If you are looking for a lightweight solution to mountain walking, trekking or climbing then the Alpine Ascent 40:50 Rucksack is an ideal choice.
With a generous, and further extendable, capacity it's the perfect size for a day trip or an over night on the hill, and Lowe Alpine's moulded back system is comfortable, supportive and snow shedding, while load stability is ensured thanks to grip panels. A chest strap and stowable hip belt secure the pack with compression straps pull the load closer to your back so less pressure runs through it. the hipbelt can be stowed when using the pack with a harness.
A number of features on this pack make it great for climbing. Hip belt loops and external lash points provide plenty of space to stow your gear, and headlocker ice axe attachments are great for winter mountaineering. A top tensioner allows you to stow your rope, and hydration compatibility mean you can enjoy a drink without removing your pack, essential if you're on the face.
It also has mitt friendly buckles and large grab handles for clipping to belays, so it's easy to carry in any situation. The pack is completed with a zipped security pocket within the lid to keep your valuables safe.
- Capacity: 40:50L
- Supportive, snow-shedding back system
- Adjustable hipbelt & sternum strap
- Floating lid
- Expandable capacity
- Mitten friendly winter buckles
- Gear loops on hipbelt
- Headlocker ice axe attachments
- Compression straps
- Under-lid rope & crampon strap
- Hydration compatible
- Dimensions: 66 x 32 x 25cm
- Weight: 1kg
In 1967 the Lowe brothers created their first backpack, the company continues the spirit of constantly innovating, developing new ideas and crafting solutions to the challenges of the outdoors. Whether it is the Aeon range: A new series of lightweight hiking packs, the comfort and breathability of the AirZone or streamlining travel and backpacking with the revolutionary foldable hipbelt on the Kulu, Lowe Alpine have innovated and created solutions for any outdoor activity.
Today, the range of Lowe Alpine backpacks and accessories expands throughout several categories and activities, each one making the outdoors a more enjoyable and a safe place to explore. From large trekking and backpacking packs, to small, lightweight daysacks for the lightest and fastest ascents the Lowe Alpine range has something for everyone to make sure you enjoy the outdoors for longer.
Lowe Alpine was founded in 1967, back when good quality outdoor kit was hard to find. So when they applied their mountaineering experience to practical design, they quickly created one of the finest and most respected ranges of rucksacks available.
Today, the range of Lowe Alpine accessories and equipment expends through several categories, each one making the outdoors a more enjoyable and safe place to explore; whether that’s a long, multi-day excursion or simply a day out along a coastal path or forest trail with the family.