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What’s In The Pack: Andrew McLean’s Dawn Patrol Essentials

If you’re the type of person who refuses to sacrifice hard earned ski habits in the name of a full time job, there’s a good chance you’re fully aware of the virtues of the dawn patrol. If not, watch backcountry veteran Andrew McLean run through the gear you’ll need to earn a few good turns before slumping into your desk for the day.

Andrew McLean’s Dawn Patrol Checklist:

15-20L Ski Pack
Avalanche Beacon
Down Jacket
1 Liter Water
Ski Repair
First Aid Kit


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The Bearded Bandit

The Bearded Bandit

I really like these videos. Very informative and gives a person a good idea of what to bring in the backcountry.