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The women's Osprey Viva 65 pack provides essential features for backcountry travel and offers an incredibly versatile fit-all in a complete value package.

- REI

The Osprey Women's Viva 65 Backpack isn't going to carry all your glamping gear--that solar-powered margarita mixer, inflatable couch/bed, and mini TV your Nanna gave you for Christmas will have to stay home--but it will carry everything you actually need for a few days in the wilderness. Better still, it won't leave your back yearning for that battery-powered massager you got for your birthday last year.Osprey equipped the Viva with everything you need to rough it comfortably in the wild, like a efficient and comfortable LiveWire peripheral frame that supports loads between 30 and 50 pounds. It also attached a breathable Airscape backpanel to help keep you cool and comfortable, even when you're hiking up a steep, sunny, and dusty trail with forty pounds strapped to your back. The bottom of the bag is fitted with a sleeping bag compartment with a removable divider, and the cavernous main compartment can be packed to the brim via the reliable top-loading design. You can cinch down the floating lid to save on space when you're packing light, or extend it when you do decide to bring along that margarita mixer. Small items like headlamps, maps, snacks, and rain jackets can be stashed in any of the top, front, side, or hip pockets. When the end goal does require more specialized equipment, the Viva will smoothly carry extra gear via the dual front daisy chains, ice axe loops, and trekking pole carriers.

- Backcountry.com

The Osprey Women's Viva 65 Pack is a spacious pack for three to seven days on the dusty trail. Load your sleeping bag into the zippered compartment down at the bottom, strap your sleeping pad to the exterior straps, and everything else goes in from the top. Don't forget your camp stove or your tent, food and maybe a fresh pair of undies and you'll be primed and ready for a week or so in the backcountry. Okay, you'll probably want to add a few more things but this 65 liter can handle the load. Adjustable torso and hipbelt keeps you comfortable from trailhead to trailend, and the Stow-on-the-Go keeps trekking poles at the ready when not in use. All these Features, and your grandma won't panic when she sees how much it costs. Or your own bank account, whomever is chipping in for this beaut. Features of the Osprey Women's Viva 65 Pack Designed in a women's specific Fit for use on weekend or weeklong trips lasting 3 to 7 days 3.5mm LightWire? peripheral frame effectively transfersthe load from harness to hipbelt 1mm Hdpe framesheet spreads load across the entirebackpanel to the peripheral frame Mesh covered ridged foam allows maximum ventilationwhile keeping the load close to the body Soft, edgeless padded mesh offers a soft breathablecontact surface and large load support Adjustable sternum strap with rescue whistle Adjustable hipbelt for a perfect Fit for a comfortable carry Soft, edgeless padded mesh offers a soft, breathablecontact surface Stiffened internal structure for large load support Plenty of storage space, thanks to the zippered hipbelt pockets, top lid zippered pocket, under lid zippered mesh pocket, large stretch mesh front pocket, and Dual access stretch mesh side pockets Dual front panel daisy chains Dual ice tool loops Zippered sleeping bag compartment with removable divider Removable sleeping pad straps Dual Upper and lower side compression straps Stow-on-the-Go? trekking pole attachment Dual access stretch mesh side pockets Internal hydration sleeve

- Moosejaw

When youa (TM)re planning to spend a week exploring the trails, this bag gives the capacity to hold your gear. But, ita (TM)s not only the space thata (TM)s an asset. Designed specifically with women hikers in mind, this pack adjusts and transfers weight to your hips. Dual side compression straps improve balance, while mesh materials allow for better ventilation. . Made out of 210D Nylon Double Diamond Ripstop material and 600D Packcloth. . Features a floating top pocket, zippered hip belt pockets, and a stretch mesh front pocket for holding and organizing your gear. . Dual tool attachment loops with daisy chain tie-off points. . Separate sleeping bag compartment is extra secure. . Dual upper and lower compression straps help stabilize your load. . Stow-on-the-Go(TM) trekking pole attachment lets you quickly pack your poles away. . Dual Access Stretch Mesh Side Pockets expand your storage options. . Internal hydration sleeve in the main body. . 3.5mm LightWire(TM) peripheral frame transfers the load from your harness to the hip belt. . 1mm HDPE framesheet spreads load across the backpanel to the peripheral frame. . Airscape(TM) backpanel incorporates mesh-covered ridged foam for full ventilation. . Spacer mesh harness creates a breathable contact surface and greater load support. . Adjustable sternum strap with rescue whistle. . Adjustable hip belt made out of soft, edgeless padded mesh. . Imported. .

- EMS

The lightweight, easy to fit and comfortable women's specific Osprey Viva 65 Backpack ensures great carrying ability for weekend or weeklong trips lasting 3 to 7 days.

- Mountain Gear