There is more to a good avalanche shovel than just materials. Backcountry Access has always led the way, and the latest improvements are all incorporated in the BCA Dozer 2H. A stronger shaft without increasing weight, blades that pack flat in your backpack, a "stomp edge" that allows body weight to be applied to the blade. And with this model, the blade can be reconfigured into a hoe mode. Sure to be one of the most versatile avy shovels available, and now comes with a color choice.
- Ovo-concave shaft increases strength and stiffness without extra weight
- Front third of the blade is smooth for clean snow pit walls
- Flat "stomp edge" on the top of the heat-treated 6061 aluminum blade
- Hoe mode for "paddling" style snow removal
- Weight: 1.69 lb / 765 g
- Blade dimensions: 9.75in x 25in / 25cm x 29cm
- Assembled length compressed/extended: 23.5in/31.5in