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The Osprey Kode 42 backpack offers ample 42 liter capacity for snow play, hut-to-hut trips and ski patrol endeavors, with highly durable nylon construction and packed with features. The Osprey Kode 42 is a dedicated, technical backcountry snowplay pack designed specifically for ski/snowboard mountaineering, hut-to-hut trips and ski patrol endeavors. Ski/Snowboard Mountaineering/Hut-to-Hut Trips/Ski Patrol. Key Fabrics: 420D HD nylon, 420D hex rip nylon. Diagonal Ski Carry: Diagonal ski carry utilizes one side of the bottom front panel webbing and secures on the opposite side of the top front panel webbing. Dual Top Load/Backpanel Access (Step 1): The Kode 42 offers both backpanel and top load access to your dry pocket and hydration compartment. For backpanel entry, unclip the load lifter straps at the top of the harness to gain full access to the dual zipper pulls on the backpanel. Dual Top Load/Backpanel Access (Step 2): For top load access, unclip the top pocket retention straps to flip back the top pocket and access through the skirt collar. Glove Friendly Buckles: Swift release glove friendly buckles release quickly with thumb and forefinger providing easy access to retained items. Hipbelt Pockets: Dual articulated zippered hipbelt pockets allow for one hand usage when stashing and accessing often needed smaller items. Horizontal Backpanel Snowboard Carry (Step 1): A reinforced hipbelt wing provides quick horizontal snowboard carry across the backpanel of the pack. Place the pack backpanel up on the ground and position snowboard base up horizontally across the pack's backpanel, resting it on the reinforced hipbelt wings with the bindings on either side of the pack. Horizontal Backpanel Snowboard Carry (Step 2): Load the board and pack onto your back tensioning the hipbelt and harness to secure the board horizontally between the pack's backpanel and your pack. Reverse to remove. Hydration (Step 1): An internal zippered backpanel hydration compartment with reservoir hanger and a fully insulated dual zippered harness router provide for hassle and ice free hydration. Slip your reservoir into the zippered compartment utilizing the reservoir hanger if needed. Hydration (Step 2): Route the hydration hose through the right harness strap for on-the-go water management. Ice Tool Carry: A single ice tool loop at the base of the pack works in conjunction with the upper ski carry straps to provide stable and secure ice tool carry. Top Pocket with Helmet Carry: The Kode 42 features a dual compartment zippered top pocket featuring an integrated helmet carry system, non scratch goggle sleeve and under lid zippered pocket for the utmost in organization and access. Underlid Rope Carry (Step 1): On the underside of the Kode 42's top pocket you will find the nylon webbing that serves as your pack's rope carry system. Simply place your coiled rope beneath the nylon webbing and tension securely using the slider buckle. Underlid Rope Carry (Step 2): Reengage the top pocket via the top pocket retention straps and secure rope between top pocket and main pocket body. Vertical Frontpanel Snowboard Carry: Dual upper and lower reinforced strap wings on the reinforced fabric front panel of the Kode provide stable vertical snowboard carry. Key Fabrics: 420D HD nylon, 420D hex rip nylon. Available Sizes: Small/Medium, Medium/Large. S/M Volume: 40L or 2441 cu. in.. M/L Volume: 42L or 2563 cu. in.. S/M Weight: 1.64 kg or 3 lbs. 10 oz.. M/L Weight: 1.65 kg or 3 lbs. 10 oz.. S/M Dimensions(HxWxD): 24 x 13 x 13 in. or 60 x 33 x 32 cm. M/L Dimensions(HxWxD): 26 x 13 x 13 in. or 65 x 33 x 32 cm. Available Color(s): Hoodoo Red, Black, Nitro Green

- Tahoe Mountain Sports

Incorporating design feedback from backcountry professionals and athletes, the updated Osprey Kode 42 snow pack adds logical organization and sharp style to a full day or overnight off-piste venture.


When the not-so-beaten path seems endless, and the bottom of the mountains has disappeared beneath the clouds, you'll keep on going knowing that your Osprey Kode 42 pack holds everything but the kitchen sink. Avalanche professionals, ski guides, and backcountry powder freaks flock to the Osprey Kode 42 Backpack for its comfort, versatility, large capacity, and streamlined design. The Kode features multiple carry options for both boards and skis, as well as plenty of internal panel storage for all of your essential winter items. Durable 420 denier nylon was used to construct the Kode 42, and adjustable torso straps are lined with EVA foam. With dual top and back panel access, the Kode is easy to organize and load. In addition, the Osprey features external straps configured to hold everything from skis to ice axes and rope. Hip belt pockets provide easy access to your camera or phone, and all of the buckles are glove-friendly. Finally, you won't get thirsty in your outdoor pursuits with an internal hydration pocket. It includes a reservoir hanger and an insulated router for hands-free and ice-free drinking.

- Backcountry.com

On Sale. Free Shipping. Osprey Kode 42 Pack FEATURES of the Osprey Kode 42 Pack Diagonal Ski Carry Dual Top Load/Backpanel Access Glove Friendly Buckles Hipbelt Pockets Horizontal Backpanel Snowboard Carry Hydration Ice Tool Carry Top Pocket with Helmet Carry Underlid Rope Carry Vertical Frontpanel Snowboard Carry

- Moosejaw

Osprey Kode 42 - New - The Kode 42 is a dedicated, technical backcountry snowplay pack designed specifically for ski/snowboard mountaineering, hut-to-hut trips and ski patrol endeavors. Diagonal Ski Carry Glove Friendly Buckles Hipbelt Pockets Horizontal Backpanel Snowboard Carry Hydration Ice Tool Carry Stowable Helmet Carry Top Stash Pocket Vertical Snowboard Carry Dimensions Dimensions are shown as length (height) x width x depth IN: 26 x 13 x 13 CM: 65 x 33 x 32 Manuals Fall 2013 Kode Owner's Manual [1,705 KB PDF]

- Massey's Outfitters

Osprey Kode 42

previously retailed for:
$96.73 - $169.99

The Osprey Kode 42 is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen February 4, 2018 at REI.

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