BCA AIARE Backcountry Decision-Making Guide Field Book 2024

    The Backcountry Decision-Making Guide Field Book is an essential snow study tool. Rain or shine….collect your data and stay informed while in the backcountry.


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    This brand new version of the AIARE “blue book" has been redesigned to fit the new Pro/

    Rec class format in North America. Developed by the American Institute for Avalanche

    Research and Education (AIARE) to meet the American Avalanche Association (A3) SWAG standards. Printed on water-resistant paper.

    The field book includes:

    AIARE Communication Checklist

    AIARE Decision Making Framework

    AIARE Observations Reference

    50 format pages for entering trip plans, field observations, and snow profiles to make educated decisions while in the backcountry.

    ⚠️ WARNING: This product contains Brass which can expose you to Lead, a chemical that is known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.