It features a roll-top closure, multiple compression straps and attachment points, two oversized side pockets, and a back pocket. Use the frame as a hauler for awkward loads. We use advanced materials, time tested craftsmanship, and we are proud to do it in the USA. When we get some wind events and the snow gets a bit gone I’ll try to film a snippet . Our backpacks prioritize comfort under heavy loads, light weight, waterproof materials, and durability. We build packs for hunters, packrafters, through hikers, and people doing some really cool expeditions. The Seek Outside Flight One Backpack is a lightweight 61 liter internal frame backpack that weighs 2 pounds 4 ounces. 1; 2; First Prev 2 of 2 Go to page. Also not something I see as a huge deterrent. Thread starter Muskeez; Start date Mar 19, 2020; Mar 19, 2020 #1 Muskeez Well-known member. For my and my style of hunting I like the break-a-way set up. Posts: 618. lebanon, pa. Has anyone packed out a deboned elk hindquarter on a divide 4500? As much as I love panel loader backpacks, I still think the #1 priority of a backpack is how comfortably it carries a heavy load, which Seek Outside packs do very well, and at a fraction of the weight of comparable heavy-hauling backpacks. Integrated & Breakaway Packs use the same suspension - They all perform very well under load. BPL Member. Our backpacks prioritize comfort under heavy loads, light weight, waterproof materials, and durability. Versatile and adaptable. Now remember, I spent 13 years in Special Forces in the days before "great packs". Use the frame as a hauler for awkward loads. The Seek Outside Unaweep 3900 addresses an the areas of the ultralight backpacking market that has long been underserved, namely lightweight (3-4 pound) durable backpacks for heavy loads exceeding 40 pounds and ranging up to 60, 70, or 80 pounds or more. Apr 4, 2018 #21 T. TBass Member. While 44 ounces might seems like a heavy backpack to some, the external frame Divide backpack is unequaled in its ability to carry heavy multi-sport loads when you want to carry a lot of equipment and supplies in the backcountry. We improve the all season backcountry experience by producing rugged, dependable, lightweight, high performance Tipi Tents, Hot Tent Systems, Titanium Wood Stoves and Backpacks that shine when the sun doesn't. 1. If you have questions, please call us at 970-208-8108 and we'd be happy to talk it over. Built for big trips, they are comfortable enough to not be "too much" pack for a day hike. Built for big trips, they are comfortable enough to not be "too much" pack for a day hike. Carry a load between suspension and packbag. Considering you don't need a pack cover with the Seek Outside pack and it won't absorb moisture, it's an intriguing option for lightweight backpacking. Seek Outside doesn't actually make that many packs, but for those who've never seen one getting acquainted with the options and choosing well can be daunting. We have a lot of organization and pocket options to choose from, so whether you need a bow hunting pack or a pack to hold a spotter and tripod, we've got you covered. Our hunting packs are primarily designed for backpack hunting, elk hunting, and big game hunting in the West and Far North. Please click Accept Cookies to continue to use the site. Backpack hunting packs are made for an elite sport that requires you to carry everything you need for a 3 to 14 day trip, to navigate off trail in remote wilderness areas, to locate game animals that are hard to find - and if you're successful - you will need to pack out an additional 100 to 600 lbs of meat. We are very good at sewing and construction, and you can see that in our packs. Our hunting back packs are comfortable under very heavy loads, they are extremely light weight, they use waterproof materials (waterproof hunting packs are so much better than using a pack cover), and have several technical advancements unique to us such as Field Adjustable Frame Height and our highly adaptable Gatekeeper Compression System. Seek Outside introduced this pack in 2016. Argali: A Seek Outside Exclusive — Brooks Pack - Duration: 10:54. A small but growing company, Seek Outside builds backpacks (and shelters) in the USA, many in its home state of Colorado. We cut, sew, test, and design everything in-house, in Grand Junction, Colorado. A Talon is a removable pocket/daypack/compression panel that adds volume and organization. I found a used one in CO that we are considering for my daughter. Add a Talon and use as a freighter frame / hauler for tree stands or add one of several packs bags for extended backcountry trips. 24" - 26" - 28" - Field adjusts without tools. Simplicity sometimes does it. Yep that sums it up. Versatile and adaptable. Joined Aug 30, 2010 Messages 167. I've put serious miles on a Unaweep, Evolution, and Revolution, and am accumulating miles on the new Divide 4500, so I like to think I have something to offer… The Seek Outside team is working on some new ultralight (lightweight) packs that will be close to the 2lb range and be rated up to 50lbs. Wilderness backpackers t… Seek Outside packs. Seek Outside Flight One Backpack Review - Section Hikers Backpacking Blog The Seek Outside Flight One Backpack is a lightweight 61 liter internal frame backpack that weighs 2 pounds 4 ounces. We are generally much lighter weight, and use much more expensive materials. Seek Outside is well known for its ultralight backpacking tents, tipis, and stoves, so it’s no surprise that its hunting backpacks fall into the ultralight category as well. UPDATE FOR 2020: Unfortunately, Seek Outside has discontinued production of the Exposure backpack. Joined: Feb 2008. 24" - 26" - 28" - Field adjusts without tools. There is nothing really blingy or flashy about the Seek Outside stuff. The Seek Outside Divide Packis an ultralight-style version of the manufacturer’s other external frame backpacks with some of the features that lightweight backpackers prefer like a rear mesh pocket and better side water bottle pockets that can hold water bottles. Our lightweight hunting packs are very durable and adaptable to a lot of different uses. Great as a lightweight hunting backpack, day hunting pack, pack rafting pack, and rescue work. Produce lightweight, high performance mountain hunting backpacks for the backpack hunter. Nathan, Kevin, and Lee cover their favorite pack set-ups, tell stories, and answer questions from viewers. Breakaway packs have the ability to separate the packbag from the suspension and carry a load between the two. This is a weight range that’s beyond what many other ultralight-style and cottage lightweight backpacks can carry today, but well within the Gila’s wheelhouse. Think Big, Seek Outside has you covered. Our system has some complexity, and we know it. At 3X the cost of regular pack fabrics, we believe not needing a raincover is worth every penny. The cookie settings on this website are set to 'allow all cookies' to give you the very best experience. If anyone has any questions about our packs I'd be happy to help. The load shelf provides an additional 2000 CI when used with a pack bag. RockChucker30 said: Good feedback here, nice to see that. I already know that it is massive which I am not worried about I learned early on to pack … Zpacks offers a cuban lumbar pad for $15.” The Zpacks Arc Haul has a load capacity of 35lbs. Though I hear nothing but rave reviews for Seek Outside packs. I bought a Divide over Christmas which I'm going to try out on a three day trip later this week. Carry a load in packbag, or compressed on the outside of packbag. I might be picking up a slightly used fortress 6300 on a revolution frame this weekend and wanted to get others thoughts on it. Joined Aug 21, 2012 Messages 1,688 Location NW Iowa. Seek Outside Pack noise? Ultralight Backpacking Gear Dump - What worked and what didn't! Backpack hunting packs are made for an elite sport that requires you to carry everything you need for a 3 to 14 day trip, to navigate off trail in remote wilderness areas, to locate game animals that are hard to find - and if you're successful - you will need to pack out an additional 100 to 600 lbs of meat. Carry a load between suspension and packbag. All of our backpacks are Talon capable. Seek Outside - Unaweep 4800 Ultralight Pack Hi all, this is my review of the Seek Outside Unaweep 4800 ultralight pack loaned to me from Seek Outside. Kevin goes through how to properly adjust your Seek Outside backpack to best fit you. We build packs for hunters, packrafters, through hikers, and people doing some really cool expeditions. There are lots of good reasons why people have to carry this much weight on a backpacking trip. Re: Seek Outside Backpacks [Re: Apparition] #12080379 06/09/17: Joined: Feb 2010. Argali 7,486 views. I feel like I found my 'last' pack. Depending on torso length and frame size, the Seek Outside Divide has a load capacity ranging from 40 to 100 lbs. Thread starter andlan17; Start date Mar 19, 2018; Prev. Re-watch or catch up on the 2nd Seek Outside #tiptuesdaylive show. The prototypes are made out some new Spectra fabrics including a Spectra ripstop and even full woven Spectra. - Duration: 38:50. Reading the description, I became very interested in this pack (the full description can be seen on Seek Outside’s website). If it makes packing out 50+ lbs of elk less painful, to me, that would be $45 well spent. Constructed of lightweight, waterproof materials made in the USA. We make high performance lightweight backpacks for gear intensive adventures in lonely country. Our system is technologically advanced, and as such requires some effort to fully understand. 10:54. Don’t let your Adventure Side Weigh you Down. I think the Seek Outside Unaweep Divide 4500 (hereafter, the Divide) is a damn good pack. It combines water and abrasion-resistant materials with a streamlined and user-friendly design […] Integrated & Breakaway Packs use the same suspension - They all perform very well under load. Carry a load in packbag, or compressed on the outside of packbag. The Seek Outside Fight One (36 oz/1.02 kg, $299 - $319) is a lightweight, minimalist pack designed with comfort and durability in mind. I bought a Unaweep 4800 backpack a few months ago from Seek Outside after using testing a loaner Unaweep 3900 over the summer (see my Unaweep 3900 review).The Unaweep packs are external frame backpacks with a roll-top pack bag. With a max recommended load between 35 – 50 lbs (depending on torso length and frame height), it’s built to withstand hard use for wilderness backpacking and thru-hiking. Lighter, simpler, cleaner. Breakaway packs have the ability to separate the packbag from the suspension and carry a load between the two. This is what drives our hunting backpack designs. We are very blessed to own our production facility, and to employ our own sewers. Average materials, maybe except the VX21 fabric, solid construction, but not outstanding craftsmanship. And among its most versatile hunting packs … Built for big trips, they are comfortable enough to not be "too much" pack for a day hike. Our hunting backpacks with frame are different from the competition. Our backpacks are split into two lines by the primary load carry method. Both the 3900 and the 4800 packs are made with an extremely tough, waterproof fabric called X-Pac (VX21) and are optimized for carrying heavier … Does anyone have experience with the Seek Outside packs? Our backpacks are split into two lines by the primary load carry method. If you’re currentl… Divide Ultralight Backpack - Olive Green. Feb 14, 2019 at 9:05 pm #3578504. kevin timm. The Seek Outside Gila 3500 (57L) is an adjustable-length, external frame backpack that’s ideally sized for lightweight backpackers who want an ultralight-style pack that weighs less than 3 pounds to carry loads in the 30-50 pound range. The Seek Outside Divide 4500 (54 oz / 1531 g, $359) is a high-capacity external frame backpack designed to carry heavy loads. Nov 22, 2020 #5 B. brsnow Senior Member. The first time I received my Seek Outside pack, I literally had to call their help line to use it. Integrated packs do not have breakaway carry. After exchanging a few emails with Seek Outside, I soon had a Divide 4500 at my doorstep. For a lot of people, and for a lot of uses, I think it is one of the very best packs money can buy. I pulled a 21 day trip with a Seek Outside Brooks 7400 pack and it was carrying around 90+lbs---but heck they advertise it to be able to haul more. I much prefer Seek. Our choice of materials and construction is carefully thought out to give the durability and strength that backpack hunting packs need, while minimizing unnecessary weight. Go. Please click Accept Cookies to continue to use the site. Locale: Colorado (SeekOutside) I’ll chime in to address a few other items: Wind – Actually in testing, it did really well. The cookie settings on this website are set to 'allow all cookies' to give you the very best experience. Our backpacks prioritize comfort under heavy loads, light weight, waterproof materials, and durability. I have used Kifaru, Mytery Ranch, Kuiu. Integrated packs do not have breakaway carry. Joined Apr 28, 2019 Messages 1,682. It is all personal preference. @ktimm. John M. It is tethered in place using one of the pack's loops so all I have to do is yank it . Seek Outside is the linux of the pack world, and Kuiu is the Mac. Feel free to call and chat with us if you have questions. Seek Outside packs are excellent. 02-15-2017, 10:09 #11. Lighter, simpler, cleaner. We are lucky to have some incredibly knowledgeable and experienced seamstresses on staff, some with over 40 years experience, and all this shows in our products. Sweaty back happens with this pack. We build packs for hunters, packrafters, through hikers, and people doing some really cool expeditions. “I’m just perplexed how Seek Outside can ask $45 for a lumbar accessory. Anyone here use a seek outside pack system before? Seek Outside markets the Flight One not only as a thru-hiking pack but also for more burly and technical adventures. 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