Patty Shenk wrote a review of Backcountry Access Traverse EXT Shovel on December 15, 2005
This is a great lightweight shovel for avalanche work/study. It easily packs yet digs a good pit. I like it a lot and am glad I purchased it. I highly recommend it to anyone who wants to go into the backcountry completely prepared but not weighed down. The blue color makes it easy to find too!!