This season sees the launch of the completely redesigned Black Diamond Covert AvaLung, a mid-sized, panel-loading ski pack with an integrated valve box. The Covert Avalung is equipped with Black Diamond's patent-pending ergoACTIV suspension, allowing its hipbelt and shoulder straps move effortlessly with you, both on the skin track and the descent.
More In This Category
The Mutant is an award-winning pack designed for year-round ascents. Super light, flexible, strippable and seasonally versatile... [ full story ]
British climbing brand DMM have recently launched a full set of soft goods to go alongside their legendary hardware. DMM sent... [ full review ]
Surely there's no room for another pack brand in the UK? BOREAS GEAR, hailing from San Francisco, and Ardblair Sports Importers... [ full story ]
DMM Vector May 2014
The Vector is an exciting new trad climbing sack which forms a key part of the fresh range of DMM rucksacks and bags. With its... [ full story ]
Related UKC Forum discussions
This highly compact pack is kitted out with a dedicated avy-tool organizer pocket, A-frame carrying ability and our new diagonal ski carry cable that holds skis at the 'golden angle.'
For the 2012 season Black Diamond has made the integrated AvaLung even better with a revised valve box that sits further inside the pack body, improves airflow and increases shoulder strap comfort.
The innovative new HiLo helmet holder can secure helmets against the front panel or top of the pack, allowing for interior access whether carrying skis diagonally, A-frame style or when skinning.
The Covert is also available separately without an AvaLung. Weight: 1.98 kg, estimated (Medium/Large, 26 L Covert AvaLung), 1.6 kg, estimated (Medium/Large, 26 L Covert).
Gear News and Outdoor Industry News at UKC and UKH presents climbing, walking and mountaineering equipment and stories that will be of interest to UKClimbing.com's readers. They are not gear reviews and are provided by companies that advertise with UKClimbing Limited. Please feel free to comment about the stories and products on the associated thread.