Mtn Guide Rob Coppolillo on Backcountry Travel, Education, & Gear (Ep.119)

Rob Coppalillo joins Jonathan Ellsworth on the Blister Podcast to talk about guiding.

We talk to IFMGA / AMGA mountain guide, Rob Coppolillo (author of The Mountain Guide Manual and the new book, The Ski Guide Manual) about how he got into guiding; the current state of backcountry and avalanche education; his take on the pros and cons of avalanche airbag packs; the fundamental question of the most effective way to travel in the backcountry; and more.