Black Diamond Alias AvaLung Pack - For long tours and technical ski mountaineering objectives where the ascent is as involved as the ski down, the Black Diamond Alias AvaLung combines the lightweight, technical prowess of Black Diamond's climbing packs with winter-specific functionality and Black Diamond's time-tested AvaLung.
- Insulated hydration sleeve keeps your fluids in a liquid state for easy thirst quenching (reservoir not included)
- Hydration system compatible with insulated tube sleeve in shoulder strap (bladder not included)
- Enclosed ½-zip avy-tool organizer pocket and hipbelt stash pocket
- A-frame and diagonal ski carrying options
- A-frame carry system securely holds skis during the ascent
Weather and Wind:
- When you have the tube in your mouth, the integrated AvaLung system pulls fresh air from the snow pack and directs exhaled CO2 away from your body, providing you with nearly an hour of air supply if buried in an avalanche
- Hydrophobic backpanel doesn't absorb sweat for greater comfort and temperature regulation during the ascent
- 1/2-zip avy-tool pocket is separated from the main body of the pack to provide rapid access to tools in an emergency situation
- Hip belt stash pocket provides quick access to small essentials
- Enclosed Avalanche shovel/probe pocket
- Top-loading access and floating top pocket with skirt closure
- Two stash pockets on waistbelt
- 210d Dyneema ripstop, 840d nylon ballistic
- Padded shoulder straps and back panel
- Dedicated compartment with organizer sleeves for avalanche gear
- ReActiv suspension system with SwingArm shoulder straps allows the upper body to rotate naturally with your gait, allowing you to move with greater freedom and agility
- Top-loading access to main compartment with adjustable rope carrying strap
- Tuck-away rope strap secures your cord to the exterior of the pack during the descent
- Tuck-away rope strap and ice tool PickPockets
- Side compression straps
- AvaLung mouthpiece and tubing stow away in shoulder strap when not in use
- High-tenacity 210d Dyneema ripstop side panels
- Built-in Avalung tube increases your chances of survival in case of an avalanche
- Adjustable waistbelt with quick-release buckle
- Removable 20 mm aluminum stay
- Ice tool PickPockets keep axes secured when not in use
- US shipments only
- Top-loading design allows for organized packing and provides a streamlined profile
FEATURES of the Black Diamond Alias AvaLung Pack.
SPECIFICATIONS of the Black Diamond Alias AvaLung Pack.
Sierra Trading Post
The streamlined Black Diamond Equipment Alias AvaLung snowport backpack has a built-in AvaLung and dedicated avalanche-gear sleeve so you're prepared if a slide should happen.
Stripped of all unnecessary features, the streamlined Black Diamond Alias Avalung Backpack provides serious backcountry skiers with everything they need and nothing they don't in a reliable and lightweight pack system. When you have the breathing tube in your mouth, the tested and proven AvaLung system pulls fresh air from the snow pack and directs exhaled CO2 away from your body, providing nearly an hour of oxygen supply if you get buried in an avalanche. The reActiv suspension system moves with your upper body for improved agility and balance, enhancing your performance while you navigate technical terrain on the way up and rip elegant turns on the way back down.
Oregon Mountain Community (2012)
With a lightweight, top-loading design, the streamlined Black Diamond Alias AvaLung is an all-purpose backcountry pack for everything from hut tours to ski mountaineering. A removable stay supports heavier or overnight loads, while the built-in AvaLung and dedicated avy-tool pocket keep you prepared in case of a slide.