Alpine Luddites



The Alpiniste :

This is an updated take on the classic Karrimor Alpiniste series, from the Whillans to the Haston packs of the 60's & 70's. They ran 55-65 liters in volume. Features include a closed cell foam padded back(removable for use as a bivy pad), double layer crampon patch, and zip pocket in the lid. Fabric will be the original  11 oz Cordura nylon in classic Purple or the pre Haston model in red.  There are be 5 back sizes or custom. 

download the custom pack order form. You can see some of the most popular custom options here.

After you order a pack I'll contact you for your waist belt size and any customization. You can choose from all features: waist belt, harness size, bivy pad, frame sheet, alloy stays, crampon and ice tool attachment, webbing color and size, fitting issues, etc.