Black Diamond Mission 55

Retailers' Descriptions

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The Mission 55 Backpack is an elite top-loading backpack meant for alpine style climbers. Whether you are climbing and cragging or you are going on a winter mission, the Mission 55 will meet your needs.TECH SPECSSwingArm(TM) shoulder straps and thermoformed backpanelTop-loading, with removable lid, drawcord skirt closure and tuck-away rope strapIce-tool PickPockets(TM) and crampon pouchStrippable design: removable hipbelt with fixed webbing belt and removable framesheetHydration compatibleVolume:[S/M] 53 L (3,234 cu in)[M/L] 55 L (3,356 cu in)Average Stock Weight:[S/M] 1.74 kg (3.8 lb)[M/L] 1.76 kg (3.88 lb)Materials:420d nylon

- Gear.com

Black Diamond Climb Mission 55 Pack Cobalt/Black Medium/Large BD681186CBBKM_L1. Providing a balanced carry thanks to its reACTIV hipbelt and SwingArm should straps the Mission is also fully strippable with a removable waistbelt lid and framesheet. The ice tool PickPockets front crampon pouch and a tuck-away rope strap secure gear to the outside while the drawcord skirt provides a second defense against spindrift and light precip.

- CampSaver.com

Dedicated, durable and designed for alpine cragging, mixed ascents and cold-weather expeditions, the Black Diamond Mission pack is our toughest alpine pack. Providing a balanced carry thanks to its reACTIV hipbelt and SwingArm should straps, the Mission is also fully strippable, with a removable waistbelt, lid and framesheet. The ice tool PickPockets, front crampon pouch and a tuck-away rope strap secure gear to the outside, while the drawcord skirt provides a second defense against spindrift and light precip.

- Black Diamond Equipment

Features of the Black Diamond Mission 55 Pack SwingArm shoulder straps and thermoformed backpanel Top-loading, with removable lid, drawcord skirt closure and tuck-away rope strap Ice-tool PickPockets and crampon pouch Strippable design: removable hipbelt with fixed webbing belt and removable framesheet Hydration compatible

- Moosejaw

Black Diamond's Mission 55 Backpack readies you for any alpine adventure, whether it's a summer sending trip or a winter ice climb. With swiveling SwingArm shoulder straps and a rotating ReActive hip belt, the Mission's suspension system allows easy mobility for more comfort on long approaches. The ounce-conscious alipinist can also remove the sturdy framesheet, top lid, hip belt, and fixed webbing belt to strip weight. The Mission is a traditional top-loader with a drawcord skirt that protects your gear from wet weather. There's a sleeve behind the back panel for a hydration reservoir, and Black Diamond adds a tuck-away rope strap for extra convenience while climbing. Pick Pockets secure your ice axes, the front pouch protects the bag from crampons, and the zippered top pocket is perfect for valuables.

- Backcountry.com

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