REI.com
  • Online: www.REI-OUTLET.com
  • URL for this product:
  • From the U.S. and CanadaCall 1-800-426-4840
  • Mon. through Sun., 4 a.m. through 11 p.m. PT.
  • InternationalCall 1-253-891-2500
  • Mon. through Sun., 4 a.m. through 11 p.m. PT. English language only.

Ariel 55 Pack - Women's - 2012 Closeout

This item is currently sold out or unavailable online.

Or, may we suggest shopping for similar items:

Shop more Backpacking PacksShop more Osprey

This page is provided for reference to historical product information.

The lightweight Osprey Ariel 55 women's mountaineering pack features a short torso and women's custom hipbelt for overnight to full week trips.

  • Top-loading pack shaves weight with its lightweight yet tough 210-denier, high-tenacity double-ripstop nylon construction
  • J-zipper panel access on the front of the pack body makes stowing and accessing your gear a breeze, even when it's buried deep in the pack
  • AirScape Suspension uses peripheral rods, a nubbed foam back panel and an internal framesheet
  • Running down the sidewall, the peripheral rods anchor to load lifters and hipbelt, actively transferring load and resisting sag
  • Providing superior load support is the women's IsoForm CM (Custom Moldable) hipbelt, a 3D dual-density foam designed to fit the female hip structure
  • Osprey certified Custom Molding available in most stores—check your local REI store for a custom hipbelt molding oven
  • ErgoPull hipbelt closure provides extra leverage in cinching, drawing tension along top and bottom—not through the center—relieving hipbone pressure
  • IsoForm dual-density foam harness with Spacer Mesh promotes airflow and wicks away moisture during warm weather and intense activity
  • Top pocket can be removed and converted into a lumbar pack; IsoForm hipbelt on pack can be removed and slid onto lumbar pack for comfortable carrying
  • Dual-entry side mesh pockets and a built-in front mesh pocket keep essentials easily accessible
  • Front compression wings let you securely compress the contents of the pack, whether full or nearly empty, without sag or load distortion
  • Ski straps, ice axe tool loops, extendable lid and skirt accommodate a variety of alpine gear
  • Hydration-compatible design features reservoir pocket and dual drink tube exit port for on-the-go hydration (reservoir not included)
  • HDPE framesheet and single aluminum stay protect back from bulky or pointy items and support heavy loads
  • Closeout

Imported.

Item 852366

REI Membership

Ariel 55 Pack - Women's - 2012 Closeout Specs
Specification
Description
Best use
Hiking
Internal
Deluxe backpack
No
52 / 55 / 58 liter
3,173 / 3,356 / 3,539 cubic inches
4 lbs. 10 oz. / 4 lbs. 14 oz. / 5 lbs. 1 oz.
2.1 / 2.2 / 2.31 kilograms
Yes
16 - 19 / 18 - 21 / 20 - 23 inches
27 - 31 / 30 - 34 / 33+ inches
Nylon double-ripstop
HDPE/aluminum
2
No
Top
Top/front
4 + main compartment
Yes
No
Women's
Frame type
Backpack style
Ultralight
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

Ariel 55 Pack - Women's - 2012 Closeout

Loading Ratings & Reviews...

Ask a question and have it answered by REI product experts and fellow outdoor enthusiasts. Need immediate assistance? Use Live Help.

Loading Questions & Answers...

How are we doing? Give us feedback on this page.

FREE SHIPPING With $50 minimum purchase

MEMBERS, EARN A $20 BONUS CARD! When you spend $100 April 14-29. Single-use bonus card redeemable May 2-12. Details
  • Join REI today!
  • REI Membership
  • REI member benefits include an annual refund (typically 10% on eligible purchases).
  • Join REI today!
  • Sign up for REI Gearmail®
  • and get 15% off selected items!
  • Store Locator
  • Locate an REI store near you.
  • Find a Store
© 2014 Recreational Equipment, Inc. All rights reserved. REI, the REI Tree and Mountain design, Novara, and
REI Adventures are trademarks of Recreational Equipment, Inc.

Find REI on: FacebookTwitterYouTubeFlickrMobile site