Black Diamond Element 45 Backpack - Unisex


Black Diamond Element 45 Backpack - Unisex

  • Available prices $209.00
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Streamlined and adventure ready, this pack has dynamic reACTIV suspension to take the sting out of carrying weekend backpacking loads. The lightweight, top-loading design features a floating lid that converts into a waist pack, zippered sleeping bag compartment access, hydration compatibility, and retractable trekking pole/ice axe loops. Perfect for light-minded weekend warriors to take to the hills.

  • Made of ripstop nylon with a water-resistant finish, and reinforced with heavy-duty nylon for abrasion resistance.
  • SwingArm shoulder straps move with your stride by sliding through the bottom of the pack with a low friction cable housing. Each strap is linked to its partner with a cable to maintain an even, balanced load across both shoulders.
  • High flow OpenAir backpanel provides breathability.
  • Top loading access keeps the weight down and avoids zipper blowouts.
  • Floating lid is removable and converts into a waist pack for quick summit dashes.
  • Zippered front pocket with mesh/elastic internal organizer pockets, quick cinch side pockets and hipbelt pockets keep essentials secure and accessible.
  • Zippered sleeping bag compartment access.
  • Retractable trekking pole/ice axe loops.
  • Side compression straps double as sleeping pad straps.
  • Hydration system compatible for hydrating on the move.

Tech specs

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  • 1.43kg (Medium)
  • 1.45kg (Large)
Ideal for Backpacking
Main fabric 210-denier nylon
Secondary fabric 420-denier nylon

The location of all access points into the main compartment of the pack.

  • Top
  • Bottom
Hipbelt Padded
Lid type

Some pack lids can be adjusted to compensate for overloaded packs, or even removed, and some removeable lids have tuck-away hipbelts that allow youto use them as a waistpack.

  • Transforms into waist pack
  • Adjustable
  • Removable
  • 45L (Medium)
  • 47L (Large)
Hipbelt circumference
  • 73-86 cm (Medium)
  • 86-99 cm (Large)
Ventilated back panel Yes
Adjustable shoulder harness

An adjustable harness lets you change the height of the shoulder straps to fit your specific back length.

Dynamic suspension

The hipbelt and/or shoulder straps of the pack are designed to move, pivot or flex to follow your body’s movements. Each brand uses their own technology.

Carry-on sized

Size restrictions vary among airlines. Just to be sure, check with your carrier for their specific restrictions.

Additional feature(s)
  • Compression straps
  • Hipbelt pocket(s)
  • Hydration compatible (reservoir sold separately)
  • Ice axe/pole attachment
  • Sleeping bag compartment
  • Expandable collar
Made in Philippines