A Peruvian word for someone who climbs in the Andes, where high altitude technical climbs were first climbed without fixed ropes from a base camp. Pack manufacturers often seduce customers with features that offer little to the pack but added weight. The Andinista pack has been the choice amongst guides who require function and simplicity.
Composite 3 layered fabric VX21
Simple, comfortable, and durable suspension.
2 gear loops on the waist belt
Removable compression straps
2 daisy chains
3 haul points
2 tool tubes
2 crampon straps
Removable 3 pocket lid
Removable bivvy pad
Capacity: Fully extended 5500+ cu. in.
One side compressed 3000 cu. in
Fully compressed 1800 cu. in.
Sizes: S, M, L Weight: 3lbs. 11 oz
Pack Sizing: Every body type is different! We make the same size bag with different attachment points for shoulder straps to suit a variety of body types.
Small (18") for those under 5'7"
Medium (19") for those 5'7"-5'10" (original size)
Large (21") for those over 6'