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Gregory Wander 70 Pack - Youth

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    Gregory Wander 70 Pack - Youth

    The Gregory Wander 70 pack offers a full-featured, full-size gear hauler for backpackers age 10 and up. Let them forget about the weight on their backs and focus on day after day of outdoor adventure. See details

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    The Gregory Wander 70 pack offers a full-featured, full-size gear hauler for backpackers age 10 and up. Let them forget about the weight on their backs and focus on day after day of outdoor adventure.

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    The Gregory Wander 70 pack offers a full-featured, full-size gear hauler for backpackers age 10 and up. Let them forget about the weight on their backs and focus on day after day of outdoor adventure.

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    The Gregory Wander 70 pack offers a full-featured, full-size gear hauler for backpackers age 10 and up. Let them forget about the weight on their backs and focus on day after day of outdoor adventure.

    • The same quality, fit and comfort found in adult Gregory packs are built into this long-lasting and adjustable pack for youth
    • Adjustable suspension allows the Wander pack to extend the waist size and torso length, helping maintain a perfect fit as young users grow
    • Fully adjustable, padded hipbelt and shoulder straps help ensure proper load transfer away from the back and onto the hips for proper load carry
    • Air-mesh lining on the back panel, shoulder straps and hipbelt helps ensure added comfort, breathability and moisture management
    • Simple and light wire wishbone frame provides effective load transfer to the lumbar; frame directly integrates with the lumbar pad for efficient load transfer to the hips
    • Ample main compartment features both a traditional top with a quick-draw closure and a large, duffle-style U-zip front opening for easy loading and access to gear
    • Trekking pole attachment and twin daisy chains allow gear to be attached to the exterior of the pack; attachment loops on the harness make easy access to on-trail accessories
    • The Gregory Wander 70 pack features a raincover, 2 bottle pockets, zippered stash pocket, security pocket in the lid and hydration compatibility (reservoir sold separately)

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    Gregory Wander 70 Pack - Youth Specs
    Specification
    S/MXS/S
    Best use
    BackpackingBackpacking
    InternalInternal
    Lightweight backpackLightweight backpack
    70 liter68 liter
    4,272 cubic inches4,150 cubic inches
    3 lbs. 12 oz.3 lbs. 10 oz.
    1.7 kilograms1.64 kilograms
    YesYes
    15 - 20 inches13 - 18 inches
    22 - 34 inches22 - 34 inches
    Ripstop polyesterRipstop polyester
    Aluminum perimeter hoopAluminum perimeter hoop
    00
    NoNo
    Top / PanelTop / Panel
    Top / FrontTop / Front
    4 + main compartment4 + main compartment
    NoNo
    YesYes
    Kids'Kids'
    Frame type
    Backpack style
    Gear capacity (L)
    Gear capacity (cu. in.)
    Weight
    Weight - metric
    Adjustable torso
    Fits torso
    Fits waist/hips
    Material(s)
    Frame material
    Number of stays
    Suspended mesh back panel
    Pack loading
    Pack access
    Number of exterior pockets
    Sleeping bag compartment
    Raincover included
    Gender

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    Gregory Wander 70 Pack - Youth is rated 4.5 out of 5 by 4.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from An excellent choice! I bought this for my son (4 foot 10 inches)for his first backpack adventures. He used it on a 3 day 25 mile trip on Lake Superior's North Shore and a 6 day 50 mile trip in the Black Hills. The pack performed flawlessly on both trips. The torso adjustment system makes it possible to custom fit the pack to a particular user wirh great precision and does not slip over time. Once my son figured out that the hip belt was not for show he had no complaints regarding comfort. In fact, he quickly learned to adjust the various straps to fit the pack to the trail conditions, his load and to minimize daily aches and pains. The bag has an unusually large capacity for a youth bag and comes with a rain bag which is a nice plus. After trip inspection revealed no strained seams and I anticipate that my son will outgrow this bag rather than wear it out.
    Date published: 2014-04-09
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great Pack! I got this pack as a birthday gift for my 12-year-old son -- actually as a replacement for an REI pack that we couldn't get fitted properly. I bought it because the smaller pack he had was too small for the extended backpacking trips we started taking. It's a little pricey for a kid's pack, but if you know your son is in to backpacking, it's well worth the cost. It has a very large capacity -- actually, bigger than my own pack, and has a wide range of torso sizes, so it will last quite a while. It fits nicely, and he thinks it's very comfortable. He's pretty skinny, and the belt cinches down small enough to stay snug around his waist. A couple of nice extra features are the rain cover and an outside pocket that's useful for small things like a first-aid kit, knife, poncho, etc. The only thing he really doesn't like about it are the drawstring cinch tabs. They're not the normal push-button type, so they take a little getting used to. Personally, I also don't really care for the detachable top, but it doesn't seem to bother him. Overall, this is a great pack that I expect him to get several years of use out of.
    Date published: 2014-03-21
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great pack for 12 year old scout We got the navy one for our son for his 12th birthday. This is what he wanted. He went to REI and tried on several packs, but this is the one that fit him the best. It's not the lightest, but at 12, we thought comfort over minimalist was best. He likes the big "U" zipper, it's easy to access stuff after it's packed without dumping everything out. We're all active with his Boy Scout Troop, and do plenty of backpacking on our own too. This pack looks like it should last him at least a few years...his 15 year-old brother is 6'2" (so a consideration in the adjustability). The only thing he wishes it had was the sleeping bag compartment. He has used it on one short (under 15 miles) backpack and 2 car-camping scout trips so far. No complaints yet...we'll see how it lasts for 64 miles this summer!
    Date published: 2014-03-21
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from GREAT PACK - Easy to use I bought this for my son for his first 3 day camping trip without dad. The pack held everything with room to spare. Lots of spaces to place stuff but not too many so you cant find something. The middle of the pack zipper is great so you can go right to the top or bottom for something without unpacking everything to get to the bottom. My son just turned 11 and about 75 pounds, the folks at REI helped us find a pack that fits his torso and it has enough adjustment that he can use it for his entire time in scouts and then some. Also there is a rain fly included so no need to buy one. It came in handy already because he took it out and covered a friends sleeping bag in the rain who didn't have a satisfactory pack. Straps were easy to operate plus the guys at REI showed him some solid tips.
    Date published: 2014-04-18

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