REI Co-op XT 85 Pack

This product is not available.

Shop similar products

This updated pack delivers comfort, performance and user-friendly features in a size that accommodates everything from 10-day wilderness expeditions to weekend jaunts requiring extra gear.

  • Features

    • Precurved shoulder straps and hipbelt comfortably match your anatomy from day one; hipbelt webbing system adjusts with a forward pull in an ergonomic motion
    • Sculpted back panel has multiple peaks and valleys to reduce contact areas and allow sweat vapor to escape; soft foam conforms to your back for a stable fit
    • Silky-smooth Dri-Lex® fabric lines all body contact areas for chafe-free comfort
    • Hybrid frame blends external-frame comfort and load transfer with internal-frame stability; X-Brace crossed stays stabilize the hipbelt against unwanted sag
    • Sleeve in the main compartment accommodates most hydration systems; ports allow for routing the bite valve over either shoulder (reservoir sold separately)
    • Front pocket arrangement provides 2 zippered pockets on top of a stretch-woven stash pocket, allowing access to your gear without interference from the other pockets
    • Floating lid can be removed and stowed; secure key pocket is inside lid; double top collar allows you to vary the pack's capacity
    • Dual side-zip access allows easy retrieval of items buried deep in the pack; bottom sleeping bag compartment features a smooth curved zipper
    • Quick-release straps on the bottom of the pack body provide an easy attachment point for sleep pad or tent
    • Lash points on the hipbelt make it easy to keep camera and GPS pouches within easy reach; attachment points on the pack body feature TipGrips to keep trekking poles in place
    • Hipbelt pocket provides handy storage for items needed on the hike; drawcorded water bottle pockets hold bottles vertically for easy access or horizontally for extra security
    • Sew-free construction at lash points provides a lighter-weight alternative to sewn constructions without sacrificing strength
    • Tough Cordura® nylon offers superior abrasion resistance and tear strength; water-repellent zippers eliminate the need for zip flaps and provide quick access


    View all REI Co-op Backpacking Packs
  • Technical Specs

    Frame Type

    Internal Frame

    Adjustable Torso Length


    Number of Stays

    1 peripheral hoop / 2 stays

    Pack Access

    Top / bottom / side

    Number of Exterior Pockets

    9 + main compartment

    Best Use



    Cordura nylon

    Frame Material


    Sleeping Bag Compartment




  • Reviews
    47 reviews with an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars

    Loading Reviews...
  • Questions & Answers

    Loading Questions...