From mountain guides to professional alpinists to weekend craggers, the Osprey Variant 52 backpack is sure to please any adventurer who knows that saving weight whenever you can is key, and that fit is just as important as function.
Thermoformed, contoured back panel with HDPE framesheet and aluminum perimeter rod offer efficient load transfer and a high level of comfort under a heavy load while also shedding snow
6 mm aluminum frame and HDPE framesheet are removable to reduce pack weight
Contoured EVA harness features webbing attachment points, reservoir hose routing, and an adjustable sternum strap with whistle
Removable EVA hip belt is contoured for optimal fit and load transfer, cut narrow to accommodate movement and a harness, and features Reverse Wrap ErgoPull closure for quick and easy adjustment
Dual-compartment lid stashes smaller gear for quick access and is completely removable to reduce pack weight
Integrated FlapJacket provides weather protection when pack is being used without the lid
Removing the top lid, frame/framesheet, and hipbelt reduces total pack weight by 1 lb. 6 oz. (size M)
Compressible front panel pocket offers quick access to gear as well as great gear protection
Dual ice tool holster with bungee tie-offs and lower side-release buckles ensure secure tool storage and quick, easy removal
Ultra-durable pick sleeves and cinchable axe head straps fit a wide range of ice tool shapes
Reinforced A-frame ski loops keep your skis secure while hiking
Under-lid rope compression strap ensures efficient rope transport
All zipper pulls and buckles are glove-friendly
Country of Origin:
Weekend (2-3 nights)
29 x 13 x 11 in.
Pack Fabric (Primary):
210D high tenacity nylon
S: 16-19 in.<br>M: 18-21 in.<br>L: 20-23 in.