Whether you're testing the snow for avy danger, building a kicker, or skinning out into the backcountry, be sure to have the Ortovox Beast Saw Shovel in your avy pack. This dependable shovel works for any snow conditions, from powder to solidified chunder. It boasts the same features as the regular Beast Shovel with its resilient oval aluminum shaft and blade, easy grip sanded handle, and telescoping shaft for maximized digging efficiency. The Beast Saw Shovel also integrates a snow and wood saw inside the handle, which removes easily and slices though ice and snow with ease. Use it to dig snow pits, carve igloo blocks, or even saw through the pesky wood debris that's in the way of your snowmobile trail or ski traverse.