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Osprey Kestrel 48 Backpack

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Osprey - Kestrel 48 Backpack
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When the weekend hits and the mountains call your name, grab the Osprey Kestrel 48 Backpack and hit the trail. Built with durable fabrics and Osprey's usual dedication to comfort and functionality in the wilderness, this rugged pack is loaded with features to make your excursion go smoothly. Whether it's the integrated raincover that saves your gear in a downpour, the well ventilated AirScape back panel that keeps you comfortable on a hot day, or the easily accessible Stow-On-The-Go trekking pole attachments that keep your hands free on a sketchy scramble, the Kestrel 48 has your back from the trailhead to the mountain top.

Product Details


Main210D x 630D Nylon Dobby

Accent420HD Nylon Oxford

Bottom500HD Nylon Packcloth


S/M27.6 x 13.4 x 12.6"

M/L29.5 x 13.4 x 12.6"


Side Zipper Access to Main Compartment

Fixed Top Lid with External Zippered Pocket

Zippered Mesh Pocket under Top Lid

Zippered Sleeping Bag Compartment with Floating Divider

Front Panel Hybrid Shove-It Pocket

Stretch Mesh Side Pockets

Zippered Hipbelt Pockets

Full-Length Vertical Zippered Side Pocket


Lightwire Suspension3.5 mm LightWire peripheral frame effectively transfers the load from harness to hipbelt. Atilon framesheet spreads load across the entire backpanel to the peripheral frame.

AirScape Back PanelMesh-covered ridged foam allows maximum ventilation while keeping the load close to the body. Adjustable torso length.

Spacermesh Harness and HipbeltSoft edgeless padded mesh offers a soft breathable contact surface and large load support. Includes adjustable sternum strap with safety whistle.

Integrated Removable Raincover

Stow-On-The-Go Trekking Pole Attachment

Dual Upper Reverse Straightjacket Side Compression Straps

External Hydration Sleeve

Dual Tuckaway Ice Tool Attachments

Dual Front Panel Daisy Chains

Removable Sleeping Pad Straps


  • Material: Nylon
  • Bag Volume (L): 48
  • Bag Volume (cu in): 2929
  • Weight (g): 1628
  • Skate Carry: No
  • Laptop Sleeve: No
  • Wet/Dry Bag: No
  • Warranty: Limited Lifetime
Size S​/M M​/L
Weight (g) 1560 1628

Other Notes

Osprey products can only be shipped within the United States and Canada



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