Designed for technical, all-day hikes, the Franconia LR is their top-of-the-line lumbar hiking pack, designed for carrying a day’s worth of food, fuel and gear.

Here’s the lowdown on lumbar reservoirs: by shifting water weight to your hips, they provide the stability you need, the water you want, and the mobility you didn’t know you lacked. The Franconia is also designed to keep you cool and hydrated on grueling mountain routes. The Air Suspension back panel keeps the pack off your back for plenty of ventilation, and the zippered pockets on the waistbelt give you instant access to maps or bars. It’s also easy to drink without taking your eyes off the trail: the new reservoir delivers more water per sip, and the magnetic tube trap lets you snap the tube into place without fumbling.


Air Suspension - This trampoline-style back panel suspends the pack away from your back, leaving room for air to circulate.

Crux Lumbar Reservoir - Includes a Crux lumbar reservoir, which positions water weight low on your back for more stability and better balance on the trail.


The brand new Crux LR reservoir delivers 20% more water per sip while keeping weight positioned low on your back, which translates to better stability in the saddle and on the trail

Separate reservoir compartment stows your water supply away from your gear

Reservoir compression cinches water to the small of your back to reduce sloshing as you drink

Air suspension back panel holds the pack away from your back for maximum ventilation and air flow

Magnetic Tube Trap keeps your tube secure and accessible when you need it

Ventilated hip belt features cargo pockets to keep essentials within easy reach

Stretch overflow exterior pockets for quick stash access

Trekking pole attachment and tool loop let you attach and remove extra gear to exterior of your pack

Load lifters provide maximum comfort and even load distribution

Cargo compression cinches your cargo where it counts for a secure and comfortable carry


Collection: Hiking Low Rider

Activity: Outdoors

User: Unisex

Hydration Capacity: 3l/100 Fl oz

Hydration Type: Crux Lumbar Reservoir With Quicklink System

Bpa/bps/bpf Free: Yes

Quick Link Disconnect: Yes

Gear Capacity: 21l/1250 cu in

Pack Weight: 1.2 kg/2 Lbs 10 oz

Dimensions: 53 X 29.5 X 31 cm / 20.9 X 11.6 X 12.2 In

Fits Torso: 43-53 cm/17-21 in

Fits Waist/hips: 76-127 cm/30-50 in

Back Panel: air suspension back panel. Uses suspended open mesh to keep the pack off the hiker’s back for maximum ventilation and air flow.

Waist Belt: Padded Foam With Cargo Pockets

Accessories Included: Magnetic Tube Trap

Number Of Exterior Pockets: 8

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