Ortovox 3+ Beacon

It makes no difference to Mother Nature whether you’re a few hundred feet outside the resort boundary or deep in the backcountry. At a minimum, if you plan to ski any uncontrolled slope, you need four things: a buddy,

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Three-antenna transceivers with signal analysis and separation are today’s standard, and the intuitive display and smart antenna of the 3+ (which senses the beacon’s orientation when buried) work as well for pros as they do for novices. Translation: This is one of the easiest-to-use, most effective beacons on the market.

Brand: Ortovox $349
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