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Approach 40 Mountainsmith

Item Code: 13-50105-01

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Approach 40 Mountainsmith: Extremely versatile, shorter torso panel loader for minimalist weekends in the backcountry.

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Approach 40 Mountainsmith

Approach 40 Mountainsmith: Extremely versatile, shorter torso panel loader for minimalist weekends in the backcountry.

Approach 40 Mountainsmith Specs:

  • Internal hydration bladder sleeve with exit port (bladder not included)
  • Side panel accessory pocket fits SIGG™ and Nalgene® style water bottles
  • Haul handle
  • Dimensions: 23.25'' x 9.5'' x 11.75''/59 x 24 x 30 cm
  • Weight: 3 lbs 4 oz /1.5 kg
  • Volume: 2135 cu. in./38 L
  • Fit Range:17'' - 22''/43 - 56 cm
  • Extended Volume: 2868 cu. in./47 L

Approach 40 Mountainsmith: The convenient panel load style and carry on size makes this the perfect travel piece for weekend get aways while the backcountry features and technical suspension allow this backpack to shine on gear intensive day hikes and fast overnights.

Approach 40 Mountainsmith: The innovative ICS Cup (Illiac Crest Shelf) hipbelt transfers and locks the pack load onto the hips, the Delta Wing Compression system pulls the load into the lumbar region and focuses on the Lumbar Control Point pad on the lower backpanel to fully secure the pack load against the user's major weight bearing point, the lumbar/sacrum region.
Approach 40 Mountainsmith: All this while the Anvil Airway backpanel keeps you cool on the longest trail day.

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