Reach for the osprey scarab 18 and hit the trail. Perfect for minimalist day hikes, the pack is still designed to carry 25 pounds comfortably. Frame sheet suspension spreads the load across the entire mesh back panel, a webbing hip belt reduces the weight on your spine, and dual side compression straps provide stability during dynamic movement. A wide zippered front access panel means you never have to dig for anything buried at the bottom and the 2.5 liter fluid reservoir with a magnetic sternum bite valve attachment give you easy access to hydration. There are plenty of storage options including a scratch-free zippered stash pocket for electronics or sunglasses, a zippered front organizer pocket with a handy key clip, a front panel Shove-It pocket for an extra layer, and zippered hip belt pockets.
Upper side compression straps helps stabilize and balance load
An external reservoir sleeve and sewn-in reservoir hanger allows for easy Loading/unloading of hydration reservoirs
The front panel bungee compression provides a place to keep gear accessible and attached