There were loads of awesome packs at the show to be seen. Including the Karve from Osprey. This is designed for winter sports. It has a really sleek, slim design that allows for easy lift riding and dynamic riding. It has storage for shovels, probes, and offers convenient carry options for boards and skis. It comes in three sizes, these are the sizes in storage capacity in liters, 16 L 11 L and 6 L. http://www.ospreypacks.com/
Next Year’s Skis and Gear: Outdoor Retailer 2011
We’ve been trolling the floor at this year’s Outdoor Retailer trade show, checking out next winter’s gear. So far, the story has been about the sidecountry, and ski, boots, packs, and jackets that are designed to be used in the backcountry just as well as the resort. We also saw beefy but lightweight bindings, multiple airbag packs, a bunch of waterproof, breathable fabrics. Here’s what you’ll be coveting next fall.