CamelBak Arete 18

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Serving double duty as a hydration daypack or as a reservoir sleeve in a larger pack, the CamelBak Arete 18 Hydration Pack hauls 70 fl. oz. of water, plus your essentials for a day in the outdoors.


Due to CamelBak's success of this double duty pack the Arete has expanded into a series that is perfect for minimalist day hikes or new adventures.


On Sale. Free Shipping. Camelbak Arete 18 Hydration Pack FEATURES of the Camelbak Arete 18 Hydration Pack Turn the Arete 18 inside out and it transform into a a reservoir sleeve that can be placed inside a larger pack for multiday adventures 70 fl. oz. Antidote reservoir features a welded center baffle and low-profile shape for stability Wide-mouth port cuts weight and makes it easy to fill and clean the reservoir; quick-snap cap tightens in just a quarter turn Hydration compartment loads easily, holding the reservoir flat against your back to leave more room for gear Breathable back panel features upper pods that articulate for maximum comfort and superior ventilation, while lower pod provides load transfer The CamelBak Arete 18 Hydration Pack is assembled in the U.S. of domestic and imported components

- Moosejaw

The Camelbak Arete 18 is a minimalist ultra-light hydration pack for the final ascent or reservoir sleeve to throw in a larger multi-day pack. Convert the Arete into a reservoir sleeve and place in your larger pack to be your hydration solution as you trek to basecamp. When you're ready to go for the summit, convert it back to its pack form and pack your summit essentials. The 2 liter Antidote hydration system also folds into its own pint-size pouch so you can throw it in a suitcase or stash it in your backpack.

- Mountain Gear

Two-in-one, Camelbak's Arete 18 Pack makes for easy storing and hydrating for those days where you don't have time to be held up. With enough storage to hold a change of clothes and a quick lunch, all while being able to easily transfer into a hydration sleeve, you'll quickly find that the Arete is one of the best travel companions around. PRODUCT FEATURES: Converts to reservoir sleeve Secure stash pocket with key clip Removable sternum strap Ultra-light materials Highly compressible 1/4 turn--easy open/close cap Lightweight fillport Dryer arms Center baffling and low-profile design Patented Big Bite Valve HydroGuard technology, PureFlow tube Easy-to-clean wide-mouth opening

- Appalachian Outdoors