The Ortovox Pro Alu III Avalanche Shovel is a versatile aluminum shovel. It is an avalanche shovel, but it also functions as a rescue sled. This shovel would also be great to keep in your car in case you need to dig yourself out of a tight situation.90? Clearing function Pack friendly blade Sharp protected cutting edge Rescue sled function Non-slip step groves Telescoping handle Grove-shaped handle Rapid locking Rubberized grip zone T-Grip pro with flexible left and right-handed function Weight 1lb 12oz Length 33?/17? Blade 11.4? x 8.7? x 2?