Tri-Fold Shovel is a rugged entrenching tool that folds down to a compact size to take up minimal space in your backpack or rucksack. The trenching shovel extends to 24 inches long to provide maximum leverage and folds down to just 9 inches. The survival shovel is 5.5 inches wide, making it perfect for creating fire pits, clearing snow, digging catholes, and more. This folding shovel is ideal for soldiers, survivalists, camping enthusiasts, or anybody who spends time in the great outdoors. A perfect fit with Tri-Fold Shovel Cover (Item #837).