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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...
News Date:  September 21, 2023
This recall involves Shimano Ultegra FC-6800, Dura-Ace FC-9000, Ultegra FC-R8000, Dura-Ace FC-R9100 and FC-R9100P 11-Speed Bonded Hollowtech Road Cranksets manufactured prior to July 2019 sold individually and on bicycles sold by other manufacturers such as Trek and Specialized. A crankset is the...
Wild Country Chock Recall
News Date:  July 20, 2023
This recall involves Wild Country brand Superlight Rocks (model number 40-RSL) and Superlight Rocks Set 1-6 (model number 40-RSLSET) single cable wire chocks used for climbing. Superlight Rocks were sold as a set of 6 and individually in six different sizes and colors including: size 1 purple, si...
Recalled Giro Merit helmet
News Date:  June 8, 2023
This recall only involves Giro Merit helmets manufactured prior to January 2023. The recalled Giro Merit helmet can be identified by the model’s name “Merit” on the rear/side of the helmet. It can also be identified by the inner helmet sticker which has the model’s name “Merit” written on it and ...
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...
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...
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