High Sierra Hawk 40

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Manufacturer's Description

Visit High Sierra's Hawk 40 page.

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

High Sierras Hawk 40 is an excursion-worthy pack featuring an innovative AIRFLOW 2 mesh back panel that keeps you cool and your back dry on long, warm hikes. Roomy top-load main compartment sits over a separate sleeping-bag compartment that offers front-load convenience. Side and bottom compression straps keep gear secure, while the adjustable top lid securely cinches over-stuffed loads. Contoured backpack straps with adjustable load lifters and Vapel mesh padding are shaped to fit. Internal pocket holds a hydration pack (not included) and feature dual tube ports. adjustable bungee cord and webbing loops holds your hatchet or hiking poles. Plenty of storage options to choose from, including zippered waistbelt pockets, dual mesh water-bottle pockets and a removable media pocket. Integrated stretch mesh front pocket lid holds extra gear. Attached rain cover tucks away in its own pocket at the bottom of the pack. Imported. Color: Black.

- Cabela's

The High Sierra Hawk 40 is a 40 liter frame pack with a top-load main compartment that has a gusseted drawstring closure and an adjustable top lid, a pre-curved non-adjustable dual aluminum stay with a supportive frame sheet, a front-load sleeping bag compartment with a divider, contoured backpack straps with adjustable load-lifters and Vapel(TM) mesh padding, a stretched-mesh back panel with an Airflow(TM) system, adjustable side and bottom compression straps to stabilize the load, a convenient padded grab handle, an internal hydration reservoir sleeve with dual exit ports for the tube, a removable media pocket, an adjustable sternum strap, soft lashing hardware, dual mesh side water bottle pockets, convenient zippered waist belt pockets, and a tuck-away rain cover.

- Rocky Mountain Trail

Plenty of room for a multiday trip, and lots of mesh to keep you cool and dry as you're hiking, the High Sierra Hawk 40 Backpacking Pack is part of the internal frame Tech Series. Designed with contoured shoulder straps, adjustable load lifters, a stretch-mesh back panel and a cushy hipbelt, this High Sierra pack is made for trimmer torsos. The 40 liter main compartment has a divided sleeping bag section at the bottom and a top lid to keep small stuff handy. The internal hydration sleeve keeps you sippin' as you hike and the zippered pockets on the hipbelt keep snacks and camera within easy reach. From a thru-hike of the John Muir Trail to an adventure abroad, the High Sierra Hawk 40 Pack will keep your back cool, dry and happy under any load.

- Altrec Outlet

Hawk 40 Backpacking Pack is part of High Sierra's new Tech Series internal frame packs. With contoured backpack straps and adjustable load lifters this pack is uniquely shaped to fit a trimmer torso. This pack is loaded with advanced features such as stretched mesh back panel, front load sleeping bag compartment, side and bottom compression straps, hydration reservoir sleeve, convenient pockets to hold extra gear and a tuck away rain cover.

- Altrec Outdoors