The Asymmetric 42+8 will accompany you from hut to hut! This mid-sized touring backpack is a perfect choice for hut to hut hikes in the alps, pilgrimages and backpacking. The body contact back provides a stable, comfortable fit. The Tergolight suspension system has an integrated frame and in combination with the Ergoshape shoulder straps ensures to an excellent load transfer and reliable stability. The suspension system, load positioning and the comfortable shoulder straps are easily and fully adjustable so that a wide range of back lengths can be achieved for a precision fit. The stable hip belt ensures stability and good load transfer. In addition to the spacious main compartment, which is also accessible from the front, the Asymmetric 42+8 also has an patch pocket for a map, rain jacket and other things that need to be quickly at hand. The adjustable and removable lid is outfitted with an easily accessible outer compartment and an internal valuables compartment. The integrated bottom compartment is ideal for transporting dirty laundry or a sleeping bag. Compressions straps on the side and under the lid allow you to secure everything tightly. Gear loops accommodate both an ice pick and your trekking poles. Additional gear can be attached to additional attachment loops. To protect the planet, the textile primary materials were manufactured with eco-friendly, resource-conserving methods and certified in accordance with the strict bluesign system. The VAUDE Green Shape label stands for environmentally-friendly, functional products made from sustainable materials.