Boreas Gear Lost Coast 60
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The Backcountry Series packs are comfortable and agile. They feature a perfect blend of suspension, structure, and weight conscious materials. Whether going on a multi-day backpacking trip or trekking through Thailand, these packs will accommodate any expedition.Simple and comfortable, this 2012 Backpacker Editors' Choice award-winning pack is perfect for multi-day treks in the backcountry. Add in hydration or take off the top lid. Either way, their molded EVA Z-foam backpanel and padded hipbelt are sure to maintain suspension under load.
Free Shipping. Boreas Women's Lost Coast 60 Pack FEATURES of the Boreas Women's Lost Coast 60 Pack Molded EVA Z-foam backpanel Boreas ribcage construction Lightweight removable aluminum/PE internal frame Dual front hidden daisy chains Removable lid with dual layer pockets Side panel stretch-fabric pockets Lightweight rain cover included Hydration Compatible Gear Loops / Daisy Chain Rain Cover
The Boreas Lost Coast 60 is a large and simple, comfortable pack for people who care about cutting weight but are not crazy enough to cut the handles off their toothbrushes. Winner of 2012 Backpacker Magazine's Editor's Choice Award. Simple Comfort: Packs don't have to be complicated to be comfortable. The z-foam back panel and removable frame sheet are shaped to match the curve of your back. Nothing fancy. (Just lots and lots of prototypes). Cool It: Poke the z-foam on the back panel (don't worry, it's tough stuff) and you'll see that it springs back. That compression/reaction motion happens as you hike, pumping air through to keep your back cool. Foam Sweet Foam: More foam does not equal more comfort. Super-plush belts and straps look comfy in the store but flatten out under pressure. Comfort happens when pressure is distributed evenly through good design and foam resilient enough to maintain volume under load. Keep it Clean: There was a time when packs were judged by how many zippers, buckles and straps they had. We're glad those days are over so we can benefit from better ideas like daisy chains that tuck away when you don't need them. Material World: Boreas's lightweight 210D ripstop nylon pack body fabric is impregnated with silicone for waterproof strength that won't wear out or rub off over time. The heavier 420D nylon is used for the pack's bottom to resist abrasion. If you're into lightweight thru-hiking with less frills and more thrills, you'll love the Boreas Lost Coast pack series. Medium Torso Length: 40-46 cm / 16-18 inches. Large Torso Length: 46-51 cm / 18-20 inches. Volume: 60 liters / 3,661 cubic inches. Weight (stock): 1,520 g / 3 lbs 6 oz. Weight (minimum): 1,111 g / 2 lbs 7 oz. Color(s): Golden Gate Red
- Tahoe Mountain Sports
This clean-featured women-specific pack features souped-up technology and materials, helping you cut weight and transition toward the ultralight mantra, without cutting the handle off your toothbrush.
Sticking to Boreas' simple and clean design principles, the Lost Coast 60 Women's Backpack is a no frills pack designed to get you to your destination in comfort. The eVa z-foam back panel pumps air across your back as you walk to keep you cool and sweat free. A removable framesheet and top lid allow you to adjust the pack to your needs, making it just as versatile as you are.
- Mountain Gear