The trenching shovel comes in the most variety and is used for digging drainage trenches and irrigation channels. The heads are typically twice as long as they are wide. Below is a list of the different kinds of trenching shovels:

  1. Steel Eastern Scoop
  2. Aluminum Scoop
  3. Steel Western Scoop
  4. Plastic Grain Scoop
  5. Square Trenching Shovel
  6. High-Lift Trenching Shovel
  7. Large Solid-Strapped Trenching Shovel
  8. Pointed Trenching Shovel
  9. Solid-Strapped Trenching Shovel