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The durable, feature-loaded DAKINE Blade 38L Backpack boasts more than enough storage space for all-day backcountry excursions, with comfortable carrying options for both boards and skis.
Use the DAKINE Blade 38L snow pack to carry your skis or snowboard and all of your necessary backcountry gear when venturing out to find untracked snow. Carry board vertically or use cross-carry system to carry board horizontally against your back for good balance and even weight distribution. Retractable cable ski carrying straps hold alpine or backcountry skis diagonally; skis can also be carried on sides A-frame style. Carry your backcountry tools in the external snow-tool/shovel pocket and quickdraw ice axe holster. Top-loading main compartment also has access through a zippered back panel so you can get to your gear even when your board is attached to pack. Deployable helmet carrying system ensures protection for your noggin comes along on every adventure. Insulated sleeve for hydration reservoir (sold separately) prevents a frozen hose on long treks. Side compression straps let you cinch down loads for jostle-free carrying. Ballistic nylon fabric stands up to wear and tear on the slopes. DAKINE Blade 38L snow pack features a sternum strap and padded hipbelt for carrying comfort; sternum strap buckle doubles as a rescue whistle. Closeout.
Dakine's Blade Pack is perfect for carrying your gear, lunch, and anything else you might need up a ridge for a sweet line. Lightweight and durable, this pack will last season after season.
The Dakine Blade 38L Pack comes with a sternum strap and padded waist belt that will keep the pack secure while making turns. Skis can be quickly secured to the outside in a diagonal position, and a snowboard can be carried in the vertical or horizontal position (see additional photos). An external beaver tail pocket is ideal for storage of an avalanche shovel and probe. An insulated hydration sleeve keeps your hydration tube from freezing up and within easy reach. Click here to view Dakine Snow Pack Tech Features (PDF)
- Rocky Mountain Trail