The Ortovox Powder Rider 16 is a compact technical backpack, perfect for day to day use on or off-piste. This pack will allow you to carry your essentials and safety equipment while maintaining a slim silhouette.
Ortovox Powder Rider 16 inside (interior) :
The Ortovox Powder Rider 16 offers five safety compartments, The main compartment has indicated pockets where you can store your avalanche safety gear. This will allow you rapid access to your shovel and probe in the case of an emergency.
The Hip Belt Pocket gives you storage for all smaller items such as a mobile phone, camera case or keys.
Ortovox have integrated Bright Colours into the Powder Rider 16 to make searching for your emergency equipment easier.
Improved Hydration-system storage compartment, giving you greater capacity to your drinking bladder.
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.
Access To Main Compartment Via the back panel loader, this makes getting to your emergency equipment easier.
D-Skifix allows you to attach your skis to the front of your pack in a diagonal method.
You can store your Ice axe, Hiking poles or Shovel Shaft to the Pick Loops on the front of the pack.
Safety Whistle is attached to the chest straps to draw attention in the case of a avalanche.
Water Resistant zippers will stop all moisture and snow getting into your pack so your spare layers or valuables don’t become damp.
Helmet Net can be fixated to the front of the pack.
Ideal for :
The Ortovox Powder Rider 16 ideally suited to small tours or days on or off-piste.
The Fit :
The Slimfit, chest belt and stabiliser help the Ortovox Powder Rider 16 hug the body rather then moving around during active pursuits.
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.
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 (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.
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.