The AvaLung II saves lives—it’s been proven in both real-life rescue and supervised test burials. So why aren’t you wearing one? You wear a beacon don’t you? When you strap on an AvaLung II you’re equipping yourself with one of the best safety tools available. Should you be caught in an avalanche, the AvaLung II is designed to help extract air from the snow, enabling you to breathe while a rescue effort is made. The AvaLung II works to expel carbon dioxide into a different area of the snowpack to reduce ice masking and CO2 poisoning. Be sure to wear the AvaLung II harness over your outerwear and follow use instructions carefully. Be safe, be prepared… and always wear an AvaLung II. After all, this is your life we’re talking about.