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Anyone who claims kids are light because they're small is a lying swine. The Kelty Journey Kid Carrier acknowledges that if you had this much weight in a normal backpack it'd be considered a heavy load. Serious suspension with molded and padded everything and a dual-density waistbelt looks like it came off a serious expedition pack (it did). This particular heavy load likes to squirm though, so load lifter straps give your little one some comfortable suspension of her own, and toy loops provide back-up entertainment when the scenery isn't doing it. The Journey includes a removable kid pack so nothing gets left behind. The cockpit seat pad is removable and washable, not that we're implying junior isn't perfectly clean, but just in case.

- Backcountry Outlet

Share the world with your newest addition one step at a time in this Journey Child Carrier from Kelty. This well-equipped frame child carrier offers the same dimensions and most of the same features found on Kelty's bestselling Pathfinder, but it doesn't have the patented sun/rain cover--so don't forget the sunscreen (Kelty's patented sun/rain hood is compatible and sold separately). The Journey features extra padding along the molded shoulder straps and plush waistbelt. It has a torso adjustment slider that can be sized to fit parent torsos between 15 and 22 inches in length, making it an ideal pick for moms and dads who don't mind sharing the load on the same trip. You'll also find a carrying compartment for diapers and wipes, an auto-deploy kickstand and plenty of toy loops for those important essentials.

- Altrec Outdoors

Free Shipping. Kelty Journey Carrier (Fall 2007) The Journey Carrier by Kelty is a carrier for longer hikes and all-day ventures. Includes a removable kid pack with shoulder straps when your toddler prefers to carry their own gear.Carrier Features: Climbing rope handles Toy loops Removable kid pack w/ shoulder straps Removable, washable cockpit pad Safety Features: Auto deploy kickstand 5 point harness 360 degrees of 3M reflective tape No pinch hinge Carrier Suspension Features: Curved, molded, shoulder straps Padded, molded backpanel w/ single stay adjustment 2-layer, 1 piece curved waistbelt Load lifter straps Sternum strap Scherer cinch waistbelt system Sternum strap whistle One waistbelt storage pocket Weight: 6 lb 13 oz Parent Torso Fit Range: 15in. - 22in. Volume: 500in3 Dimensions: 20in. x 16in. x 30in. Maximum Child Weight: 40 lb 0 oz Maximum Load Weight: 50 lb 0 oz Material: 600D Nylon Ripstop & Brushed Nylon Frame: Child Carrier

- Moosejaw

The Kelty Journey offers comfort for both the child and parent while out on the trail or seeing the city sights. For children up to 40 pounds. Padded backpanel, waistbelt, and shoulder straps wrap around the body for a comfortable and supportive fit. 5-point harness secures a child safely and comfortably while growing with the child. No-pinch hinge keeps little fingers and toes from getting hurt. Auto-deploy kickstand allows carrier base to extend itself outward as it is set down.


3M reflective tape accents offer 360-degree increased visibility. Curved, laminated shoulder straps, sternum strap, load lifters and two-layer padded contoured hipbelt distributes load comfortably for parents. For day trips to the market or an afternoon hike, this Kelty K.I.D.S. carrier features a brand new, lighter and smaller frame for comfort and safety. Kickstand is internally spring-loaded (no bungees) for easy, smooth deployment and retraction. Made from brushed nylon and durable 600-denier ripstop nylon for abrasion- and water resistance. Padded cockpit has a wrap-around hug design and features a redesigned reclining position letting the child to sit more naturally and comfortably. Padded, molded backpanel has a single stay and framesheet to protect and support heavy loads and features 6 inches of torso adjustment. Removable kid pack with shoulder straps and bottle pockets helps kids or parents tote toys and essentials. Removable, washable cockpit padding withstands sticky fingers and other mishaps. Seat height can be adjusted to the size of the child. Upgraded, five-point harness system anchors to frame and has a simple central tensioning system similar to those found in car seats.


Kelty Journey


The Journey has been discontinued.

previously retailed for:
$95.97 - $160.00

The Kelty Journey is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen December 10, 2008 at CampSaver.com.

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