The largest pack out of the haute route range, the new Ortovox Haute Route 40 plays huge enthuses on load carrying when touring, with up to 8 storage compartments and compression straps you will be able to control the load and bulk of your Ortovox Backpack. transfer your equipment from resort to resort in comfort with the haute route 40.
The Haute Route 40 pack has the O-flex back system allows you to distribute the weight between the hips and shoulders.
Eight safety compartments allow you to store all the right essentials for ski touring. spare layers, goggles, shovel and probe can be stored in separate compartments.
Immediate access to the main compartment from the back of the pack
Hydration system compatible
Standard for Ortovox, an Emergency Card has been added to the features so when an avalanche occurs it makes it easy to extract information of the victim.
Ortovox Haute Route 40 Outside (Exterior) :
The Haute Route 40 pack carries skis securely in both A-Skifix and D-Skifix fashion and both fastening systems are easy to use.
Large Hip Belt allow maximum wear comfort when skiing through backcountry terrain, also includes hip belt pockets for smaller valuables
Wide Back Panel Zip Pocket which makes retrieving and storing your equipment a breeze, even with skis attached.
It also includes a Helmet Carry System and a Hip Belt pocket for extra storage space.
The pack's Large Zippers are easy to grab onto, even whilst wearing thick gloves.
Crampon and Ice Axe Fastening, a fixed Helmet Net, and External Rope Fastening.
Ideal for :
Being a ski touring classic, the Haute Route 40 is ideal for those who love long ski excursions lasting several days, with large usable volume of 40 Litres and alot of attention to detail on the features, we recommend transferring your equipment from resort to resort with the Haute Route 40.
The Fit :
Based on the classic haute route tour, the Ortovox Haute Route 40 offers protection and comfort into one, the O-flex back frame will give you maximum back protection against any impacts, quick access avalanche essential pockets make it easier in the case of an emergency, like most of the Ortovox Backpack range the padded shoulder straps and hip belts correspond with each other to distribute the weight.
When touring load control is a huge factor, Ortovox as standard have added compression straps in order to minimise the load of your pack, this will stop your pack from being bulky.
Nylon 420D Robic
Nylon 100D Robic Ripstop
Size Guide :
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.
Safety Compartment : Access to the compartment is marked with the red zipper pullers. Probe and Shaft receiver are marked with icons. Fasten the shovel with the sharp edge up, on the front of the backpack.
Chest Strap with Signal Whistle : Quickly draw attention in emergency situations.
Hip Pocket : Hip Pocket allows you to store small accessories such as mobile phones, keys.
Helmet Net : The helmet net can be found in the foremost compartment. Hook the helmet net hooks onto the small loops near the ice axe fixation and on the slot compartment, these are also indicated by small icons.
Water-Resistant Zippers : repelling moisture for secure and dry contents.
Bright Inside : Light Colours inside make it easier to find your avalanche safety equipment.
Hydration System Compatible : Push drink bladder of any model into the slot on the carry system interior and secure with strap and flat-front buckle.
Emergency Card : Quick access to emergency details if stuck in a avalanche situations.
Access To Main Compartment (Front) : Quick access to emergency equipment / Accessories through the front.
Access To Main Compartment (Back Panel Loader) : Quick access to emergency equipment / Accessories through the Back panel Loader.
Safety Equipment Attachment : Shovel and probes can be attached to the front of your backpack for quicker access, this will leave more room for spare layers, accessories.
O-Flex Frame Back System : Two horizontal aluminium struts inside and padding can be bent for maximum individual adjustment. Perfect access to your gear in snowy condition.
A-Skifix : Classic Side Ski Fastener using the compression straps.
D-Skifix : Push the ski through the large loop hidden in the slot compartment, this is indicated with a small icon. you can then secure the skips with the straps hidden in the left shoulder strap. Snowboard and Snowshoe Attachment : Use the two separate straps (located in the middle comparment) and fix them at the male buckle parts of the lateral compression straps.
Rope Attachment : Use fixation strap (located in the middle compartment) and fit two half moon hooks through the loops (one is hidden in the little top compartment) on the upper side of pack. Open buckle, catch the loop above middle compartment, close the buckle again and tighten the strap.
Crampon Fastening : Fix the crampon by fitting the two additional straps (located in the middle compartment) through the small slots at the front.
Gear Loops : Ice axe, hiking poles and your shovel can be attached to the front to save more room in the pack.
Map Compartment : Special compartment stores your map for quick access when out in the backcountry.
Key Holder : Small holder allows you to store keys so they don’t rattle around in your pack.
Ortovox Haute Route 40
Ortovox Haute Route 40 - Front View - Black Raven
Ortovox Haute Route 40 - Front View - Night Blue
Ortovox Haute Route 40 - Back View - O-Flex Frame - Night Blue