Winter recreation in the backcountry has increased steadily over the years and so has the number of deaths and injuries caused by avalanches. As search and rescue teams are increasingly strapped for funding, self-education has become a larger necessity for snow-sport enthusiasts. The new edition of Bruce Tremper's seminal book is organized according to the structure of American Avalanche Association classes and all chapters have been updated and reviewed by peer experts.
A high-stakes adventure series perfect for fans of the I Survived series and Hatchet. Twelve-year-old twins Ashley and Ryan are skiing with their parents in Wyoming's Grand Teton Mountains where there is a ground-shaking rumble. Unstable snow rushes downhill and buries them in icy white. It will take all of their knowledge and grit to survive. With seventeen years of hands-on experience and training in remote areas, survival expert Terry Lynn Johnson (Ice Dogs; Sled Dog School) creates on-the-edge-of-your-seat storytelling featuring the real skills that kids need to survive a disaster. This page-turner with illustrations includes survival tips from the National Avalanche Center and U.S. Forest Service. You could have a better chance of surviving a real-life avalanche after reading this book! Stay calm. Stay smart. Survive.
Professor Monroe, did you kill your wife?Professor Robert Monroe's wife has vanished from their 5-star hotel in Gstaad, and no one saw a thing. Was she kidnapped? Or did she run off with the handsome Italian she and Robert partied with the night before?BookShotsLIGHTNING-FAST STORIES BY JAMES PATTERSONNovels you can devour in a few hours Impossible to stop reading All original content from James Patterson
Avalanche AVA500-HK Handle Extension Kit, 8 ft, Large
This Avalanche Handle Extension Kit provides an additional 8-foot reach to safely clear more snow from the safety of the ground. U.S.A. Includes: (2) poles; (2) couplers, Common Usage: Handle extension, Handle Length (in.): 96, Weight (lbs.): 3, Handle Material: FiberglassThis Avalanche Handle Extension Kit provides an additional 8-foot reach to safely clear more snow from the safety of the ground. U.S.A. Includes: (2) poles; (2) couplers, Common Usage: Handle extension, Handle Length (in.): 96, Weight (lbs.): 3, Handle Material: Fiberglass.
Avalanche Men's Taku Pullover (X-Large, Dark Grey)
Two groups of teens—those waiting to be saved and those doing the saving—are in a race against time and a battle against Mother Nature after an avalanche traps them in an isolated cabin in this chilling novel.“I promise it’ll be a weekend you’ll never forget.” A trip like that is exactly what Matt was hoping for—a fun adventure. A daring escape. A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to go backcountry skiing in a thrilling but dangerous pass through the Rocky Mountains. The perfect way for Matt to forget about his disappointing father and maybe let loose a little with his best friend and a group of carefree adrenaline junkies. But then their guide takes them off-path…and straight into an avalanche. By the time they make it safely into an abandoned cabin, one skier is dead and another severely injured. Trapped with no heat, no water, and no radio the group decides to wait it out. Help will come. It has to. But it doesn’t. And Matt knows if they wait any longer they’ll be dead—just another bunch of victims in Mother Nature’s twisted games. Armed with only a handful of supplies and his fierce determination Matt decides to goes head-to-head with the elements, battling hypothermia, frostbite, and even mountain lions in order to find help and save them all. That is if Mother Nature doesn’t kill him first.
Avalanche! 750 model - Roof Snow Removal System with 3 inch wheels
Clear the roof of your home of snow in a snap with this Avalanche Fiberglass Handle Roof Snow Removal System with 3 in. Wheels. Composed of a steel head, poly slide, and fiberglass pole, it boasts built-in wheels to protect your roof. This snow removal system is easy to assemble: just it snap together and it's good to go. Dimensions: 192L x 17W x 13.5H in.. Steel head, poly slide, and fiberglass pole construction. Built-in wheels protect your roof. Easy snap-together assembly.
Help children develop fine motor skills, especially the all-important pincer grasp that prepares children for handwriting. Also reinforces color and fruit vocabulary. Perfect for teachers, specialists and occupational therapists. Includes 40 fruit counters, 2 tweezers, picture spinner, and adjustable cardboard stand.
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