weight 14 oz / 400 g
Capacity 480 cu in / 8 L

Manufacturer's Description

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Retailers' Descriptions

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On Sale. Free Shipping. Osprey Talon 8 Lumbar Pack FEATURES of the Osprey Talon 8 Lumbar Pack Patterned Talon reflective graphic Superlight YKK buckles Diecut vented EVA harness Softer elastic binding - hip and harness External hydration sleeve BPA-free sport bottles included Horizontal straight jacket Padded bottle sleeves with bungee StraightJacket Compression and side stabilizers 2 zippered hipbelt pockets Front bungee for extra compression or stowage Internal mesh pocket Talon BioStretch Adjustable Harness Torso adjustable sizes, S/M, M/L Slotted adjustable sternum strap with whistle buckle Stretch woven energy gel pockets AirScape Backpanel with Ridge-Molded Foam and Air Chimney Creates a lightweight, yet supportive and ventilated backpanel BioStretch Built-in Hipbelt Mesh covered, slotted foam hip belt Zippered stretch mesh hipbelt pockets ErgoPull hipbelt closure SPECIFICATIONS of the Osprey Talon 8 Lumbar Pack 70D x 100D nylon shadow check 160D x 330D nylon shadow box Stretch woven nylon with lycra Dimension: (H x W x D): 8 x 10 x 6in. / 20 x 26 x 14 cm Volume: 488 cubic inches / 8 liter Weight: 13 oz / 0.36 kg OVERSIZE ITEM: We cannot ship this product by any expedited shipping method (3-Day, 2-Day or Next Day). Even if you pick that option, it will still go Ground Shipping. Sorry for being so mean.

- Moosejaw

The largest of Osprey's lumbar packs, the Talon 8 comes with two 20 oz. sports bottles housed in their own padded bottle sleeves and plenty of storage for carrying needed items while hiking, trail running, or mountain biking.


Lightweight and lumbar-hugging, the Osprey Talon 8 Waistpack is perfect for carrying water and essentials for hiking, mountain biking and trail running. 2 zippered hipbelt pockets and main compartment with internal mesh pocket stow gear. 2 padded pockets securely hold included BPA-free water bottles. Front bungee. Osprey Talon 8 Waistpack features Straight Jacket(TM) horizontal compression straps and side stabilizers that secure water bottles and loads for jostle-free carrying.


Grab a hold of the Osprey Talon 8 Lumbar Pack and head out for a fun day on trail. Whether you're planning on hiking, biking, or running, the Talon 8 comes with eight liters of internal space to carry your snacks, camera, and an extra layer or two. The hip belt pockets work well for carrying energy bars or a cell phone, and the side stabilizers help keep the pack steady when you're moving quickly over uneven ground. And since you're bound to work up a big thirst as you log all those miles, the Talon 8 also comes with two water bottles so you stay hydrated as you go.

- Backcountry.com

Osprey Talon 8


The Osprey Talon 8 is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen June 23, 2014 at Moosejaw.

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