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My Toughest Gear: Gregory Z65 BackpackIf you lack the cash, storage space, and/or desire to own a quiver of packs, get the ultraversatile Gregory Z65.
Photos and text by Will Rochfort
When it comes to packs the first thing I care about is suspension. The framesheet and two aluminum stays do a superb job of transferring most of the weight to your hips, and even when I push the recommended 55-pound limit only my quads feel uncomfortable.