For single-day climbs or mountain training missions, this Alchemist 30 Pack is sized
perfectly to fit the essentials for a long day at elevation. The structured support system easily hauls dense, heavy loads of climbing hardware over rough terrain.
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"Durable outer fabric resists weather and wear. A modular design is compatible with day climbs to weekend-long ascents."
"This is the perfect First Ascent pack for trips to Camp Muir and one-day climbs. It is functional, fits perfectly, carries a heavy load well, and is not cluttered with extra bells or whistles. Suspension and fit is everything in a pack and the 30 has them both dialed."