With more and more of us getting into the backcountry, the need for Avalanche Awareness is at an all-time high.
We learned about Backcountry Ascender when they announced it at Hay Days Grass Drags in North Branch, MN back in September. Brought together by ISMA ( International Snowmobile Manufacturer’s Association) the Backcountry Ascender program is a fun educational platform that pits friends and pros against one another for status on a points-based leaderboard.
The website is very simple to use, and will get you racking up points as you build your knowledge. Kudos to everyone who has brought this together. Take a look and get started today at: