Bergans Glittertind 55
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Cover longer distances, with heavier loads, on any terrain and have the greatest freedom of movement of any backpack on the market. The award winning Bergans of Norway Glittertind 55 L backpack features the revolutionary SPINE carrying system that follows all of your bodys contradictory movements simultaneously, providing amazing comfort regardless of the length of your trip.
The Bergans of Norway Glittertind 55 pack puts an innovative carrying system on your back and shoulders for hour after hour of comfort on the trail. Patent-pending, double-helix shaped spring steel frame is attached to the back panel, ensuring a free range of motion for hips and shoulders while preserving full load support. Double-helix design offers more freedom of movement than pivoting hip belts and allows your torso to flex, stretch and turn freely without loss of stability. Carrying system is so innovative it recently won the OutDoor Industry Award, a honor bestowed at an outdoor industry gathering in Friedrichshafen, Germany. Top-loading design features front-panel access and a lower sleeping bag compartment; detachable lid sits atop a spindrift collar and over-the-top compression strap. Organize and access often-used gear with a front pocket, side pockets and water-bottle pocket. Compression straps take up extra volume; sleeping pad straps and attachment points for tools and poles make it easy to secure gear to the outside of the pack body. The Bergans of Norway Glittertind 55 pack is made with YKK(R) zippers and 210- and 420-denier ripstop nylon for durability.
Bergans of Norway's award winning Glittertind 55 L Pack is equipped with the SPINE carrying system that allows for unparalleled freedom of movement in the hips and shoulders without compromising stability- even when carrying heavy loads. Shaped like a double-helix, the SPINE carrying system is a spring steel frame attached to the center of the back panel on the pack. The frame allows you to flex and stretch as well as providing shock absorption. This full featured, roomy pack is top loading for easy access, provides a separate sleeping bag compartment, numerous pockets and attachment points for the ultimate in gear management. Bergans attention to quality and detail makes the Glittertind an excellent choice for mountaineering, climbing or multi day treks. Spine carrying system frame allows you to stretch and flex, as well as providing shock absorption.Top-loading design features front-panel access and a lower sleeping bag compartmentStraps for attaching equipment under the backpack Hip belt with high comfort and a wide range of motion Detachable Top lid with internal and external pocket Top entry with spindrift collar and compression strap Half front zip entry Base entry compartment Open side pocket Front pocket Bottle pocket Internal zippered pocket for small items Compression straps on each side The main compartment can be divided in two separate compartments Hydration system compatible Grab and go handle Adjustable chest strap YKK zippers Straps under pack for attaching equipment Attachment points for: ice axe /poles, bicycle/light reflector Torso Length: M 18 -20" / L 19"-21"Number of pockets: 5Material: Ripstop nylonSize: M: n/a / L: n/aWeight: M 4 lb. 10 oz. / L 4 lb. 10 oz. Capacity: M 3,350 cu in / L 3,350 cu in