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The Waypoint 80 (and Wayfarer 70 for ladies) is a lightweight, one fits all, travel trek pack that carries like a comfortable backpack. With 80 liters of capacity and a detachable daypack, this luggage awesome for adventuring around the globe – everything from two-week trekking vacations to year-long odysseys. Plus it's modular, with a cool daypack attached to its front – nice!
As much as we’d love to, we're just not able review every piece of carry in the world. But rest assured, we've done the research (so you don't have to) to make sure this piece is awesome. For us, it ticks all the boxes of what makes great carry and we're stoked to recommend it.
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Length (height) x width x depth
IN: 24 x 16 x 13
CM: 62 x 40 x 32
Harness: One size fits all
Front panel pockets: Spacious mesh pockets on the inner front panel help you organize your gear.
Gear Attachment:Carry a sleeping pad, trekking poles, ice ax. etc., with the Waypoint's versatile attachment option
Internal Organization: A dual compartment zippered mesh pocket on the inside front panel, one zippered internal side mesh pocket,
one zippered internal side fabric pocket and inner compression straps provide needed organization.
Waypoint Day: The Waypoint Day is a full featured, detachable daypack and is ideal for a day-long jaunt or as a carry-on companion.
Waypoint Day - Backpanel Pocket
External backpanel slash pocket
Waypoint Suspension: A peripheral LightWire alloy frame, ridge-molded foam AirScape backpanel, torso adjustable gender specific harness and a built-in ErgoPull hipbelt provide the suspension of a technical backcountry backpack
- 24" x 16" x 13"