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Sporting a sleek, technical design with an adjustable torso and lightweight materials, this pack makes an ideal trail companion for overnight and weekend trips.

  • Features

    • Mesh-covered, die-cut EVA hipbelt saves weight and enhances breathability
    • Pack fits a wide variety of backs thanks to hook-and-loop, torso-length adjustability: just rip it, adjust it and stick it
    • Lightweight AirScape™ back panel features ridge-molded foam with channels covered in mesh to allow airflow
    • LightWire™ peripheral-hoop alloy frame and HDPE framesheet provide a flexible and light structure
    • Top-loading design features a sewn-on lid with a pocket that offers accessible gear storage
    • Externally accessible lower compartment accommodates a sleeping bag
    • Stow-On-The-Go™ trekking pole attachment lets you stow and remove poles (not included) while still wearing pack
    • Poles tuck away between your arm and pack; adjustable shockcord on left-hand shoulder strap and a side loop hold poles in tightly
    • Front and side stretch-woven pockets are ideal for stashing a jacket and other often-used gear
    • Hipbelt features 2 zippered pockets for stashing a digital camera and snacks
    • Hydration-compatible design features reservoir sleeve and drink tube exit port for on-the-go hydration (reservoir sold separately)
    • 2 ice axe loops with bungee tool tie-offs let you lash extra gear outside
    • Dual sleeping pad straps on the pack's base adjust easily to hold a variety of shapes and sizes of pads
    • Side compression straps let you cinch down loads for jostle-free carrying
    • The Osprey Kestrel 48 pack features an integrated raincover that pulls out in a flash to protect contents from sudden downpours


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  • Technical Specs

    Best Use


    Frame Type

    Internal Frame

    Adjustable Torso Length



    Nylon packcloth/ripstop nylon

    Frame Material

    Aluminum/HDPE framesheet

    Number of Stays

    1 peripheral hoop

    Pack Access

    Top / front

    Number of Exterior Pockets

    9 + main compartment

    Sleeping Bag Compartment


    Raincover Included




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