The Osprey Aether 85 backpack is a large and versatile pack that has been utilized for everything from thru-hikes of the Pacific Crest Trail to climbing to the summit of Everest. The LightWire frame and improved streamlined features carry on the legacy of this backpack. It can be said to be a favorite of weekend warriors to elite mountaineers for over eight years. Great carry, an astounding range of fit and practical, clean features make these backpacks the obvious choice in lightweight, gender specific custom fit.
The BioForm CM and IsoForm CM Custom Molding hipbelts are a revolutionary advance in the area of custom fit hipbelts. All feature Osprey’s ErgoPull closure that draws tension along the top and the bottom of the belt with split support wings. Their superb hip pad design offers a fit that is comfortable right off the shelf. With the additional benefits of in-store heat molding Osprey brings you the best fitting hipbelts you've ever worn.
The AirScape Suspension features dual peripheral aluminum rods that stabilize the load and transfer weight close to the body, an integral aluminum or LightWire contoured headrail for maximum headroom, Nubbed or ridge foam back panel with grip mesh covering provides superior breathability and ultra-comfortable pack to body contact, and HDPE framesheet with cutouts for weight reduction
IsoForm harness spacer mesh surface with no sewn seams for superb comfort and fit
IsoForm CM hipbelt provides heat molded fit in multiple sizes and gender specific cuts.
Hipbelt convertible top pocket/lumbar pack - The top pocket quickly converts to a lumbar pack with a built-in hipbelt
Hydration Compatible - A back panel sleeve with hanger holds 3-liter and smaller hydration reservoirs. Route the hose out the slot on either side of the pack
Inside Out Compression - The compression strap on the side stretch woven pocket can be routed externally or internally to secure your gear.
Red internal load compression strap - When loading your pack, move the strap out of the way. When the pack is loaded, clip male/female buckles together and tighten strap until load is secure
Sleeping Pad Straps - Every Aether Series pack features removable
CM hipbelt pointer
J-Panel access - Provides quick access to packed gear
Stow on the Go trekking pole attachment
Stretch woven dual access side pockets
Stretch woven front pocket with welded vent
Cord loop Add-Ons attachment slots
Straight Jacket compression
Side gear loops and straps
Wide mouth sleeping bag access with divider
Two ice axe loops
Removable sleeping pad straps
Spacer mesh surface with no sewn seams
Hook-and-loop adjustable yoke allows 4” / 10CM of fine torso adjustment
LightWire Alloy Peripheral Frame Suspension
Ribbed foam back panel with grip mesh
Recycled HDPE framesheet with weight-reducing cutouts