I bought this pack for use as a summit pack during alpine expeditions. It is perfect for this use! It is compact enought to easily fold up into your expedition pack for the approach and large and comfortable enough to carry your climbing kit during summit attempts.
- Modified clamshell design offers speedy access to all of your equipment so it's not strewn about the base of the cliff
- The molded-foam back panel breathes and the polyurethane framesheet protects your back from cams or draws
- Adjustable contoured SternumTrac shoulder straps add stability and comfort
- Hydration-compatible design features reservoir pocket and drink tube exit port for on-the-go hydration (reservoir sold separately)
- Side and top straps securely fasten a rope to its exterior
- Includes haul loop, rope straps and waterproof zippers for protection