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Snow Pit Basics with IFMGA Guide Evan Stevens

Video Release Date: January 29, 2012
Video Source: YouTube

Knowing how to use tools and interpret finding is key to understanding snow pack and making good decisions for safe travel through avalanche terrain. IFMGA guide Evan Stevens takes us through the basics of digging a good snow pit and performing a compression test. Have a great, safe ski season!

As featured on Backcountry Magazine’s Mountain Skills video series.

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