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  • Pack suspension offers legendary Gregory comfort and strong, light support with a patented hipbelt alignment system, streamlined back panel and wire wishbone frame
  • Harness offers stable comfort for the long haul and is shaped specifically for female anatomy
  • Shoulder straps feature a layer of monofilament mesh, perforated EVA foam and 2 layers of air-mesh on the top and bottom, all bonded together for breathability and comfort
  • Hipbelt auto-adjusts to fit your unique body shape the moment you put on the pack; ventilated air channels and breathable spacer mesh on the back panel permit cooling airflow
  • Light and sturdy wire wishbone frame provides effective load transfer to your lumbar; integrated cross-stay helps maintain proper pack shape and prevents barreling
  • Innovative packing system features 3 sections that separate your trail gear from camp items, and keeps frequently grabbed essentials at your fingertips
  • Each section allows easy access to your gear when you need it and distributes the weight properly for intuitive packing and comfortable carry
  • Highly water-resistant top pocket features a waterproof zipper and sealed seams; top-loading design features a quick-draw closure and a stash pocket under the lid
  • External hydration sleeve makes it easy to access and fill your reservoir; it attaches directly to internal frame (reservoir sold separately)
  • Organize gear within easy reach with a side security pocket, large front dump pocket, dual oversize side pockets and hipbelt pockets
  • 2-stage compression straps on the lower pack body and over the main top opening help stabilize and compress your load
  • Integrated raincover helps keep contents dry when the weather takes a wet turn
  • The Gregory Cairn 48 pack is made with 420-denier and 100-denier coated ripstop nylon fabric for a high strength-to-weight ratio


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Frame Type Internal Frame
Gear Capacity (L) 46 / 48 / 50 liter
Gear Capacity (cu. in.) 2,807 / 2,929 / 3,052 cubic inches
Weight 3 lbs. 9 oz. / 3 lbs. 11 oz. / 3 lbs. 13 oz.
Weight - Metric 1.61 / 1.67 / 1.72 kilograms
Fits Torso 14 - 16 inches / 16 - 18 inches / 18 - 20 inches
Fits Waist/Hips 22 - 28 inches / 22 - 28 inches / 28 - 34 inches
Material(s) Ripstop nylon
Frame Material Aluminum perimeter hoop/single cross stay
Number of Stays 1
Suspended Mesh Back Panel No
Pack Access Top/side
Number of Exterior Pockets 6 + main compartment
Raincover Included Yes
Gender Women's
Backpack Style Lightweight backpack
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