Hydrapak Glacier Water Carrier

4.5/5 (2 Reviews)
Weight : 1 lb. 8.5 o.z./ 700 g.

Product Description

fluid capacity - 100 fl.oz. / 3.0 l. gear volume - 450/875 cu. in./ 7.4/14.3 l.
empty pack weight - 1 lb. 8.5 o.z./ 700 g.
  • Full 360 degree zipper around main compartment allows cargo space to double in size
  • Large internal pocket has Hydratunes cord port and Gizmo gear pocket for mp3 player or helmet light tube routing
  • Air Chairman back with form fitting pods for comfort and ventilation
  • Shoulder mounted cell phone pocket
  • Padded shoulder straps, adjustable sternum strap and removable waist strap
  • Top flap attached to external gear pocket with large buckle, creating a large storage space for helmet
  • Compression straps for securing pack load and bottom straps for securing shin guards or attaching other gear
  • Fully insulated reservoir compartment has 4-way tube routing: top or bottom possible
  • Full feature Reversible Reservoir drink system with Plug-N-Play valve

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    User Reviews

    Overall Rating:5
    Value Rating:5
    Submitted by Craig Herlihy a Cross Country Rider from Memphis, TN, US

    Date Reviewed: July 22, 2007

    Strengths:    Padded shoulders, padded back. Reversible reservoir makes cleaning so easy! Tube can be detached from reservoir in a second. Good space for gear. Top or bottom tube routing.

    Weaknesses:    So far so good.

    Bottom Line:   
    Plenty of fluid, plenty of space, lightweight, comfortable and durable. Adds a few little features here and there that just make the pack great.

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    Favorite Trail:   Stanky Creek

    Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

    Price Paid:    $61.00

    Purchased At:   aebike.com

    Similar Products Used:   Camelbak MULE, Camelbak Hydrobak

    Bike Setup:   03 GF Marlin, Marz MX Pro, Bontranger/Shimano XT components.

    Overall Rating:4
    Value Rating:4
    Submitted by sebastian a Downhiller from Tacoma

    Date Reviewed: March 25, 2007

    Strengths:    Well-made, comfortable, versatile.

    Weaknesses:    None so far.

    Bottom Line:   
    I wanted a pack that wouldn't be too bulky for minimalist rides, yet big enough for multi-day backcounty stuff. Enter, the Glacier. It holds plenty of water and can unzip to double it's capacity. Once I managed to fit six beers, an eight-pack of burger buns, box of veggie burgers, in addition to my bike tools, pump and extra tube...(Yes, the buns got slightly squished, but not badly.) Also, after 6 months or so, the bladder has no discernible odor. The mouthpiece did start becoming hard to open with just my teeth, I would have to stop and use both hands. But a tiny drop of olive oil made it buttery-smooth again...

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    Duration Product Used:   6 months

    Price Paid:    $50.00

    Purchased At:   online somewhere

    Similar Products Used:   Small Novara (rei) hydration pack.

    Bike Setup:   --

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