Mountainsmith Youth Scout
I bought this pack for my 10-year-old son and I swear…
Number of Pockets: 6
Max. Load Carried: 40 Lbs
Height of Owner: 5'
Price Paid: $99
I bought this pack for my 10-year-old son and I swear it has more room than my North Face 65.
This is an awesome pack. I am actually looking for the adult model. I highly recommend it.
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Mountainsmith Youth Scout External-Frame Backpack Pinon GreenThe Mountainsmith Youth Scout External-Frame Backpack Pinon Green is lightweight and durable. It has a nice external frame, and enough pockets to separate items, but not so many that you forget where you put stuff. There are 2 external pockets on the left side and one long external pocket on the right, plus the bigger, square external pocket on the back. There is also a pocket on the top flap. A camelback fit perfectly in this pocket, and the zipper stayed closed even with the drinking hose extending out. The sleeping bag sling is very handy. This pack is really roomy. You can pack this backpack with al required gear; clothes, mess kit, first aid kit, survival kit, compass, toilet paper, full body rain suit, sleeping bag, sleeping pad. Then you can add the food and a tent - and there is still room to spare! The waist/hip band is highly adjustable. You can also adjust it up or down on the pack frame, depending on the height of the wearer. This pack adjusts at the chest, too.
Outfit aspiring explorers with the Mountainsmith Scout pack, featuring a lightweight aluminum frame and plenty of storage to keep kids comfortable and well prepared for their first wilderness forays.
With a look reminiscent of the pack you hauled to camp all those years ago, the Mountainsmith Youth Scout Backpack will help your boy learn to enjoy the outdoors just like you did. The suspension adjusts to perfectly fit his torso length, and the sleeping bag sling with compression straps makes it easy to pack overnight gear.
A supportive external frame designed just for kids, the Mountain Smith Youth Scout Backpack provides a comfortable backpacking experience for kids.
- Altrec Outdoors