Winner of Outside Magazine's Gear of the Year Award for 2017, the Ariel AG™ 65 is the perfect women's specific backpacking solution when your primary concerns are carrying heavy loads in ventilated comfort for bigger trips and weeklong-plus excursions. Now featuring our innovative Anti-Gravity™ technology and custom fit along with an incredibly robust feature set and a top lid that converts to a functional daypack or summit pack.
For backpacking, thru-hikes and alpine expeditions, the Ariel AG™ Series has a pedigree like no other pack. We have set the bar for technical backpacking packs by combining Anti-Gravity™ technology with customizable fit and innovative features like our new convertible top lid to create a more capable and comfortable pack for long-haul load carrying on any multi-day excursion. When you need a pack that can carry heavy loads for up to a week, there is no better option than the Ariel AG™ pack. Size XS comes with a Small hipbelt and harness.
The IsoForm5 harness and CM™ hipbelt provide outstanding fit and comfort for especially heavy loads and long miles. Both components are interchangeable to provide a truly custom fit.
The Aether/Ariel AG™ features a continuous, suspended panel of lightweight mesh extending from the upper torso through the lumbar area of the pack and wraps the user in supreme comfort.
CONVERTIBLE TOP-LID DAYPACK
Haul your gear to basecamp, remove the top-lid and deploy the impressively functional DayLid™ to summit a nearby peak or backcountry picnic. NOTE: NOT AVAILABLE OUTSIDE OF US.
Removable top-lid converts to DayLid™ daypack
Lower Inside-Out™ compression straps
Additional main compartment access
Integrated FlapJacket™ cover for lidless use
External hydration reservoir sleeve
Large front J-zip access to main compartment
LightWire™ tensioned, full peripheral frame comfortably transfers pack load
Top to bottom suspended mesh wraps shoulders, back and hips for a fully integrated backpanel fit
ISOFORM5 ANTI-GRAVITY™ MESH HARNESS
Interchangeable sizes for a precise, personalized fit
Adjustable suspended harness with structural load lifter bar for load transfer and comfort
Die-cut foam lower and mesh ExoForm™ wrap upper
Adjustable sternum strap with safety whistle
ISOFORM5 CM™ HIPBELT
Custom heat molding and interchangeable sizes for a precise, personalized fit
Mesh bridge between pads pulls in the lumbar to support heavy loads