Tour 50


Tour 50
Page Type Gear Review
Object Title Tour 50
Manufacturer Vaude
Page By kwag
Page Type Apr 17, 2007 / Aug 22, 2007
Object ID 2998
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Product Description

"Slim yet spacious hiking backpack with excellent back ventilation, ideal for multi-day hut hopping tours."

-From the Vaude website.

Vaude is a small German mountain sports company, it is family run and has about 200 employees. Vaude makes high quality and innovative products.


Built in pack cover on the bottom(removable)

Zippered divider between Top and Bottom main compartment. The divider is NOT removable though. The top compartment fits a Bearvault 400 with a 2 liter pot and a daypack on top of it.

Ice ace loops, side compression straps, side pockets and top pocket.
*side compression straps barely fit a regular Z-lite, but are fine with a regular self-inflating thermarest \
**Side pockets are pretty useless if you have anything in the compression straps(pad, tent, etc...)

3050 cubic inches

3lbs. 5oz.

20D small Diamond Ripstop Polyamid PU coated, 600D Polyester PU coated

All for between $85-$99.



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kwag - Apr 18, 2007 11:29 am - Voted 5/5

Great pack
I've used it mostly for overnighters, but I used it for a 3nighter over the summer. Its a small pack, but that forces you to consider every item you put in it. It was a great upgrade from a big external-frame pack that alone weighs 3lbs more. I bought a Granite Gear toughsack (a long one) to put stuff I couldn't fit in it on the sides, the side straps can fit a full length Z-lite pad or a thermarest. Overall a great pack for the price. All you boy scouts should upgrade to this!

Update: Best part that i forgot to mention is how adjustable the shoulder straps are, I'm about 5'6" and my friend who is 6'8" also uses this pack!

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