The Gregor Z55 is an excellent choice for backpackers who need to have gear readily accessible. Its generously sized stretch outer pocket makes it easy to take excess gear, layers, or even a helmet and just stow-and-go. Combine that with Gregory’s quality construction and you have an excellent technical pack for active outdoor use.

It features:

• Top-loading pack with side access features water-resistant zippers on the floating removable lid, side and front zippers
• Large front ”bucket” pocket expands, allowing stashing of bulky gear, plus it’s easily accessible
• Front-of-bucket pocket features a zippered pocket for additional weatherproof storage
• Jet Stream™ suspension system with AeroTech™ mesh on back panel helps move moisture away
• Lightweight, perforated V-framesheet with a single hollow, aluminum-alloy stay provides support and torsional stiffness without a heavy feel
• Flexible Auto-Fit harness matches your shoulder slope and angle; perforated foam covered with 3D mesh vents and wicks moisture away
• Constructed from 210-denier HT (high tenacity) double-box ripstop nylon and nylon twill for tear strength and abrasion resistance
• Mesh waistbelt pockets are ideal for stashing gels, lip balm, sunscreen or that mini-tool
• Fit: Unisex
• Frame type: Internal
• Approximate volume: 3,350 cubic inches (55 liters)
• Average weight: 3 lbs. 5 oz. (1.5 kilograms)
• Adjustable torsoNo
• Fits torso: 17.5 – 19.5 inches
• Fits waist/hips: 28 – 34 inches
• Material: Polyethylene/nylon
• Frame material: Aluminum/HDPE
• Number of stays: 1
• Number of pockets: 3 + main compartment
• Access / Loading: Top/side
• MSRP: $200

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