Mountain Hardwear South Col 70
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Light, flexible, versatile and roomy, this pack is the perfect one-pack solution for expedition climbing This is Mountain Hardwear's one-pack solution for mountaineering expeditions on big peaks around the world
Mountain Hardwear's South Col Backpack features: Compression strap system with glove-friendly buckles, skirt extension, and a durable Dyneema front panel.
Light, flexible and roomy, the Mountain Hardwear South Col 70 Backpack is the perfect one-pack solution for expedition climbing. Flexible design concept allows suspension and bag components to be removed to significantly reduce weight when not needed Versatile Alpine suspension provides outstanding stability, comfort and support Highly functional Alpine Compression Strap System with glove-friendly buckles secures overloads, effectively shrinks pack to minimal volume, and tucks away inside front panel pocket when not needed Skirt extension adds 500 cu. in. / 8L of carrying capacity when needed FlapTop design allows pack to be used without the top lid with no compromise in compression or weather-protection Durable Dyneema front panel offers lash points for all kinds of mountaineering gear Removable top pocket has webbing loops on top and rope strap underneath Ski-friendly feature set including ski loops and shovel space in front pocket
The roomy Mountain Hardwear South Col 70 pack hauls alpine and climbing gear on single or multiday climbs. Its light and flexible design is perfect for climbing expeditions. Pack weight can be reduced substantially by removing the framesheet and top lid, and swapping the padded hipbelt for 1.5-in. webbing hipbelt (included). Alpine suspension offers stability, comfort and support; light and strong hollow-core center stay allows extra flexibility when climbing. Dual-density foam padded shoulder straps and hipbelt distribute load evenly for maximum comfort. Compression-molded back panel sheds snow and enhances ventilation and comfort. Removable framesheet provides support and keeps the back panel flat. Top-loading main compartment features an under-lid rope attachment. Hydration-compatible design features a reservoir pocket and twin drink tube exit ports for on-the-go hydration (reservoir sold separately). High-durability front panel resists damage from ice axes, crampons and rocks. Compression straps with glove-friendly buckles secure your load, shrink unused pack volume and tuck away inside a front panel pocket when not in use. Reinforced 3-point haul system, center daisy chain and ski loops let you attach alpine gear to the outside of the pack. The Mountain Hardwear South Col 70 pack is made of a 100-denier SilSeal Cordura(R) body, Dyneema(R) polyethylene front panel and 840-denier ballistic nylon bottom.