonda SLR bicycles and distributed in the aftermarket under the same name. Trek is printed on the bicycle’s frame.  Hazard...
Pieps Transceiver Recall
News Date:  July 28, 2022
This recall involves the PIEPS Pro BT, Powder BT, DSP Sport, DSP Pro, DSP Pro Ice, Micro BT Button, Micro BT Sensor and Micro BT Race avalanche transceivers and the Black Diamond branded Recon BT and Guide BT avalanche transceivers. The recalled transceivers may not switch from SEND mode int...
Recalled Avalance Transceiver
News Date:  June 2, 2022
This recall involves the Backcountry Access Tracker4 Avalanche Transceiver sold in yellow and black. The transceiver has a digital screen on the front and is about five inches long and three inches wide. “BCA” and the model name “Tracker4” are printed on the front of the unit. The serial number f...
Santa Cruz Heckler Bike Recall
News Date:  May 5, 2022
This recall involves 2022 Santa Cruz Heckler 9 model electric bicycles (e-bikes), which were sold in Gloss Avocado Green or Maritime Gray colors. They come with an interchangeable 720WH battery that sits inside a black case under the frame. The name “SANTA CRUZ” is printed on the sides of the dow...
Pieps Beacon
News Type: Equipment
News Date:  May 1, 2022
Black Diamond has announced that they have observed a small number of PIEPS and Black Diamond Avalanche Beacons with malfunctioning electronic components that may prevent it from switching between SEND and SEARCH modes. Our testing is ongoing, but it is important to us that we communicate this in...
News Date:  March 20, 2022
This expanded recall involves Specialized Sirrus X 3.0 and 4.0 bicycles model year 2021 and 2022. The prior recall involved 2019 and 2020 model year Sirrus, Sirrus X and Sirrus Sport bicycles.  “Sirrus” or “Sirrus X” is printed on the top tube of the bicycle and the model name (e.g. “3.0”) is wri...
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