The rugged Mountainsmith Youth Pursuit internal frame backpack offers 3051 cubic inches of storage space. Load-carrying capability and organizational features combine to make the Youth Pursuit an ideal option for young adventurers.
An adjustable air mesh backpanel provides comfortable, stable support. A padded waistbelt and cushioned shoulder straps further enhance carrying comfort. An adjustable sternum strap, load lifter straps and other points of adjustment ensure a proper fit. The Youth Pursuit’s suspension is adjustable to fit torsos ranging from 13"-17" in length. Side and bottom compression straps allow you to cinch down the pack to stabilize the load and enhance maneuverability.
The top-loading pack offers a standard capacity of 2746 cubic inches and an integrated spindrift collars expands usable capacity to a full 3051 cubic inches. The height of the Youth Pursuit’s top lid can be adjusted to accommodate the expanded collar. The lid can even be detached entirely for use as a lumbar pack or shoulder sling. A large zippered front panel pocket serves as another place to store and organize gear. A separate sleeping bag compartment can be accessed through a zipper on the front of the packbag. This compartment is separated from the main packbag by an internal divider that can be unzipped to convert the interior of the Youth Pursuit to a single, oversized compartment. Large zippered side pockets serve as additional gear storage options.
Other features on the Youth Pursuit include trekking pole mounts, ice axe loops, a safety whistle on the sternum strap, and daisy chain gear attachment points. An internal lined pocket and drinking tube exit port makes the Youth Pursuit hydration system (sold separately) compatible. External canted mesh pockets safely stow water bottles and provide convenient on-the-go access.
Mountainsmith part number: 13-50111-64