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Snow Study Kit

Backcountry Access

Snow Study Kit

The BCA Snow Study Kit was carefully designed in conjunction with North America’s most experienced avalanche educators to create a product with all of the necessary snow safety appliances. This lightweight and compact carrying case contains all of Backcountry Access’s essential tools for understanding snow science: a field book, slope meter, folding 10x magnifying loupe, analog thermometer, snow crystal card, plus more. By understanding the changing states of snow, you will be more so prepared for an avalanche and can prevent an accident before it happens. Backcountry Access snow study tools allow you to gather all of the data you need, without breaking the bank. 

  • Details:   Can be hung vertically on snowpit walls
  • Dimensions:   8" × 5.7" × 1.5" (20 cm × 15.5 cm × 4 cm)
  • Weight:   9.9 oz (280 grams)

Kit Includes:

  • Crystal Card:   For studying snow crystals (aluminum)
  • Slope Meter:   Lightweight Inclinometer
  • Analog Thermometer:   For finding the temp gradient of snowpack.
  • Magnifying Loupe:   10X magnification of snow specimens.