Grand Tour 55 Litre Backpack

£130.00
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Description

Designed to be used on the long distance trail tours of this world, from the Pacific Crest Trail to the Great Himalayan Trail. Developed in conjunction with world leading authorities in long distance travel on foot. The Grand Tour 55 by Montane is exceptionally light despite featuring a back system that will provide comfort and technical details specifically designed for long distance treks.

Features

  • Lightweight
  • Tough
  • Weather resistant
  • 55 Litre load carrying
  • Removable comfort back system
  • Wide mouth opening with ‘Cord Lord’ quick release
  • Multiple pockets and gear attachment points
  • Two external large stretch mesh pockets
  • Large top buddy pocket
  • Body curve padded hip fins with zipped pockets
  • Hydration bladder compatible

Specifications

CONSTRUCTION

Constructed from ultra lightweight RAPTOR Zero fabric that provides an incredibly lightweight yet strong and tough pack body
Features a superb DWR and formidable tear resistance RAPTOR UTL ultra tough, lightweight base panel prevents abrasion against rock surfaces
GRANITE STRETCH skirt lid side panels give a clean fabric hugging lid closure and additional storm protection with a sleek shape
Super lightweight HALO lining fabric has a 1m hydrostatic head and offers additional protection to contents

BACK SYSTEM

Moulded MONTANE® ‘Comfort Back Pad’ features channels that wick sweat and rainwater away from the body and give additional ventilation

‘VertErgo Tour’ back system provides strength, comfort and support with load carrying over long distances
This unique back system is extremely lightweight and can be removed for additional ultra weight saving and minimalism
It can be shaped to fit the user’s back for a specific tailored fit
Features a pre-curved horizontal aluminium bar across the top of the back panel which provides structure for top tension straps to torque off
This bar is pre-curved so that the pack does not inhibit head movement

HARNESS CONFIGURATION

Two shoulder top tension straps allow the pack weight to be pulled close to the body and control the pack stability for the required terrain
Waterproof shell friendly CONTACT Mesh on the shoulder straps and MONTANE® ‘Comfort Back Pad’ facings prevent abrasion on shell clothing when the pack is full to capacity and with heavy use
Chest harness with left hand clip prevents bulky buckles over the sternum and increases comfort with its low profile
Elastic loops on shoulder harnesses for easy access to water bottles whilst on the move Body curve hip fins for great comfort and strong stability whatever the terrain
Double tension waist harness for extra stability, pack weight equalisation and ease of use while on the move Front central and two left and right high webbing gear loops
Arm shoulder harness gear loops and H²O tube attachment

LOADING AND CLOSURE CONFIGURATION

Wide mouth central opening with ‘Cord Lord’ quick release mechanism
Extendable internal top sleeve for extra storm protection of contents with double compression closure on outside opening and internal sleeve opening with second ‘Cord Lord’ quick release mechanism

POCKET CONFIGURATION

Two large front stash pockets allow for storage of wet kit (for instance, a tent or tarp flysheet) whilst on the move, keeping moisture away from dry essentials
Large top buddy pocket for front access whilst on the move, perfect for storage of guide books etc. and large enough for storage of an OS map
Double head zip and two zip garages on buddy pocket
Two large stretch mesh lower pockets for storage of extra items
Internal security pocket featuring vertical upside down zippered entry preventing coin and key loss
Also features a key clip
Right and left hip pockets for handy storage of GPS, mobile phone, headtorch, energy bar etc.

COMPRESSION

Four symmetrical single hand side compression straps pull around pack contents and help provide additional stability
Internal top compression over mouth opening for additional storage of kit
Space saving external top lid front pull allowing for good vertical pack compression

TOOL ATTACHMENT POINTS

Two walking pole attachment elastic loops with cordlock adjustment at the lower rear of the pack
Additional side sleeves in upper compression strap for firm lock down of poles during dynamic body movement and for effective storage when not in use

FURTHER FEATURES

Reversible mitt and glove friendly locking webbing buckles used throughout
Includes drawcords that can be affixed to front loops for additional stretch front storage
Quality nylon webbing used throughout for reliability over the pack’s lifetime
H²O top right tube opening and internal bladder storage sleeve
MONTANE® custom made glove and mitt friendly zip pulls
Top load easy grab hauling handle
360° ‘DUSK TILL DAWN’ head torch reflectivity at lower rear of pack in optimum position

 

Item# 5055571721262

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