Ultra durable minimalist alpine pack. An excellent combination of long lasting durability, light weight and sleek no-frills functionality. The refined design and lack of the unnecessary makes this pack a minimalists dream come true. Top lid pocket holds gear for quick access. Great load bearing properties, a trim pack body design, ice axe/trekking pole loops and special attachment of the shoulder straps define the Core for expert alpinists and those who subscribe to the less-is-more philosophy.