The perfect backpack for medium length trips, the Kestrel 48 is packed full of features that allow you to travel comfortably. The bag boasts a spacious 48-litre capacity, allowing you to pack with ease, whilst the internal divider helps with organisation. Access to your gear has been made simple with the large side zip and the top lip access, and the Kestral’s AirScape system increases ventilation in the back for extra comfort. The bag also features a hydration compatible internal sleeve and external water bottle pockets so you can always stay hydrated.
Side and top lid access
15mm side compression straps
Sternum strap with emergency whistle
Zipped hip belt pockets for easy access to small items
Walking pole attachment
Twin ice axe loops
Fabric side pockets with compression cord
Integrated rain cover in pocket at the base of the bag
Internal hydration sleeve
Internal top load compression strap
Zipped pocket in the top lid
Internal compartment divider
Bottom zip for stowing a sleeping bag
Adjustable torso length
AirScape back panel
Has an Adjustable Back System, enabling the wearer of the backpack to alter the size and fit to precisely fit their frame. This in turn enables the wearer to achieve maximum comfort.
Rain Cover - this product comes with a rain cover, which can be placed over the main body of the rucksack to keep your posessions dry in the event of rain. When not in use the rain cover can be stowed in an easy-access external pocket on the rucksack.
Water Bottle Pocket - Features one or more pockets for water bottles, allowing easy access to fluids at all times, without the need to rummage in the main compartment of the rucksack.
The Osprey AirScape mesh covered ridge foam backpanels set a new standard in the industry. With its ability to keep the weight close, provide cushion, allow ventilation and add load carry is quite a list of needs from this unassuming backpanel. It successfully accomplished all of that in a way that allows it to be used in the large gear hauling packs and our lightweight day hiking packs.