Mountain Hardwear South Col 70


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Weight 3 lb 9 oz / 1.62 kg 3 lb 12 oz / 1.70 kg 4 lb / 1.82 kg
Capacity 3975 cu in / 65 L 4275 cu in / 70 L 4575 cu in / 75 L
Dimensions - 30 in X 14 in X 13 in / 76 cm X 37 cm X 34 cm 32 in X 15 in X 14 in / 81 cm X 38 cm X 36 cm
Waist Range 27 in - 31 in / 69 cm - 79 cm 30 in - 35 in / 76 cm - 89 cm -
Torso Range 15.0 in. - 18.0 in. / 38 cm - 46 cm 17.0 in. - 20.0 in. / 43 cm - 51 cm 19.5 in. - 22.5 in. / 50 cm - 57 cm
Materials 100D HT Ripstop Dobby Nylon, HardWear™ X-Ply Dyneema®, 840D HT Ballistic Nylon 100D HT Ripstop Dobby Nylon, HardWear™ X-Ply Dyneema®, 840D HT Ballistic Nylon 100D HT Ripstop Dobby Nylon, HardWear™ X-Ply Dyneema®, 840D HT Ballistic Nylon

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Sporting a removable suspension and a waterproof membrane, this versatile pack helps keep your shoulders comfortable on gear-heavy climbs and extended backcountry escapes, and your contents dry.


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The Mountain Hardwear South Col 70 OutDry Pack is a mountaineer pack that won't back down to a little bad weather. The large pack is ready to be loaded up with all the gear needed for your adventure in the alpine or even just a long backpacking adventure. The OutDry construction allows the main compartment to not just secure your gear, but keep it waterproof protected. Take on nature, rain or shine. The front panel is made of an incredibly durable X-Ply Ripstop, creating a front stash where you can store sharp crampons or just some damp rain gear. Most pieces Are removable, including the top pocket, padded waist belt (swappable for the webbing belt) and even the aluminum stays. Adjust the pack for your adventure, whether you're tackling a day to the summit or just going on a trip with a lighter-load. Features of the Mountain Hardwear South Col 70 OutDry Pack OutDry membrane construction main compartment keeps your gear safe and dry Flexible design concept allows removing or adding pack components for optimal versatility HardWave suspension conforms comfortably to the curve of your back and distributes weight evenly but is removable for carrying light loads Multiple lash points and long compression webbing allow for overloads while effectively reducing volume as needed to keep any size load stable Large zippered front pocket allows storage of frequently needed Items or tools and maintains volume even when main compartment is full Easy access crampon stash pocket Intuitive, easy to secure and adjust ice-ax / ice tool carry system with pass through sleeve to conceal picks Super-strong X-Ply Ripstop front panel offers extreme abrasion resistance and tear strength at an incredibly light weight Great load transfer through an aluminum perimeter stay that locks into hipbelt while allowing slight pivoting Dual-Density shoulder straps carry in comfort Removable padded waist belt, with gear loops, adds stability Swap the padded waist belt for a webbing belt (included) when carrying lighter loads Removable top pocket with zippered security pocket inside for valuables Reinforced grab handle ensures safe hauling when needed Deep wand or picket pockets with hook and loop closure

- Moosejaw

The Mountain Hardwear South Col 70 Outdry is a one-pack solution for mountaineering expeditions on the world's highest peaks. The flexible design and highly evolved compression system lets you add and remove components as well as shrink and expand the pack as needed. OutDry construction bonds a durable waterproof membrane to the main compartment so that your gear stays safe and dry in even the wettest conditions.

- Mountain Gear