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Poll Results

When recreating in the backcountry, what kind of safety precautions do you take?

I bring an avalanche transceiver, probe and shovel and have taken avalanche skills training 69 votes 25.00 %

My clothing/gear has a RECCO strip 3 votes 1.09 %

I let friends and family know my travel plans in advance 52 votes 18.84 %

All of the above 116 votes 42.03 %

None of the above 36 votes 13.04 %

Total votes: 276


The poll is an unscientific sampling of public opinion intended solely to allow our readers to express themselves on issues of the day. Its findings may not be representative of the general population of Bow Valley or other areas.