Your gear weighs enough on its own—your pack shouldn't add to your load. Weighing in at just 2 pounds, 2 ounces, the Crown V.C. is one of the lighter packs in its class, easily managing 30 pounds of supplies.
"I lived out of the Crown 2 on trips to Portugal, Morocco, Spain, and Colombia," one of our testers wrote after trying a previous edition of the pack. "I'd rather carry more supplies than a heavy, cumbersome suspension. Bonus: Need to save even more weight? The frame is removable.