Mountainsmith CDT 45
We use these and the PCT for outfitting. They are…
We use these and the PCT for outfitting. They are a great women's specific harness fit and have some great little features true to Mountainsmith's excellent craftsmanship. They do get a little grubby but are surprisingly easy to clean. The Mountainsmith pack covers are cool (if you're after the 'stealth' look!
The front pocket can take a lightweight tent leaving room for all the rest of your gear inside (ie. you can use this light little pack for some big adventures!)
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On Sale. Free Shipping. Mountainsmith Women's CDT 45 Pack (Fall 2007) The CDT 45 by Mountainsmith is specifically designed for women in search of a technical, lightweight, and comfortable multi-day thru-hiking pack.Features: Top load access Floating lid with clear map and valuables pocket converts into backpack Hypalon A-frame ski attachment straps Compressible dual water bottle/wand pocket Hydration sleeve with exit port Internal white PU coating promotes clear visibility of contents Bottom and top (under lid) compression Dual-density molded back panel and pivoting waist belt Two ice axe loops Load Dispersion Technology quick adjustment suspension system Construction: Twin 0.75 T6 6061 Aluminum corrugated stays Nylon Cordura 210D with 3x PU coating body fabric with 420D bottom 500D Nylon Kodra expander sleeve material Duraflex Aliens with mesh panel hardware Hypalon reinforcement Regular Torso: SDT Volume: 2624cu. in. / 43 L Weight: 2 lbs 15 oz / 1.3 kg Torso: 14in.-17in. / 36-43 cm Size: 26 x 11.5 x 11 / 66 x 29 x 28cm EXT Volume: 4211 cu. in. / 69L Large Torso: SDT Volume: 2746 cu. in. / 45 L Weight: 3 lbs 1 oz / 1.4 kg Torso: 17in.-20in. / 43-51 cm Size: 27 x 11.5 x 11 / 69 x 29 x 28 cm EXT Volume: 4455 cu. in. / 73L
Mountiansmith's CDT 45 Backpack is their ultra-lightweight pack for women. Astonishing comfort, bomb-proof construction and intuitive design make the CDT 45 the perfect choice for serious through-hikers and weight-concious backpackers. This pack is named for the Continental Divide Trail, a place where the CDT 45 be the ideal backpack. Mountainsmith makes this backpack available to you in small and regular torso lengths.