Osprey Verve 3

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Retailers' Descriptions

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The Osprey Women's Verve 3 Pack is a cycling pack for short rides. At just 3L in volume, it includes and holsters a Hydraulics; LT 2.5L reservoir, so drink up. The hose will be held in close proximity thanks to the magnetic bite valve retention and there is plenty of space for a few bike fix Items. Features of the Osprey Women's Verve 3 Pack Upper side compression straps Direct access zip path to reservoir compartment Heat embossed scratch free zippered stash pocket Front fabric shove-it pocket with zippered organization pocket Lidlock helmet attachment Blinker light attachment Stretch mesh harness pocket Magnetic sternum strap bite valve attachment

- Moosejaw

This pack designed specifically for women offers the right amount of room for quick trips. At the same time, it still comes equipped with Osprey's quintessential features for comfort and organization, including a foam framesheet that transfers the load to the back panel and a BioStretch(TM) harness that aligns with your shoulder's contours. Additionally, when it comes to packing, you'll find an array of pockets, including one for a hydration reservoir, and a hip belt and compression straps for balancing your load.. . Made out of a 210D poly honey comb and 420HD packcloth blend. Includes a 2.5L hydration reservoir with direct zip access and a sternum valve bite attachment. Connect helmet to the pack through the LidLock(TM) system. Lightweight feel with minimal body contact. Features upper side compression straps for better load stability. Includes a front shove-it pocket for keeping gear accessible. Equipped with a harness pocket for quickly accessing small items. Option to quickly attach a blinker light for better visibility. Atilon foam framesheet lets you move dynamically while spreading the load across the entire back panel. Airscape(TM) back panel uses ridged foam for full ventilation. BioStretch(TM) harness gives a contoured fit. Comes with a removable 20mm stabilizing hip belt. Imported.

- EMS

For the hiking and cycling minimalist, the Osprey Verve 3 women's hydration pack is a slim option that lets you carry the bare essentials, along with 85 fl. oz. of liquid.

- Mountain Gear

Ospreys womens specific Verve 3 is the perfect size for short and sweet rides. The suspension is designed for moving light and fast: A foam framesheet spreads weight across a ventilated mesh backpanel for lightweight comfort. The BioStretch shoulder harness provides a contoured fit and the webbing hipbelt is removable to shave ounces. If you end up carrying extra weight, top compression straps lend extra load stability.

- Summit Hut

Built for chasing light up and over steeps, the Osprey Women's Verve 3 Hydration Pack is fortified with just enough room for snacks and supplies--ultimately enabling you to work up your post-ride appetite. After all, the last time you called up the corner Chinese food spot ravenous after a bike ride, you accidentally asked for "short and sweet chicken," which was mostly indicative of your ride but laughable all the same. Designed to be worn while in an upright or position, the Verve 3 is outfitted with a foam framesheet that disperses your load across the ventilated mesh backpanel while the BioStretch shoulder harness ensures a women-specific and contoured fit. Additionally, the webbing hip belt is removable should you desire to shave off some ounces and the top compression straps offer load stabilization. The included 2. 5-liter Hydraulics Reservoir is fashioned with a magnetic bite valve that mates with the sternum buckle to keep the hose secure when you're bouncing around the trail. Not to mention, the pack has holding capacity for a few energy chews and an extra emergency layer for when you need it the most and the LidLock keeps your helmet close at hand when its not in use.

- Backcountry.com

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Price Current Retail: $59.99
Historic Range: $44.95-$80.00

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