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Old 12-27-2008, 12:00 PM
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Metal Snow Shovels

If you carry a metal snow shovel on your winter backpacking/mountaineering trips, please share the specs and any related details with regard to how it has performed.

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Old 12-29-2008, 02:09 PM
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I have an old Chouinard shovel that I bought back in the 80's

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I have always used a voile shovel with the telescoping handle. It's not the lightest thing available NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 01-12-2010, 11:25 PM
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snow shovel

i own and use a DB deploy. its been a very good shovel. that being said i used one of this last wint NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 01-12-2010, 11:26 PM
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Old 01-17-2010, 11:17 AM
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Old 01-17-2010, 12:02 PM
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Old 01-17-2010, 03:22 PM
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While I dont do winter camping, I do use a Ex German Entrenching shovel when I go hiking for longer NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 12-28-2012, 02:26 AM
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Anyone else here carry/use a metal shovel?

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Old 12-28-2012, 06:18 AM
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I don't go out much in the winter anymore but do carry packable shovels in the truck. The Glock spa NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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