Mountain Hardwear Summitrocket 40 – Lightweight Alpine Rucksack

The lightweight SummitRocket 40 from Mountain Hardwear is a more efficient mountaineering and expedition backpack that adapts to the needs of every climber with a few simple steps. In collaboration with top Mountaineer Ueli Steck, developed, is he with 750 grams weight of one of the lightest in its class.

Who much in the mountains on the road is white, that even a few kilos can decide on the success of a tour. The motto: Ever gentle force rise the better for the condition of the athlete. The high-performance backpack SummitRocket 40 it provides appropriate support. Despite its volume of 40 litres, he is particularly narrow cut, so he interferes as little as possible the movement and thus offering more security. And he can even more slim: removable components such as the HardWave back insert, the 122 cm x 51 cm-large foam mat and hipbelts pave the way for effective ascents. Additional compression straps secure climbing things and other equipment, but can be removed to reduce weight.

The minimalist multifunctional rucksack in the practical roll-top design is not only a highlight for kilo meters. It enables secured and space-saving way to store equipment such as ice pick and carabiners with standard gear loops. Also, dual-layer, flat shoulder straps increase wearing comfort – for ultra light rises for maximum comfort!

The new lightweight backpack is now available for about $ 120 in sizes M and L in the outdoor trading available. There is more information about the SummitRocket 40 and his small brother SummitRocket 30, on the side of Mountain Hardwear.