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Looking for a trusty companion for your next backpacking trip? The Osprey Ariel AG 55 pack rides comfortably and has plenty of room to carry all your essentials for a full week on the trail.


Extended weekends spent bagging King's Peak and week-long wanderings in Olympic National Park call for the comfort and innovative features of the Osprey Packs Women's Ariel AG 55 Backpack. It has enough space for everything you need for several days in the wilderness, a supportive and breathable suspension system for comfort with heavy loads, and plenty of clever features to make life on the trail easier. Anti-Gravity technology with a customizable fit lets you dial in the perfect fit with ease, and tons of cushy mesh helps you stay cool through long summer days. A zippered sleeping bag compartment and removable sleeping pad straps offer dedicated space for your bulkier items, and top and side entry options let you easily reach gear without dumping out the entire pack's contents. When you make a push for a peak after setting up basecamp, the detachable DayLid doubles as a daypack for better efficiency. And if you're trying to shave weight on a shorter trip, the FlapJacket cover allows you to leave the DayLid at home.

- Backcountry.com

For backpacking, thru-hikes and alpine expeditions, the Ariel AG(TM) Series has a pedigree like no other pack. Osprey set the bar for technical backpacking packs by combining Anti-Gravity(TM) technology with customizable fit and innovative features like the new convertible top lid to create a more capable and comfortable pack for long-haul load carrying on any multi-day excursion. When you need a pack that can carry heavy loads for up to a week, there is no better option than the Ariel AG(TM) 55 pack.. . Body is made out of 210D Nylon Dobby. Accents are made out of 210D High Tenacity Nylon Shadow Box. Bottom is made out of 500D Nylon Packcloth. Custom Fit: The IsoForm5 harness and CM(TM) hipbelt provide outstanding fit and comfort for especially heavy loads and long miles. Both components are interchangeable to provide a truly custom fit.. Anti-Gravity(TM) Technology: The Aether/Ariel AG(TM) features a continuous, suspended panel of lightweight mesh extending from the upper torso through the lumbar area of the pack and wraps the user in supreme comfort.. Convertible Top-Lid Daypack: Haul your gear to basecamp, remove the top-lid and deploy the impressively functional DayLid(TM) to summit a nearby peak or backcountry picnic.. Removable top-lid converts to DayLid(TM) daypack. Dual upper side compression straps. Dual access side stretch mesh pockets. Lower Inside-Out(TM) compression straps. Zippered hipbelt pockets. Stow-on-the-Go(TM) trekking pole attachment. Additional main compartment access. Large stretch mesh front panel pocket. Dual front compression straps with StraightJacket(TM) compression. Dual ice tool loops with bungee tie-offs. Zippered sleeping bag compartment with removable divider. Removable sleeping pad straps. Integrated FlapJacket(TM) cover for lidless use. External hydration reservoir sleeve. Large front J-zip acce


The Osprey Ariel AG 55 is the perfect women's specific backpacking solution when your primary concerns are carrying heavy loads in ventilated comfort for up a weekend or more. Now featuring their innovative Anti-Gravity technology and custom fit along wit

- Mountain Gear

The Osprey Women's Ariel AG 55 Pack is a backpacking pack built for a weekend or week in the backcountry. Load it up with plenty of gear for a short weekend, or pAre down your list and stay out for a week, either way the Anti-Gravity Technology will comfortably holster the load upon your back. The IsoForm Anti-Gravity harness and IsoForm CM; hipbelt offer cushion and personalization. Access the interior from the top, or grab something quick via the side panel zipper access. The top DayLid converts to a daypack when heading off on a short jaunt from base camp, lightening your load quickly. From sleeping pad compartment to Stow-on-the-Go; trekking pole attachments, you've got a place for everything. Features of the Osprey Women's Ariel AG 55 Pack Removable top-lid converts to DayLid daypack Dual Upper side compression straps Dual access side stretch mesh pockets Lower Inside-Out compression straps Zippered hipbelt pockets Stow-on-the-Go trekking pole attachment Additional main compartment access Large stretch mesh front panel pocket Dual front compression straps with StraightJacket compression Dual ice tool loops with bungee tie-offs Zippered sleeping bag compartment with removable divider Removable sleeping pad straps Integrated FlapJacket cover for lidless use External hydration reservoir sleeve Side panel zip access to main compartment Dual zippered panel loading main compartment Additional straight zip front panel main compartment access External hydration reservoir sleeve Small zippered front panel stash pocket Tuckaway ice tool loop with bungee handle wrap Air mesh harness with edgeless wrap over shoulders LightWire tensioned, full peripheral frame comfortably transfers pack load Top to bottom suspended mesh wraps shoulders, back and hips for a fully integrated backpanel Fit Interchangeable sizes for a precise, personalized Fit Die-cut foam lower and mesh ExoForm wrap Upper Adjustable sternum strap with safety whistle Custom heat molding and interchangeable sizes for a precise, personalized Fit Mesh bridge between pads pulls in the lumbar to support heavy loads

- Moosejaw