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    REI Lookout 40 Pack - Women's

    The women's REI Lookout 40 pack offers a gender-specific fit and comfort for all kinds of outdoor adventures, whether you're enjoying a cool forest hike or a done-in-a-day summit scramble. See details

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    The women's REI Lookout 40 pack offers a gender-specific fit and comfort for all kinds of outdoor adventures, whether you're enjoying a cool forest hike or a done-in-a-day summit scramble.

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    The women's REI Lookout 40 pack offers a gender-specific fit and comfort for all kinds of outdoor adventures, whether you're enjoying a cool forest hike or a done-in-a-day summit scramble.

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    The women's REI Lookout 40 pack offers a gender-specific fit and comfort for all kinds of outdoor adventures, whether you're enjoying a cool forest hike or a done-in-a-day summit scramble.

    • Sculpted shoulder straps, canted hipbelt and short torso length all work together to offer women a comfortable fit
    • Updated shoulder straps and hipbelt provide a soft and ergonomic fit while stiff load-carrying sections preserve comfort under heavy weight
    • FreeFlow back panel features multiple ventilation channels so cool air can flow across your back
    • Spring steel frame transfers weight to the hipbelt and stabilizes the load from unwanted side-to-side movement; perimeter design allows the back panel to conform to your back
    • Panel-loading main compartment makes it easy to organize your gear; bottom zipper adds easy access
    • Hydration pocket can be accessed from the pack's exterior, allowing you quick access to refill your reservoir (sold separately) without digging into your pack
    • Small zippered pocket with soft lining provides an ideal spot for storing delicate items such as sunglasses or electronics
    • Innovative water-bottle pocket design allows a bottle to be stored in an easy-to-reach position, then rotated and locked in place for secure storage
    • Trekking pole attachments feature adjustable lower loops that capture the pole tips, while an elastic quick-clip securely fastens your poles to the pack
    • Simple, pulley-style side compression straps compress more of the bag than traditional single straps and with less extra weight and material than dual straps
    • Quick-release compression straps on the bottom provide an easy attachment point for sit pads or other bulky items
    • Lightweight lash points allow additional gear to be strapped to the front of the pack
    • The REI Lookout 40 pack features a thermoplastic elastomer bottom panel that provides waterproof durability to withstand years of heavy use


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    REI Lookout 40 Pack - Women's Specs
    Best use
    40 liter
    2,440 cubic inches
    2 lbs 11 oz.
    1.22 kilograms
    16 - 18 inches
    28 - 38 inches
    Spring steel
    1 perimeter hoop
    Panel / bottom
    7 + main compartment
    20 x 13 x 10.5 inches
    Frame type
    Gear capacity (L)
    Gear capacity (cu. in.)
    Weight - metric
    Adjustable torso
    Fits torso
    Fits waist/hips
    Frame material
    Number of stays
    Suspended mesh back panel
    Pack loading
    Pack access
    Number of exterior pockets
    Sleeping bag compartment
    Raincover included

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    REI Lookout 40 Pack - Women's is rated 4.2143 out of 5 by 14.
    Rated 3 out of 5 by from Some excellent features, some faults I needed a bag that I could use on hikes, daytrips, and for lugging to work and school. This bag has a lot of features I like - it is very comfortable, and the waterproof bottom is great. I also found the large zipper pulls handy. Where this bag didn't cut it for me is that I simply couldn't fit all of my stuff in it. Despite it's large capacity, the pockets are arranged in such a way that I couldn't actually fit all my every day items it in, and I had to carry a tote bag along with this one, which was annoying. To give you an idea of what I would like to carry - a 15 inch macbook air and power cord, one small textbook, a notebook a cardigan sweater, my EDC kit (a small make up bag with snack, headlamp, first aid items, etc), small umbrella, pens and pencils, sunglasses, and lunch. I found that most of my items were too large for the smaller pockets and they didn't all fit in the larger pocket. Also, the water bottle pockets on the outside are very odd and my water bottle didn't fit. I ended up returning the bag and went back to using my Jansport Big Student, which is dirty and wearing out, but at least it is the only bag I need to carry.
    Date published: 2014-03-26
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Super Comfortable! Very comfortable even when I packed it full. I hiked into a campsite then used the backpack as a day pack. It held my clothes, sleeping bag, sleeping pad, trek poles, tent, chair, first aid kit, cups/bowls, toiletries, and food when hiking in. WIth all that it was about 20 pounds on me and was still very comfy hiking in a rocky/forest terrain. You can adjust this pack to your hearts content. Usually packs never fit just right on me since I'm tall but have wide hips and small bust. But I was able to adjust it to fit me just right. Sturdy and light weight, this was by far, the best purchase I've ever made.
    Date published: 2014-04-10
    Rated 3 out of 5 by from I wish I'd looked closer I use this pack primarily for bicycle commuting. I wish I had noticed that the main compartment zipper only goes halfway down, so loading involves stuffing things down under the weight of whatever's in the outer pockets. This makes it difficult to get my folded work clothes in, and snags the laptop battery extension coming out.
    Date published: 2014-03-26
    Rated 3 out of 5 by from Great, for a little while. Used this for hiking. It was great for a while. Then the rubber bottom started to come apart, so I had to be really careful where I set it down. Other than that it was a great pack, but I did return it.
    Date published: 2014-03-26
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Back pack review I was looking for a bag with pockets to separate my climbing gear from my snacks and clothing layers. I wanted something I could clip my shoes on the outside and it had all of it. I also had issues looking at other bags for females because they made gender assumptions "bag perfect for your makeup" and this description didn't have any of those sayings thankfully. The only thing I thought was weird was the waist straps seemed to be extremely long... even if it was made for ladies of larger sizes.
    Date published: 2014-04-06
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Pretty nice pack I bought this pack to take on my trip to Peru. For the most part, I really liked it and was pleased with the purchase. The only thing I found to be a bit confounding were the water bottle holder "pockets". I could remove the bottle(s) relatively easily, but I had to get my companion to put them back into the holders for me. Other than that, I'm pleased with my purchase.
    Date published: 2014-03-26
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great pack - versatile; nice features This is a great pack for day hiking and has plenty of room for all options as well as many features for storage, etc. Love how well thought out the compartments are! The only drawback for me is that I need an extra small frame and it's just a tad too large and I cannot adjust it down any more. It still is an excellent pack!
    Date published: 2014-03-26
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Really Cool Day Pack I bought this pack thinking I could use for back packing and strapping things on the outside. Bad Idea. This is a GREAT day bag. In fact, it is pretty large for day trips. Love all the pockets, side and bottom access. Since it is really spacious for a day bag, it is nice to be able to grab what ever I need without emptying the bag. I also like the water proof bottom and huge zipper pulls. I can think of lots of great uses for this bag but back packing isn't one of them. Ultimately, I replaced this bag with the Crest Trail 65 which is bigger than what I wanted but has a couple of critical features I MUST have.
    Date published: 2014-03-26

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