Learning to use a transceiver is key for being safe in the mountains, Xavier de Le Rue rides with his avalanche gear (transceiver, shovel and probe) every time he rides in the backcountry. He also nearly always use an ABS back pack.
Xavier briefly explains to you how to use your avalanche beacon in the video above:
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