An essential part of your avalanche equipment: the Probe 280 fast lock - a light, compact, space-saving probe made from durable aluminum for maximum effectiveness when probing. The newly developed, glove-compatible Speed Lock system ensures maximum comfort when locking the probe. Safety Orange color marks the probe's 150 cm as a visual guide. Total length: 280 cm.

  • Speed-lock system – fast, individually lockable tensioning system
  • Stable, lightweight probe segment made from durable aluminum
  • Extremely precise probe scaling on both sides
  • Durable tensile tensioning cord for maximum stability of probe tensioning system
  • Drop-shaped probe tip for energy-saving probing
  • Suitable for use with gloves
  • Practical probe cover with integrated emergency plan
  • Ski Touring, Skiing
  • 2620-00120
  • Extended length280 cm
  • Collapsed length45 cm
  • Tensioning systemSpeed Lock System
  • Diameter11.00 mm
  • Weight280 g
Probe 280 speed lock - neon orange, one size product image

Probe 280 speed lock - neon orange, one size

The details

With sophisticated yet simple features, this probe is designed for intuitive handling in the most challenging conditions.

Glove-friendly, high-tensile telescopic locking system.

Carbon Probe Mammut in black and silver

Ultra-fast tensioning system

Mammut’s innovative Speed Lock tensioning system offers reliably fast and secure assembly. Using the ergonomic handle and durable tensioning cord, each section of the probe snaps quickly and easily into place. An audible click tells you the probe is tensioned correctly and fully engaged.

Weight (g)


Speed Lock system

Length extended (cm)

Length collapsed (cm)

Probe 240 SL

Carbon Probe 280 SL

Probe 320 SL


Visual guidance

A probe is a critical tool in evaluating avalanche emergencies. A clear depth scale, bright orange marker at 150cm and highlighted end section allow rescuers to adjust their strategy in the moment and make critical decisions fast. 

Mammut Carbon Probe in gray
Carbon Probe Mammut in black and silver

Vibrant orange

Vibrant Orange: When every second counts, the details matter. From buttons on the Barryvox transceivers, to depth markers on the probes, all our avalanche equipment has critical features highlighted in bright orange. Each highlight is designed to help you find key components and new information easily, even in the most demanding of circumstances. 

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