Tag: Osprey

OR Summer 2015: Backpacks

OR Summer 2015: Backpacks

Keeping it in alphabetical order this time… nothing revolutionary, but some cool updates. Arc’teryx is updating their Cierzo lineup for 2016. New, tougher fabrics should be more tear and abrasion resistant while retaining the packs’ light weight (375g for the 18L, 550g for the 28L). A large, glove-friendly top closure […]

First Look: Osprey Xenith 75

First Look: Osprey Xenith 75

My requirements for a big pack are pretty simple: – relatively light – able to comfortably carry 25kgs+ – a few pockets for organization of essential & small items – external lash points and compression straps The Osprey Xenith ticks all these boxes. It’s relatively light – 2330g for my […]