Marmot Eiger 55

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Took this pack with me for a three-week trip across…

Rating: rated 4 of 5 stars

Took this pack with me for a three-week trip across Europe. It held up well and was more comfortable on the long hikes around the city. The only bad thing, it the removable pack is almost too small to really fit anything more than a light jacket in.

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Large enough for efficient packers to use on multi-day outings, the Marmot Eiger 55 is a serious multi-purpose pack with Marmots famous suspension that comfortably supports any load. A removable front pocket/daypack is ideal for quick day outings away from camp. You can also carry skis in a couple of different configurations.


Free Shipping. Marmot Eiger 55 Pack (Spring 2006) Specifications for the Eiger 55 Pack by Marmot Sizes: Medium & Large Body: 420d Broken Twill Nylon and 1000d Stretch Cordura Reinforcement: 1000d Kodra Volume (US/Metric): Med. 3200 ci / 52 liters, Lg. 3400 ci / 55 liters Weight (US/Metric): Med. 4lb 8 oz / 2kg, Lg. 4lb 12 oz / 2.1 kg Features: Aircut Silver backpanel Compression Molded Backpanel Dual density, S-shaped shoulder straps Removable front pocket/daypack Front panel access Dual ice axe straps Ski carrying system Hydration pocket and port Women's hip belt available

- Moosejaw

This streamlined rock-climbing pack can haul all the necessities you need on a multiday high-country adventure. Top-loading design includes three convenient pockets in the removable lid: a zippered top pocket, internal mesh pocket and a pocket under lid. Lightweight 3-D DriClime® mesh hipbelt offers load distribution along with ample breathability. Marmot's BioSpan™ load-transfer system efficiently distributes weight over your back's middle area and lumbar region for carrying comfort. Ultralight Frame System with HDPE framesheet and an aluminum stay provides an optimal blend of stiffness and torsional flex to support big loads. Compression-molded back panel and dual-density shoulder straps offer high levels of cushioning and durability. Fluid reservoir pocket lets you haul enough water to keep you hydrated during intense activity and on warm days (reservoir sold separately). Dual ice axe loops with lash straps allow easy access to tools and equipment. Four side-compression straps stabilize pack load and double as a ski carrying system for winter outings. Ski carrying system lets you choose how you want to carry skis. High-tenacity nylon provides excellent abrasion resistance and tear strength for durability. Constructed of 420-denier Broken Twill Nylon and 1000-denier stretch Cordura® and reinforced with 840-denier HT Nylon. Front zippered pocket removes to become a daypack for outings away from basecamp. In addition, front-panel access gives you a way to get to gear without unpacking everything.


The Marmot Eiger 55 Backpack - 3200cu in is a quintessential alpine backcountry pack. Its a classic top-loading pack with a removable daypack.


Marmot Eiger 55


The Eiger 55 has been discontinued.

previously retailed for:
$132.27 - $199.00

The Marmot Eiger 55 is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen January 10, 2008 at

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