Ortovox Ascent 30 Avabag

5055-402

Description

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With enough capacity for long touring days, this airbag pack is still reasonably light. It uses a compact AVABAG with a venturi inflation system that weighs in at around 690 grams. It's rigged with ski touring features so you can carry a helmet and skis, board or snowshoes, with a front compartment for your avi gear. A 3D shaped back panel and contoured hip fins offer comfort for touring and keep weight balanced and centred when it's time to make some turns.

  • Made of lightweight, abrasion resistant 100-denier nylon robic ripstop.
  • Water resistant zippers keep snow out.
  • Padded and shaped foam shoulder straps, hip fins and backpanel distribute the load.
  • Safety locking hipbelt and accessory leg loop keep the pack in place during an avalanche.
  • Large main compartment is accessed via C-shaped perimeter zipper.
  • Dedicated front compartment holds your avalanche gear.
  • Small top pocket has a zip and key clip.
  • Lots of external carrying capacity: dual ice axe loops, helmet holder, diagonal ski carry straps and webbing to hold a snowboard or snowshoes.
  • Hydration compatible (reservoir sold separately).
  • AVABAG airbag and venturi inflation system has a lightweight and compact design that removes and installs quickly.
  • Sealed inflation unit uses no electronics and cannot be compromised by dirt, ice or corrosion.
  • Airbag uses welded seams, resistant to leaks and light compared to traditional sewn, seam-sealed designs.
  • Release handle is height adjustable and ergonomically shaped so it's grab-able with gloves, and with either hand.
  • Includes airbag and pack only. Refillable air cartridge available separately. Empty cartridges can be filled at approved centres such as dive shops or paintball stores.

Tech specs

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Ideal for
  • Backcountry skiing
  • Snowboarding
Main fabric 100-denier ripstop nylon
Access

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

Front
Hipbelt Padded
Volume 30L
Length 57cm
Width 27cm
Depth 20cm
Hipbelt circumference 75-145 cm
Ventilated back panel No
Adjustable shoulder harness

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

No
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.

No
Carries
  • Skis - diagonal
  • Snowboard - vertical
  • Snowshoes
Additional feature(s)
  • Airbag included
  • Compression straps
  • Helmet attachment
  • Hydration compatible (reservoir sold separately)
  • Ice axe/pole attachment
Deployment System Compressed air
Canister Included No
Made in Switzerland