Ideal for day hikes or ultra-lightweight overnighters, the Osprey Kyte 36 Women’s backpack balances weight, storage capacity (2000+ cubic inches), features, price and performance. A lightweight, supportive suspension enables the pack to comfortably carry loads of up to 40 pounds!
Committed to providing all outdoor enthusiasts with optimal performance, Osprey equips its women's packs with gender-specific design features. Harnesses are cut wider through the collar bone area and have an ergonomic taper in the chest area. Offering a women's specific cant and a narrower cut, the hipbelts found on Osprey's women's packs also cater to female users.
Employing ridge molded foam and built-in air channels, the pack’s AirScape backpanel provides flexible support and breathability to combat heat build-up between your back and the pack body. A lightweight aluminum peripheral frame and a foam framesheet effectively distribute weight and deliver supportive stability. The Xsmall/Small Kyte 36 Women’s pack is designed to fit torso lengths ranging from 13"-17" and the Small/Medium size fits 16”-20” torsos. The padded, contoured hipbelt, and padded shoulder straps aid in stability and load transfer. An adjustable sternum strap and load-lifter straps further enhance fit. Side compression straps cinch down to keep the contents of the pack safely in.
The top-loading 2000+ cubic-inch capacity packbag is accessed beneath a fixed top lid that incorporates zippered compartments for gear storage. A vertical zipper on the face of the pack also grants access to the interior of the packbag without having to remove the lid. A zippered lower compartment is ideal for a sleeping bag or other gear. A divider between the main packbag and the sleeping bag compartment can be pulled aside to convert the Kyte 36 Women’s pack to a single large compartment. A stretch woven pocket on the front of the pack keeps layers close at hand.
Other features include Stow-on-the-Go trekking pole attachments, tuck-away ice axe loops, daisy chain attachment points, an included raincover, a safety whistle built into the sternum strap, zippered hibpelt pockets, and stretch side water bottle pockets. An external sleeve is ideal for a hydration system (not included).
The Osprey Kyte 36 Women’s backpack is available in your choice of size and color options.
- Fixed top lid provides top loader access to main compartment
- Zippered hipbelt pockets
- Top lid zippered pocket and under lid zippered mesh pocket
- External hydration sleeve
- Front panel stretch mesh pocket
- Tuck away ice tool loop and bungee tie-offs
- Dual front panel daisy chains
- Integrated raincover
- Web attachment points on top lid
- Upper and lower reverse StraightJacket side compression straps
- Torso adjustable harness
- Stow-on-the-Go trekking pole attachment
- Dual stretch mesh side pockets
- Zippered sleeping bag compartment with floating divider
- Removable sleeping pad straps
- Side zipper access to main compartment
Best Use Backpacking, Hiking Access Top Loading w/ Sleeping Bag Compartment Warranty Limited Lifetime Volume Xsmall/Small: 2075 cu in
Small/Medium: 2197 cu in
Type Internal Frame Backpack Sternum Strap Yes; Adjustable Maximum Weight 40 lbs Material 210D nylon ripstop and 420HD nylon packcloth Item Weight Xsmall/Small: 3.09 lbs
Small/Medium: 3.2 lbs
Torso Adjustment Yes Hydration Compatible Yes Frame Material Aluminum Fits Torso Xsmall/Small: 13"-17"
Fits Waist Xsmall/Small: 24"-45"
Dimensions 27" x 12" x 12" Detachable Daypack n/a
Real Customer Reviews
- Comfortable and worth every penny!
Likes: Fit to my small frame, breathable, good size, lots of adjusting straps, fit my water bladder, good pocket placement
Dislikes: Hip pockets are a little awkward in size, hard to figure out top closing clasp at first
Likes: Perfect back system, great size, lite, lot of space for a small size.
- Awesome Pack
Likes: Fits perfect. Great size to fit a fair amount but can cinch down for running. Love the pockets on the side. Love the back support and how it feels on.
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