Mountain Equipment Company

MEC AlpineLite 24 Backpack - Unisex

5028-695

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Description

Pare back to the essentials and you're free to jet up long routes and cover real distance in a day. These are strippable packs that can be whittled down for alpine routes (weighs 470g when fully stripped down). The Alpinelite 24 has enough room for clothing layers, food, water, shoes and gear for alpine routes and ridge scrambling.

  • Double layer bottom protects against wear and interior condensation when set down
  • Daisy chains for crampons
  • Floating lid, waistbelt and sternum strap are removable to save weight
  • Lid has top zippered pocket and a bottom pocket with key fob
  • Back panel is lightly padded and can be removed
  • Shoulder straps are unpadded to reduce weight and bulk
  • Pocket, hanger and hose port for hydration system
  • Glow-in-the-dark, glove-friendly zipper pulls
  • Drawcord closure on main compartment
  • Glove-friendly buckles
  • Dual ice axe/tool holders with durable pockets for ice tool points
  • Includes crampon attachments that allow you to lash your crampons the webbing ladder
  • Compact loops on sides let you lash gear or add accessory cords

Tech specs

Weight720g (Atmosphere/Irish Green One Size Fits All)
720g (Grenadine/Aegean Blue One Size Fits All)
720g (Lima/Limeade One Size Fits All)
720g (Molten/Marlin One Size Fits All)
Ideal for
  • Alpine climbing and mountaineering
Main fabric
  • 210-denier HT ripstop nylon
Hipbelt
  • Removable waistbelt
  • Adjustable
  • Removable
  • Top
Volume24L (Atmosphere/Irish Green One Size Fits All)
24L (Grenadine/Aegean Blue One Size Fits All)
24L (Lima/Limeade One Size Fits All)
24L (Molten/Marlin One Size Fits All)
Length50cm (Atmosphere/Irish Green One Size Fits All)
50cm (Grenadine/Aegean Blue One Size Fits All)
50cm (Lima/Limeade One Size Fits All)
50cm (Molten/Marlin One Size Fits All)
Width24cm (Atmosphere/Irish Green One Size Fits All)
24cm (Grenadine/Aegean Blue One Size Fits All)
24cm (Lima/Limeade One Size Fits All)
24cm (Molten/Marlin One Size Fits All)
Depth12cm (Atmosphere/Irish Green One Size Fits All)
12cm (Grenadine/Aegean Blue One Size Fits All)
12cm (Lima/Limeade One Size Fits All)
12cm (Molten/Marlin One Size Fits All)
Ventilated back panelNo
No
Yes
Additional feature(s)
  • Hydration compatible (reservoir sold separately)
  • Ice axe/pole attachment
  • Expandable collar
Made inVietnam

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