Osprey Aether AG 85

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The Osprey Aether AG 85 is the perfect backpacking solution when your primary concerns are carrying heavy loads in ventilated comfort on weeklong, monthlong, or never ending journeys. Now featuring their innovative Anti-Gravity technology and custom fit along with an incredibly robust feature set and a top lid that converts to a functional daypack or summit pack.

- Mountain Gear

Osprey Backpacking Packs Aether AG 85 Pack-Outback Orange-Medium 10000650. For backpacking thru-hikes and alpine expeditions the Aether AG Series has a pedigree like no other pack. We have set the bar for technical backpacking packs by combining Anti-Gravity technology with customizable fit and innovative features like our new convertible top lid to create a more capable and comfortable pack for long-haul load carryingon any multi-day excursion.When you need a pack that can carry heavy loads for up to a week or for a month there is no better option than the Aether AG 85 pack.

- CampSaver.com

Carry basecamp-worthy loads with skis to boot, or journey beyond the reach of resupplies. For backpacking, thru-hikes, and alpine expeditions, the Aether AG

- EMS

Constructed tough for trips that span weeks, the Osprey Aether 85 AG pack keeps large hauls riding comfortably with a custom-fit harness, moldable hipbelt and suspended-mesh back panel.

- REI

Buy a plane ticket to New Zealand, pack up your gear in the Osprey Aether AG 85 Backpack, and wander into the land of infinite possibilities. Equipped with Anti-Gravity technology, the newly reworked back panel is specifically designed to make the pack feel lighter than it actually is through a suspended panel of lightweight mesh that has a not-even-there feel when the pack is weighed down with a week's worth of gear. A staple of Osprey's packs, the LightWire frame provides crucial support while keeping weight to a minimum through its reliable load transfer, allowing you to focus on the overwhelmingly grandiose beauty of your surroundings, instead of the brutal weight of your pack while trekking rocky, steep terrain. The adjustable IsoForm5 shoulder harness and CM hip belt allow the fit of the pack to be dialed in to fit your frame size--although, it's worth a mention that the pack is available in three different sizes to fit different torso lengths. A removable top-lid converts to a detachable day pack for quick adventures away from base camp, while the zippered sleeping bag compartment and removable sleeping pad straps carry your bed-time gear with ease. Multiple compression straps help cinch down the load for added stability, and multiple gear attachment points hold ice axes and trekking poles for close-at-hand access. From week-long trips to full-on month-long adventures, the Aether AG is your go-to pack to getting you through the backcountry with all your gear.

- Backcountry.com