Swiss-based outdoor brand Mammut has announced its appointment as an official partner of Jackson Hole Mountain Resort, Jackson, WY.

Mammut brings 156 years of outdoors and mountain safety experience to the partnership, boasting the most advanced avalanche beacon, the Barryvox S, on the market, as well as world-class avalanche backpacks, shovels and probes, along with being able to claim title of the inventor of the climbing rope.

“Through our 156-year heritage, Mammut has been focused on supporting mountain sports enthusiasts through top-of-the-line safety and performance,” said Megan McGough, Mammut Director of Brand Operations. “We are thrilled to be partnering with the iconic Jackson Hole, standing for many of the same principals we do. Jackson Hole Ski Patrol is best in class and we couldn’t be more proud to have them representing Mammut”

Jackson Hole Mountain Resort boasts 2,500 acres of in-bounds terrain and the open backcountry gate system accesses more than 3,000 acres. The immense amount of skiable terrain means that safety is paramount, and the Mammut partnership ensures that visitors, guides, patrollers and staff all have access to the most reliable mountain safety equipment available. The Jackson Hole Ski Patrol has chosen Mammut as a partner because they believe the product to be the best in the market for snow safety.

“We are excited to partner with a high caliber brand like Mammut. They are a well-established company producing some of the best technical equipment, clothing and gear in the snow sports industry fully meeting the demands of both our employees and the skiers and riders visiting Jackson Hole Mountain Resort,” said Bill Lewkowitz, Jackson Hole Mountain Resort Business Development Director. “We are looking forward to a long, successful partnership with Mammut that benefits both of our iconic brands.”

Ski Patrol and Mountain Guides at Jackson Hole will be using the Mammut Barryvox S beacon, Fastlock 280 Probe, Alugator Fastlock Shovel and the Pro Removable Airbag 3.0 in everyday patrolling and rescue situations.Jackson Hole Backcountry Tours will be utilizing Mammut mountain safety products and Mammut will also be involved with Jackson Hole Steep and Deep Camps through education and product demonstrations.