Evac Shovel

A multi-function tool for comprehensive backcountry use, the Evac is our top-of-the-line shovel and features two configurations: standard shovel andRead More



Our top-of-the-line shovel for professional use, the Black Diamond Evac features a unique handle that can be set up in two configurations for digging test pits or rapid snow removal. The large blade moves lots of snow quickly, and a flat-bottom profile helps you get a good clean face on your pit wall. An extendable shaft and large D handle increase comfort for long days in the field involving multiple pits and speeds up digging time during an emergency.


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Blade Volume:

[Evac 7] 2.65 L (0.7 gal)
[Evac 9] 3.5 L (0.9 gal)

Extended Length:

[Evac 7] 94.0 cm (37.0 in)
[Evac 9] 98.5 cm (38.8 in)


[Evac 7] 794 g (1 lb 13 oz)
[Evac 9] 902 g (2 lb)


  • Compact telescoping shaft and durable anodized blade
  • Shovel converts easily into hoe mode from the same attachment point for snow removal and excavation
  • Compact D-handle with comfortable dual-density grip
  • Evac 9 has larger blade volume and longer handle for professional use