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Atlas + BCA Fall Giveaway

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Atlas Snow-Shoe Company is again partnering up with Backcountry Access to get you outside this winter! Enter now for your chance to take home a pair of brand new 17/18 Spindrift Snowshoes from Atlas and some Scepter 4s Poles from BCA.  This prize package is valued at $369.95.

A winner will be selected and notified by December 15, 2017.

Atlas + BCA Fall Giveaway

17/18 Scepter 4s Poles

MSRP $119.95
BCA’s collapsible four-season pole is ideal for snowshoeing and hiking. The soft EVA grip and choke-up sleeve of provide maximum comfort and grip with thin gloves or bare hands. The folding mechanism allows the poles to easily collapse for storage and stowage and the basket allows folded shafts to nest securely together for the tightest controlled packing solution. New 17/18 season colors are blue & red. View product details >

17/18 Spindrift Snowshoes

MSRP $249.95
Atlas Spindrift snowshoes are designed for speed and performance on technical terrain, with an ultra-durable molded foredeck, slim profile, and aggressive traction providing the ultimate fast and light backcountry experience. Features include Reactiv-Trac™ Construction, Spring-Loaded™ Suspension, Infinity Decking, Packflat™ Binding, Heel Lift Bar, Holey-1 Toe Crampon Full-Length Traction, and an Atlas BC Utility Strap. Available in sizes 22, 25, or 30. View product details >


Not feeling lucky? The entire 17/18 collection is available online and there’s free shipping on orders over $100. Take home a pair today!

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Fine Print

Enter for a chance to win one pair of Atlas Spindrift snowshoes and a pair Backcountry Access Scepter 4S poles. Prize package MSRP value $369.95. New registrations received by 11:59 PM MTN on Monday, November 20, 2017 will be eligible to win, US and Canada only. Winner will be selected and contacted by December 15, 2017. All fields must be completed for valid contest entry. You agree to opt-in and to receive Backcountry Access email and Atlas Snow-shoe Company email by entering this contest. Company reserves the right to substitute prizes of similar value based on availability. See contest rules: http://backcountryaccess.com/contest-rules/.

Backcountry Avalanche Safety for Snowshoers

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Spring brings the opportunity to snowshoe higher and deeper into the backcountry.  It’s also a time of high avalanche activity from wet snow and persistent slab slides.  Now is a great time to have a look at late season snow conditions and be reminded of the BCA’s five backcountry basics and avalanche safety for snowshoers.

  1. Get the Gear. Before you head into the backcountry, get the avalanche safety gear you need, at minimum a beacon, probe and shovel.  Carry all required backcountry safety gear, on your body, all the time to help you find a buried partner and be found yourself. Consider two-way radios to communicate should your group get separated, as well as navigation and first aid equipment.
  2. Get the Training. Take an avalanche course to learn the backcountry basics, including how to use your avalanche transceiver, probe and shovel in event an avalanche rescue is necessary.
  3. Get the Forecast. Check your local avalanche center website for weather and avalanche advisories.
  4. Get the Picture. Research and inspect your route, look for signs of recent avalanche activity, identify and avoid dangerous terrain, communicate with your group and always make a plan ‘B’ with alternate terrain options.
  5. Get out of Harm’s Way. Limit your snowshoe group’s exposure to backcountry hazards and dangerous terrain.

Backcountry Access has some great educational avalanche avoidance videos and avalanche rescue videos that every backcountry snowshoer should watch.

Atlas Backcountry Access Spring Giveaway

To entice our snowshoe community to travel safely in the backcountry, Atlas Snow-shoes and BCA invite you to enter our spring giveaway contest!

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Enter for a chance to win your choice of a set of Atlas Montane or Atlas Endeavor snowshoes, plus a Backcountry Access DTS avalanche rescue package, complete with avalanche beacon, probe & shovel. Prize package MSRP value $530. Enter by Wednesday, April 12, 2017.

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New registrations received by 11:59 PM MTN on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 will be eligible to win, US and Canada only. Winner will be selected and contacted by April 30, 2017. All fields must be completed for valid contest entry. You agree to opt-in and to receive Backcountry Access and Atlas Snow-shoes email by entering this contest. Company reserves the right to substitute prizes of similar value based on availability. See contest rules.

About BCA

The “Access” in Backcountry Access means a lot more than just getting after it in the mountains. Since 1994, BCA avalanche safety gear has been designed to make backcountry riding and snow safety more accessible: more widely available, affordable and easy-to-use. The “A” in access also stands for access for all backcountry users, no matter what the means of travel. BCA dedicates discretionary spending towards promoting avalanche education, not restricting access to the backcountry. For more information or just to get stoked, visit backcountryaccess.com.

BCA + Atlas Winter Giveaway

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We’ve teamed up with Backcountry Access (BCA) to give away a pair of Atlas Endeavor backcountry snowshoes and BCA Scepter adjustable ski poles. Make your next snowy adventure the best one yet! This prize has a manufacturer’s suggested retail price (MSRP) of $320 but you can enter today and take home this prize for free!

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New registrations received by March 10, 2017 will be eligible to win. Winner will be selected by March 15, 2017 and contacted by email and phone by March 31, 2017. All fields must be completed for valid contest entry. Complete contest rules are available here.

About BCA

The “Access” in Backcountry Access means a lot more than just getting after it in the mountains. Since 1994, BCA avalanche safety gear has been designed to make backcountry riding and snow safety more accessible: more widely available, affordable and easy-to-use. The “A” in access also stands for access for all backcountry users, no matter what the means of travel. BCA dedicates discretionary spending towards promoting avalanche education, not restricting access to the backcountry. For more information or just to get stoked, visit backcountryaccess.com.

Win a pair of limited edition Atlas 25th anniversary Endeavor snowshoes!

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Where have your Atlas snowshoes taken you?

Post a picture that answers that question, and you’ll be entered to win a pair of limited edition Atlas 25th Anniversary Endeavor snowshoes, an Atlas 25th Anniversary steel pint glass, and an Atlas 25th Anniversary hat. One winner per week!

ENTER TWO WAYS

  1. Share your photo on Instagram, tag @atlassnowshoes and use hashtag #Atlas25.
  2. Post your photo to Atlas’ Facebook wall, www.facebook.com/atlassnowshoeco , and use hashtag #Atlas25.

Good luck!

*Contest runs from November 3rd – November 24th, 2015. One winner per week. Contestants can enter multiple times. Contest open to US residents only, with exception of FL, NY and RI. See full Rules and Regulations.

The Great Outdoor Endeavor

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Enter for a Chance to Win Atlas Endeavor Snowshoes!

Where will you be making tracks when the snow starts falling? We want to hear about your Great Outdoor Endeavors and we’re rewarding the winner with a pair of Atlas Endeavor Snowshoes. Participants can enter the Great Outdoor Endeavor Promotion in three ways:

  1. Like the Atlas Facebook page
    (https://www.facebook.com/atlassnowshoeco)
  2. Answer the contest question: “What great outdoor ‘Endeavor’ will you be undertaking this winter?”
  3. Subscribe to the Atlas email list.

Participants are limited to three entries (one Facebook like, one contest question answer and one Atlas email subscription). The contest begins on October 24th, 2014 and ends on November 2nd, 2014. Atlas will select 1 winner at random. The winner will be notified via email. Enter the contest here:

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