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  • Ventilating mesh covers the shoulder straps, hipbelt and back panel; stabilizer straps on the hipbelt and shoulder straps hug the load close to your body
  • Aluminum frame with a single stay and HDPE framesheet provides support and transfers load weight to the hipbelt
  • Top-loading main compartment has a full-length front panel zipper for easy access to buried gear and clothing; detachable lid with external pocket sits atop a spindrift collar
  • Hydration-compatible design makes it easy to drink water while you're on the go (reservoir sold separately)
  • Side pockets are ideal for water bottles; ski holder accommodates skis, poles or fishing rods
  • Dual ice-axe loops provide attachment points for tools; side and front compression straps take up extra volume and secure bulky gear
  • The Bergans of Norway Helium 55 pack is built to endure extreme outdoor use with YKK® zippers and Cordura® ripstop nylon


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Best Use Backpacking
Frame Type Internal Frame
Ultralight Yes
Gear Capacity (L) 55 liter
Gear Capacity (cu. in.) 3,350 cubic inches
Weight 2 lbs. 6 oz.
Weight - Metric 1.07 kilograms
Fits Torso 17 - 20 inches
Fits Waist/Hips 30 - 44 inches
Material(s) Cordura ripstop nylon
Frame Material HDPE framesheet/aluminum
Number of Stays 1
Suspended Mesh Back Panel No
Pack Access Top/front
Number of Exterior Pockets 3 + main compartment
Gender Men's