The go-to lightweight backpack for ski touring, the Ortovox Ascent 30 AVABAG Backpack offers up to four storage compartments to store your touring essentials as well as outside fixation of your ski, the 3D foam backplate will allow maximum comfort when transporting your equipment from base to base.
Please Note: This backpack does not include the Ortovox AVABAG Unit, Looking for the full kit? Please follow the link to the Ortovox Ascent 30 AVABAG Kit.
Thanks to the innovative processing system which requires no sewing or additional sealing, and a drastically reduced venturi unit, the Ortovox Avabag is one of the lightest airbag systems in the world. Weighing only 690g, the system combines an incredible lightweight stripped-down design with the highest levels of reliability.
The ideal backpack for full off-piste days or hut to hut touring, the Ortovox ascent 30 Avabag backpack offers many high functional touring features and allows you to store all of your essentials without squashing them in.
Comfortable and robust avalanche backpack, the Ortovox Ascent 30 has a 3D back protection system that offers maximum protection against your back if you fall, the ergonomic shoulder straps and hip belts correspond with each other to distribute the weight when you're twisting and turning, this will allow maximum wear comfort when off-piste.
The 3D foam back system is simultaneously Light and Stable. This back system Distributes Load Evenly between the hip fins and the slightly padded shoulder straps.
To determine your back length, use a tape measure to measure yourself from the top of your hip bone to the very top of your back just before the neck. Use the size guide image in the image gallery to calculate your size.
Back Length : Regular (42 - 50 cm)
Ortovox Ascent 30 Avabag Backpack Features:
Safety compartment: Access to the compartment is marked with the red zipper pullers. Probe and shaft receiver are marked with icons. Place the shovel blade with the sharp edge up.
D-Skifix: A fast and safe diagonal ski fastener that offers plenty of wear comfort.
Snowboard and Snowshoe attachment: Connect the lower straps with the metal nose and the small lop above the icon compartment. The upper part can be found in the compartment above the left shoulder strap. Disconnect the metal half-moon hook and feed it through the loop by the right shoulder strap. Fit the board / Snowshoes and close the buckle.
Chest strap with a signal whistle: Quickly draw attention in emergency situations.
Emergency Card: Quick access to emergency details if stuck in an avalanche situation.
Helmet net: Fixed in a zipped compartment, optimized fastening.
Water-resistant zipper: Repelling moisture for secure and dry contents.
Hydration system compatible: Push drink bladder into the slot on the carry system interior and secure with a strap and flat-front buckle. Lead the tube through the outlet by the right shoulder strap and fix it with the rubber band.
Bright inside: Light Colours inside make it easier to find your avalanche safety equipment.
Inflated avabag access to the main compartment: frontal 2-way zipper
Snowboard and snowshoe attachment: optimized, complete transport aid.
Rope Fixation: Use fixation strap (located in the foremost compartment) and fit two half-moon hooks through the loops on the upper side of the pack. Open the buckle, catch the plastic loop above the middle compartment, close the buckle again and tighten the strap.
Illustration of alpine emergency signals: Print (inside) shows you signals for emergencies.
Ice Axe and Hiking pole loops: Place the pick of the Axe or Hiking pole into the icon compartment and fix it by closing the straps. Then attach the shaft by using the elastic cords, hidden in the two small compartments near the foremost zipper.
Safety Leg Strap: for the highest possible safety in the event of an avalanche.
Ortovox Ascent 30 Avabag Tech Spec:
Usable volume with integrated AVABAG unit: 30 litres
Weight Backpack: 1170 g
Back Length: Regular (42 - 50 cm)
W x L x H (Width x Length x Height): 27 x 57 x 20 cm