Mountainsmith released its Cona backpack series with a crossover aesthetic. Two years in the making, the versatile backpack functions equally well on backpacking trips and long travel.

The Cona packs come in four sizes – 60, 45, and 25L, and 4L hydration lumbar bag and available in early 2022.

The 60, 45 and 25L sizes offer roll-top entry into a compartment that allows for expandable storage, a water-proof compartment inside to protect electronic gear, a flexible divider inside that allows pass-through access into the main compartment or access to the water-proof compartment, and a large U-shaped zippered front panel for easy top-to-bottom access. 

Each bag is made of 420d nylon carbonate ripstop and 840d nylon carbonate JR ballistic and comes with EVA shoulder straps for extended travel & technical adventure travel. The CONA 25 a crossover option for everyday carry.

“We recognize that since we started making backpacks in 1979, the needs of hikers, backpackers and outdoor recreationists have changed along with the gear that we carry and where we use it,” said Mountainsmith General Manager Jonathan McFarland. “In designing our Cona series, we wanted to address the demands of the modern hiker for highly functional, durable crossover gear. From travel to the trailhead, we want to make sure that we are with them every step of their journey.”

For more product information, go here.

Photo courtesy Mountainsmith