Black Diamond Alias

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Manufacturer's Description

Visit Black Diamond's Alias page.

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

The Black Diamond Alias Pack sheds all non-essential components to provide you with a lightweight, streamlined bag for backcountry skiing. This Black Diamond pack includes A-frame and diagonal ski carry options as well as a shovel pocket, but other than that it's simply a durable, basic bag with a lid. What do you really need but a sack to carry your food, clothes, and avy gear for a sweet day in the goods'

- Backcountry.com

For long tours and technical ski-mountaineering objectives where the ascent is as involved as the ski down, the Black Diamond Alias Pack combines lightweight, technical prowess with winter-specific functionality. Black Diamond's reACTIV suspension moves with you, whether you're hop-turning down a steep shoot or booting a knife-edge ridge. The tuck-away rope strap and ice-tool PickPockets provide security for all your gear during both the approach and the descent. 2,136 cubic inches of space (medium) at 3 lbs. total weight.

- Mountain Gear

A streamlined, lightweight top-loading ski pack for gram counters, the Alias has a pro-level avy-tools sleeve designed to organize your probe, shovel and snow saw, as well as a zippered top pocket with slots for keeping all of your accoutrements dialed in.

- GearX.com

Combing the lightweight technical prowess of their climbing packs with a winter-specific set of features, the Black Diamond Alias Backpack is ready to tackle objectives where the ascent is as involved as the ski down. This product will be shipped directly from Black Diamond and will leave their warehouse in 2-3 business days. Eligible for UPS ground shipping only.. . . Breathable hydrophobic back panel manages moisture. Top-loading access with a floating-top pocket. High-tenacity 210D Dyneema ripstop side panels protect against ski edges. Half zip avalanche-tool pocket with organizer. Hip-belt stash pocket keeps essentials handy. A-frame ski carry. Insulated hydration sleeve. Ice tool pick pockets keep you tools secure and your pack protected. Tuck-away rope strap.

- EMS