Brand: Mountain Hardwear
Model: Kanza 55
New model for this year (Do not check this option if this model was listed as new in last year’s Gear Guide)Lightweight, clean, and simple but fully featured and very supportive, this pack is perfect for anyone shaving ounces and moving fast.
Interchangeable hipbelt (comes in multiple sizes).
Alpine suspension modified to maximize ventilation, while maintaining excellent support and load transfer; Fixed harness components simplify the fitting process and minimize pack weight; Highly functional compression strap system borrowed from our Alpine packs, secures overloads, effectively shrinks pack to minimal volume, and tucks away inside front pocket when not needed; Skirt extension adds 375 cu. in. / 6L of carrying capacity when needed; Floating top lid with bungee web is removable to reduce weight; Roomy front pocket provides convenient storage for frequently-used items; Ice axe and ski pole attachment straps; Stretch woven side pockets offer quick storage/access for water bottles, hat/gloves, etc.; Sleeping pad straps are stowable to reduce clutter when not needed; Externally accessed hydration sleeve is easier to reload.