Mammut Alugator Ride 3.0 Hoe


This shovel is legit for digging pits, rescuing your buddy. It's a legit all-purpose shovel that fits in most packs. Recommend pack size 24L or higher. It even has a hoe mode for moving snow FAST. 

From the manufacturer:


Compact, robust avalanche shovel with hoe function.

Completes your safety equipment: the Alugator Ride 3.0 Hoe offers the ideal balance between a robust, ergonomically shaped D-grip and a space-saving blade design for optimal shovel control. The variable shaft positioning also allows the shovel to be used as a 90° pick to clear snow easily.


  • Hardened, anodized aluminum shovel blade
  • Attachment holes for snow anchor
  • Straight blade back - perfect for cutting straight snow profiles
  • Stabilization ribs for maximum stability
  • Space-saving blade design
  • Automatic spring lock for quick, precise guidance during assembly
  • Oval telescopic shaft with integrated grip zone
  • Ergonomically shaped D-grip for optimum shovel control
  • Sharpened, tilt-resistant blade with integrated steps
  • Certification: UIAA 156 avalanche shovel standard



  • Blade width

    21.5 cm

  • Blade length

    27.5 cm

  • Shaft length (collapsed)

    50 cm

  • Extended length

    90 cm

  • Collapsed length

    68 cm

  • Weight

    820 g

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