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Lowe Alpine Mountain Ascent 40+10L Backpack


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    Ready for all your frozen mountain endeavors.

    The mountains are already challenging enough before you factor in waist-deep snow, icy slabs, and below-freezing temps. And yet, you live for venturing above the tree line during nature's harshest seasons. Whether you're mountaineering, backcountry skiing, or on a multi-day hut-to-hut mission, count on the Lowe Alpine Mountain Ascent 40+10L Backpack to smartly carry all the gear you need for your winter mountain explorations.

    Designed with the winter mountaineer in mind, this pack features Lowe's unique HeadLocker ice axe attachment that lets you access or stow your ice axes without taking off your mittens, as well as gear loops and ice screw krab slots on the hipbelt for tackling technical ascents. A strap under the lid keeps climbing rope and crampons easily accessible, and the rugged fabric withstands abuse from frequent brushes with rough rocks. Meanwhile, a separate lower compartment holds overnight gear during hut-to-hut travel. And, this pack also handles all-day ski touring missions, thanks to ski carry slots that are wide enough to accommodate the ultra-wide planks preferred by powder-seekers these days.

    • Versatile alpine pack for mountaineering, touring, or hut travel
    • Lightweight fabrics are waterproof and abrasion-resistant
    • Lower compartment separates overnight gear
    • Under-lid rope and crampon strap keeps gear accessible
    • Removable frame offers extra support and stability when needed
    • HeadLocker ice axe attachment system is mitten-friendly
    • Wide ski slots accommodate modern powder skis
    • Removable hipbelt works with harness
    • Item #LWA004O

    Tech Specs

    330D nylon ripstop, TriShield Dura coating, 420D nylon, HydroShield coating
    40 + 10L (2440 + 610cu in)
    molded back panel
    Waist Belt
    Hydration Compatible
    [internal] 1 lid security
    Gear Loops
    Ski Carry
    Ice Axe Carry
    Claimed Weight
    3lb 2oz
    Recommended Use
    backcountry touring
    Manufacturer Warranty

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    Buena pero no excelente!

    • Familiarity: I've used it several times

    El material de esta mochila me gusta mucho, es muy muy resistente pero lo que me incomoda son los clips, la verdad es la primera vez que veo este sistema en mochilas Lowe y no me gusta ya que cuando hay mucho frío y las manos pierden sensibilidad es un poco difícil apretar para poder abrir los clips, ademas su calidad no es muy buena y muchas veces he tenido que perder tiempo por piedras que quedan atrapadas y no me dejan cerrar el clip correctamente. La verdad ese es el único detalle pero fuera de eso es una mochila muy resistente, con una capacidad perfecta para 4 o 5 días

    Bigger Than She Looks

    • Familiarity: I've put it through the wringer

    Probably one of the best packs for the price, I've got a couple of packs from bigger brands that will remained unnamed, and this pack out performs them day after day. From single day bowl trips to 3-4 day hut trips its the pack you'll want on every trip you go on. On top of all the great features I've used it for three seasons and it is still completely water proof! 110% must have for anyone looking to have a great pack without breaking the bank