Mixed weather, climbing gear, cameras - there's always a reason another 'something' gets thrown in your pack before you leave the trailhead. The 30L is the perfect pack for big objectives when you gotta bring the full kit. It's bigger in the right spots as a separate avy tool pocket, dual hip pockets and a back panel zipper to the main compartment provide ample storage and easy access to your gear. Despite the larger volume, the 30L pack is eiciently designed and the thermo-molded back panel and shoulder straps provide a comfortable, ergonomic fit. NEW for 2016, the HIGHER 30L features a stow-able front panel helmet holder and is built with recycled polyester and PVC-free nylon. Features include: Helmet holder, ergonomic comfort shoulder straps, back panel cargo access, fleece lined goggle pocket, hydro-pocket with insulated sleeve, A-frame split-ski carry mode, horizontal and vertical snowboard carry option, avy rescue protocol info panel, any tools pocket, dual hip belt pockets, hip belt gear loop, dual ice axe loops, integrated saftey whistle, internal aluminum suspension frame.