Avalanche Awareness in the Backcountry

$25.00 USD
Description

Avalanche Awareness in the New Zealand Backcountry

New Zealand’s go-to avalanche awareness handbook reflects the best in current avalanche knowledge, applied to New Zealand’s unique mountain environment.

Everyone who visits the mountains needs to have an understanding of avalanches and the threat they pose. This book provides simple strategies for identifying avalanche terrain and avalanche conditions, explains how to make wise decisions, and teaches rescue techniques.

Well illustrated with colour photos, diagrams, and a New Zealand regional guide, the book is an essential companion for climbers, snowboarders, skiers, snowmobilers, trampers and hunters.

 

210mm x 148mm, paperback
colour images
112 pages
Published: 2nd edition 2013

Shipping

Our freight rates are calculated, depending on the size of the item/s you have in your order. The rates apply for the largest item in your order.

For Example: If you make the purchase of 3x beanies and 1x snowboard, as a snowboard is a largest item within the order, the large item shipping rate is applied. All smaller items are therefore freight-free. We also cap the freight costs at $15/$20 (within NZ) and cover any additional costs internally.

Size South Island NZ North Island NZ Australia Other
Small NZ$5 NZ$5 NZ$12 $18
Medium NZ$9 NZ$9 NZ$23 $35
Large NZ$15 NZ$20 NZ$100 Please email

As a general rule, orders will be dispatched from our Queenstown store, on the next business day after payment is received. Sometimes, we might achieve same day dispatch, however this is not guaranteed. All orders are freighted via standard security freight, utilising several different Third Party couriers, depending on product ordered and delivery address. Dispatch will usually take 1-3 business days from leaving our store. Freight for items/destinations outside of normal regions, should be negotiated prior to dispatch.

Click and Collect - With online purchases, the customer has an option to personally collect from our NZSHRED store at 19 Shotover Street, Queenstown. These purchases are freight & handling free-of-charge.

Please note all Paddlebaords and Surfboards are Click and Collect ONLY. 

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