Brand: JanSport

Model: Talus

New model for this year (Do not check this option if this model was listed as new in last year’s Gear Guide)The Talus is perfect for fast, long distance, one-day hikes with its lightweight breathable ergonomic strap system with hydration tube management and single-stuff back compartment. Other innovative features include JanSport versa-wing pocket system that converts a large mesh pocket into two with quick clip and perforated EVA hipbelt with mesh stash pockets for small items. From trekking pole loops to bungee compression to the easy access hydration compartment, this pack is designed for the experienced hikers that need to carry specific gear.

Features: Breathable, perforated EVA shoulder straps with hydration tube management · Versa-wing system converts a large mesh compartment into two small gear pockets with a quick clip; Large top loading main compartment · Fully padded EVA back panel, with a quick access hydration compartment · Dual trekking pole loops · Large hypalon lashing oval · Dual compression straps · Perforated EVA hipbelt with mesh stash pockets for small items · Sternum strap · Bungee compression system · Compression hood with hidden accessory pocket · Finger loop zip pulls · Web haul handle

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