Emergency Devices

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Emergency Devices

Post by maverick » Fri Aug 26, 2016 12:36 pm

PLB, DeLorme or SPOT, ever wonder how much usage or how effective these devices really are? Check out some these links and make your own decision.

http://www.findmespot.com/en/spotemergency/
http://www.inreachdelorme.com/why-inrea ... escues.php
http://www.sarsat.noaa.gov/
http://www.nesdis.noaa.gov/sarsat_rescues_2016.html


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I don't give out specific route information, my belief is that it takes away from the whole adventure spirit of a trip, if you need every inch planned out, you'll have to get that from someone else.

Have a safer backcountry experience by using the HST ReConn Form 2.0, named after Larry Conn, a HST member: http://reconn.org






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