From north to south!? No matter what direction the compass points ... with this full-featured 28-liter backpack, you won't have any organization or orientation problems on your transalp route. The pack has everything for the supreme discipline of trans-alpine touring. The suspension system ensures a perfect fit and good ventilation while the flexible, compressible hip belt keeps the pack right where it belongs on your back. The newly developed, slightly arched EMP back panel ensures a perfect fit with optimal freedom of movement on the bike. The backpack is divided into three compartments; the large main compartment features a contrasting color, separate dividing-zip and is accessible from the bottom. An extra compartment for your hydration bladder allows easy access without having to fumble through your packed gear. In addition to a compartment for your glasses and valuables, two small pockets on the hip belt and an extra rain cover complements a removable tool compartment in the pack. Reflective elements also ensure additional visibility.
Vaude Green Shape-Label
With the Green Shape label, Vaude offers functional, environmentally-friendly products made from sustainable materials. They are manufactured under fair working conditions along the entire supply chain. The criteria for the label are strict and transparent. They are under constant review and cover the entire lifecycle of the product from design, through production, care and maintenance, to repair and the product’s end of life.
Vaude products bearing the Eco Finish been waterproofed in an environmentally-friendly way without fluorcarbons (PFC). PFCs are part of a group of chemical compounds which are used to waterproof the outer layer of many outdoor products. They have come under criticism for being non-biodegradable, bioaccumulative and toxic, and suspected of being harmful to health. Vaude has made a clear commitment to completely renouncing PFCs.
Lightness and breathability are crucial on a bike. The flexible back-system adapts to any cycling position and is perfect for one-day bike tours with lightweight luggage. Back ventilation provided by central ventilation duct.
EMP - Ergonomic Movement Panel
A lightweight, ergonomic back panel. The construction allows movement toward the front as well as rotational movement at the top (for narrow turning) and stabilizes at the back. It stabilizes the load and increases the backpack`s stability.