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I love this pack. It is so adjustable on the fly while walking down the trail that I found I did not need the stops my co hikers did and I was the only woman. The boys' pace kicked my butt as they picked it up and I would not have made that hike in 2 1/2 days trying to ketch up with the group ahead of us with a lesser pack.
When we got wet my pack did not get wet inside. The multiple entrances to the main bag are great. This pack is older than my 12 yr old and she is taking it on a 3 day next week. She and I have packed it all over the place. It’s a great bag that makes backpacking a joy.
Design: front-loading internal
Number of Pockets: 5
Max. Load Carried: 60-85 lbs
Height of Owner: 5'5"