Osprey Ariel 55 Pack - Women's

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A technical, fully featured backpack made for demanding thru-hikes and rugged backcountry expeditions. The suspension transfers the load to your hips for efficient carrying, keeping the weight stable as you climb up and down the legendary ladders of the West Coast Trail or scramble over boulders en route to the alpine. The mesh back panel and shoulder straps let your back breathe as you pound out the last kilometre to tonight's camp.

  • AirScape™ suspension with LightWire frame and die-cut back panel transfer load while maintaining airflow to your back.
  • Fit-On-The-Fly shoulder straps and hipbelt provide a personalized fit.
  • Access pack interior via top drawstring or bottom and front zippers.
  • Bottom sleeping bag compartment has a stowable divider if you want your sleeping bag to mingle with the rest of your gear.
  • Stretch-mesh front and side pockets let you stash gear on the fly.
  • Dual tool loops with bungee tie-offs carry ice axes.
  • Side compression straps and detachable sleeping pad straps cinch in the load and allow you to attach extra gear.
  • External access hydration sleeve holds a 3L reservoir (sold separately).


Bluesign® Approved Material

Tech specs

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Ideal for Backpacking
Main fabric 420-denier nylon
Secondary fabric 210-denier nylon

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

  • Top
  • Bottom
  • Front
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.

Ventilated back panel Yes
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
  • Sleeping pad sleeve or straps
  • Rain cover included
Product sustainability Bluesign® Approved Material
Made in Vietnam