What should you look for when buying Osprey Mutant 38 Mountaineering Pack?
Snowshed fabric backpanel and removeable top lid with integrated FlapJacket for lidless use Dual ToolLocks with bungee tie-offs for ice tools and front panel daisy chain for additional gear attachment Built in hydration sleeve fits up to a 3L reservoir sold separately Rope attachment and top or front of pack helmet carry Dual hipbelt gear loops and reinforced A-frame ski carry ability Glove-friendly buckles
What is the advantage of this Osprey Mutant 38 Mountaineering Pack?
Since Osprey s founding in 1974, every single product design bearing the Osprey name has passed through the hands of owner and founder Mike Pfotenhauer, undergoing relentless scrutiny. From stitching the first lines of custom-fitted packs, to meticulously designing innovative products with intuitive features, to forging personal relationships with the sewing operators who construct the packs, Mike has been the unbreakable thread that makes Osprey a top company.
Designed by guides and athletes, the Mutant 38 alpine pack is great for long days in the mountains that don t require setting up basecamp. The backpanel sheds snow and easy-to-use ice tool attachment and glove-friendly buckles mean less time fiddling with your pack. With a hipbelt that includes gear loops and stashes behind the pack to provide access to your harness when you need it, plus integrated helmet and rope carry, the Mutant 38 is a nimble and capable alpine machine.
Dual ToolLocks with bungee tie-offs.
Internal hydration reservoir sleeve that can fit up to a 3L reservoir sold separately .
For easy removal of straps while still trying to keep your hands warm in your gloves.
Top or front of pack helmet carry.
Quick release upper side compression straps and lower side compression straps.
Front panel daisy chain for additional gear attachment.
Removable top lid with integraged FlapJacket for lidless use.
Three-point haul system for securing and hauling your bag.
The Osprey Mutant 38 has been tested in all seasons and climbing disciplines, to combine the long haul capabilities of the Variant Series with the light and fast ethos of the Mutant to create a streamlined offering of alpine-, rock- and ice-focused for any climber, any season and any destination. These packs allow the user to move more efficiently in the mountains while providing critical features to help you reach the summit and get back safely.
Customer reviewsFantastic pack for anything you throw at it.
Love this pack Works flawlessly, Is light, looks great, has all of the features I need for a day of climbing or mountaineering.