Arc'teryx Altra 85

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If your backpacking trips require you to measure the time in weeks and count the miles in the hundreds, it's probably time to invest in the Arc'teryx Altra 85 Backpack. The C2 Suspension System reduces fatigue and load movement by keeping the pack close to your body, which allows you to move more efficiently and safely on technical terrain with a heavy load. The top lid can be extended to accommodate extra-large loads, and the burly silicone-coated nylon fabrics provide unmatched durability.


Bring the Arc'teryx Altra 85 pack on your next extended-range sojourn. This cavernous pack combines an advanced suspension system with a sturdy frame and light materials.


Free Shipping. Arcteryx Men's Altra 85 Pack FEATURES of the Arcteryx Altra 85 AR Pack C2 (composite construction) suspension system Twin 6005 T-6 extruded aluminium M-bar stays Double chamber top lid for easy gear organization and access Extendable top lid and extension collar for larger loads Hydration sleeve external access point Double-pull, easy open collar cordlock systems GridLock shoulder straps adjust for both height and width Back panel sits away from back and provides ventilation U-shaped zipper for easy access Large front kangaroo pocket for frequently used items Dual P'ax ice tool carry systems Wingman one-handed easy access pockets Rotating Load Transfer Disc distributes load to hips Stretch Mesh waist belt pockets SPECIFICATIONS of the Arcteryx Altra 85 AR Pack Access and organize via dual Wingman pockets, dual chamber lid, kangaroo pocket, and U-zip front panel access N210r-HT nylon 6, 6 ripstop N500p-HT ATY nylon 6, 6 silicone treated with PU coating N100mr-HT nylon 6 6 mini ripstop 6005-T6 extruded aluminum M-bar stays HD 80 foam Hypercell foam, Stretch Mesh SPECIFICATIONS for Short/Regular Weight: 91 oz / 2580 g Volume: 5185 cubic inches / 85 liter Extends To: 5734 cubic inches / 94 liter SPECIFICATIONS for Regular/Tall Weight: 94.5 oz / 2680 g Volume: 5368 cubic inches / 88 liter Extends To: 5917 cubic inches / 97 liter This product can only be shipped within the United States. Please don't hate us.

- Moosejaw

The Arc'teryx Altra 85 L Backpack is an expedition sized pack that carries heavy loads comfortably for long periods over rough terrain. All packs in the Altra family feature a Load Transfer Disc that pivots to increase agility and stability on rough terrain. The Altra 85 also uses 210D nylon ripstop throughout the body of the pack. This material is a high density single ripstop fabric coated with silicone to shed moisture and increase waterproofness. Incredibly durable and tear resistant, this pack is ready for anything.


The Arc'Teryx Altra 85 backpack is a top choice for five-plus days out in the backcountry. This pack was designed to carry heavy loads, over long periods of time, on varied terrain.-- Includes 2.0L Hydration Bladder-- Extendable top lid-- Load transfer disc keeps the pack moving comfortably with you-- Side access zipper to get to your stuff quickly when you need to-- Gridlock shoulder strap adjustment to customize the fit-- Hydration bladder compatible

- OMCgear