Combining its hard-earned reputation as a rugged load-hauling option for extended backpacking trips with the revolutionary Anti-Gravity suspension the Osprey Aether AG 70 offers a dynamic responsive fit 4000+ cubic inches of storage capacity and a weight-carrying capacity of up to 60 pounds!
Osprey's innovative Anti-Gravity suspension system equips the pack with weight-carrying efficiency breathability and a contoured fit. A broad-mesh tensioned backpanel stretches all the way out across the lumbar portion of the pack. Though the pack maintains constant responsive contact with the wearer warm air can escape freely because of the separation caused between the mesh and the pack itself. Beneath the mesh a peripheral LightWire aluminum frame. A sliding sternum strap and adjustable load-lifter straps further enhance fit.
Accommodating backpackers of different heights the pack is available in your choice of sizes. The Small size fits torsos ranging from 16”-19” the Medium fits from 18”-21” the Large fits from 20”-23” and the Xlarge accommodates torso lengths ranging from 22”-25”. An Anti-Gravity IsoForm harness and a fully-padded moldable IsoForm hipbelt maximize performance fit and comfort. These components are interchangeable. NOTE: The Aether AG 70 ships standard with component sizes that match the torso size or “style” of the pack with the exception of the Xlarge which comes standard with Large components. If you require customization of components please leave detailed instructions about what size hipbelt and/or harness you need in the “Order Comment” field on the “Order Review” screen at checkout or call us at 1.800.617.0643 to place your customized order directly with one of our Gear Specialists.
The pack’s large main compartment is reached through a traditional top-loading access point but a large J-shaped zipper on the front of the pack also allows quick access to the interior. Additionally a lower compartment serves as a dedicated spot for stowing your sleeping bag or other clothes and gear. A removable divider enables you to open up the interior to create a single spacious compartment. A large front pocket utilizes welded stretch woven fabric to serve as a convenient storage spot for discarded layers or other gear. Elastic side pockets are ideal for stashing water bottles or other smaller items. Integrated hipbelt pockets provide a spot to keep essentials close at hand. Side compression straps enable you to cinch down your pack to keep contents safely and securely in place and also double as lash points for additional gear. Buckled straps that pass over the front of the packbag are designed to further enhance the compressibility of the pack and provide yet another place to lash gear. A removable top lid protects the contents of the pack and can be removed entirely to save weight . Adding increased versatility the lid also serves as a streamlined stand-alone daypack with its own minimalist shoulder straps an adjustable sternum strap and an internal hydration sleeve.
Other features include integrated Stow-on-the-Go trekking pole loops ice axe loops with bungee tie-offs removable sleeping pad straps and an internal sleeve that makes the pack hydration compatible (hydration system sold separately).
The Osprey Aether AG 70 internal frame backpack is available in your choice of size and color options.
- Removable top-lid converts to DayLid daypack
- Dual upper side compression straps
- Dual access side stretch mesh pockets
- Lower Inside-Out compression straps
- Zippered hipbelt pockets
- Stow-on-the-Go trekking pole attachment
- Additional main compartment access
- Large stretch mesh front panel pocket
- Dual front compression straps with StraightJacket compression
- Dual ice tool loops with bungee tie-offs
- Zippered sleeping bag compartment with removable divider
- Removable sleeping pad straps
- Integrated FlapJacket cover for lidless use
- Internal hydration reservoir sleeve
- Large front J-zip access to main compartment
Best Use Backpacking Access Top Loading w/ Side Access and Sleeping Bag Compartment Warranty Limited Lifetime Volume Small: 4089 cu in
Medium: 4272 cu in
Large: 4455 cu in
Xlarge: 4638 cu in
Type Internal Frame Backpack Sternum Strap Yes; Adjustable Maximum Weight 60 lbs Material Main: 210D Nylon Dobby
Accent: 210D High Tenacity Nylon Shadow Box
Bottom: 500D Nylon Packcloth
Item Weight Small: 5.16 lbs
Medium: 5.21 lbs
Large: 5.27 lbs
Torso Adjustment Yes Hydration Compatible Yes Frame Material Aluminum Fits Torso Small: 16"-19"
Dimensions 33" x 16" x 13" Detachable Daypack Yes
Real Customer Reviews
- GREAT BACKPACK!
Likes: Comfortable, light, durable, detachable bag, adjustments
Dislikes: no instructions on adjustments
- Great Pack
Likes: Rugged, Detachable pack, belt pockets, adjustments
Dislikes: Lack of instructions for adjustments, configurations, etc.
Likes: plenty of room, handy belt pockets, very comfortable for 6 day full pack
Dislikes: none yet
- Very Comfortable
Likes: Very comfortable and roomy. Easy access to anywhere in the pack and a great, useable, daypack converted from the lid. Really liked using it.
Dislikes: None really...still breaking it in.
- Great pack overall!
Likes: Very comfortable, I'm assuming even more so once I have it adjusted properly. Plenty of room. Love how the top transforms into legit day pack. The 'J' zipper access to main compartment is prime!
Dislikes: Wish there were more external pockets. My old pack had four external pockets that were very useful! I don't like how the two side pockets are not fully enclosed.
- Great pack!
Likes: So glad I paid for the better brand! Others on our trip to Pantertown had cheaper bags and were hurting on day two. Had to add Bear keg at last minute due to rangers and it fit perfectly on the top!
- Great backpack
- Great Backpack
Likes: Comfortable when fully loaded
Daypack is easy to use
Lots of space for gear
Dislikes: Divider between main compartment and sleeping bag compartment dosent completely seperate the two spaces
- Best price I could find
Likes: The price was the best I could find for this specific pack in my size. Plus they gave me a free t shirt.
Dislikes: It took a few weeks to ship, but I was willing to wait because it was free shipping and I wasn't in a rush.
- Fits like a glove
Likes: Spacious, Fits great, Moldable waistbest
Dislikes: None at this time.
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