Have you been putting off buying your avy gear, hoping your riding partners won’t give you too much flak and Patrol will look the other way? Don’t. The K2 BackSide Hyak Kit includes a well-designed minimalist pack and your avalanche essentials (minus transceiver) in one package, with room for a spare pair of goggles and your hardshell, plus food and water. It’s a great choice for all-day riding in the sidecountry or fast-and-light day touring. The kit includes the Hyak 15 liter pack, K2 Carbon 230 Avalanche Probe, and K2 Speed Shovel. The K2 Hyak Pack has a slim profile with enough space for your avalanche essentials and more, and will carry skis in either the A-frame or diagonal positions. The K2 Carbon 230 Avalanche Probe is light, strong and compact and deploys easily with gloves on// The K2 Speed Shovel is their lightest shovel offering, comes in at a weight of 700 grams, and features a streamlined T-handle and light but strong 7075 Alloy construction.
K2 Hyak Pack Bomber construction and top-notch materials are utilized to keep you and your gear on the mountain for years.
K2 Carbon Probe 230 Carbon fiber construction
K2 Speed Shovel Made of lightweight 7075 Aluminum alloy
Main compartment // Fleece lined goggle pocket // Shovel and probe compartments
Fleece-Lined Goggle Pocket
Shovel and probe compartments
K2 Hyak Pack 15 liter capacity // Ergonomic vented back panel // Cleverly-designed hip belt system with offset closure buckle // Insulated hydration sleeve // The carry system allows for attaching skis in either the A-frame or diagonal position, and is also snowboard compatible.
K2 Carbon Probe 230 Trigger Pull Handle allows rapid probe deployment while its unique grooved handle holds the loose sections of your probe together when it’s in your pack. // Backslide Auto-Lock is secure and allows easy assembly/disassembly with gloves on. // 230 cm length for lightness and packability with 1 cm markings on shaft of probe to ensure accuracy in depth observations
K2 Speed Shovel K2’s simplest and lightest shovel and includes webbing holes in the blade for use as a Deadman Anchor.