This is a pack I have used for everything from 3 day…

Rating: rated 5 of 5 stars
Design: backpack
Size: 2044ci
Max. Load Carried: 50 lbs
Height of Owner: 5'9"
Price Paid: $75.00

This is a pack I have used for everything from 3 day camping trips (although I pack light for camping) to all the junk that needed for 3 kids for an all day trip to the park.

It normally carries my laptop, 70oz Camelbak bladder, Leatherman Wave, small first aid kit (like I said 3 kids...) diapers, wipes, and anything else I think I might need for the day (my wife calls it my Man Purse).

When I'm headed out hunting I can actually pack my shotgun (18.5" slug barrel with a topfolding stock) inside the main compartment or under the outer side compartments, and everything I could need (drag kit, extra clothing, ammo).


I just took this pack on an overnighter into the Grand…

Rating: rated 5 of 5 stars
Number of Pockets: 4
Max. Load Carried: 35lb
Height of Owner: 6'2"
Price Paid: $50

I just took this pack on an overnighter into the Grand Canyon. We did a one night stay and I carried solo tent, bag, stove w/fuel, air pad, clothes and food, and still had room to spare. The outer panel was nice when we had to de-layer on the way down sice it was snowing on th eRm and warm in down below.


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Mountainsmith Approach


The Approach has been discontinued.

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The Mountainsmith Approach is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen May 20, 2006 at REI.

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