Matador Beast18 Ultralight Technical Backpack

Matador

  • The Beast18 is an ultralight packable frame pack engineered for technical outdoor pursuits.

    The Beast18 is an ultralight frame pack engineered for technical outdoor pursuits. A flexible frame suspension system provides support and torsion with movement, while still allowing the bag to pack down small for travel. This fully-featured alpine pack is built from Robic® fabric and reinforced with a UTS coating for weatherproofing and durability.

    DESIGNED FOR TECHNICAL OUTDOOR OBJECTIVES

    The Beast18 is equipped with everything you need to take on your pursuit, including hydration compatibility, gear loops for alpine tools and hiking poles, and daisy chains for additional external storage. Ultralight at just 1lb 5oz, the Beast18 is prepared to help you fight gravity without excess weight.

    UNCOMPROMISING DURABILITY

    Built from industry-leading Robic® nylon and best-in-class YKK® hardware, the Beast18 is designed for long-lasting durability you can depend on. Tackle your objective knowing your equipment won’t let you down.

    COMFORT FOR THE LONG HAUL

    The Beast18 is designed to move with you, offering all-day comfort and flexibility with movement. The flexible frame suspension system distributes your pack evenly from shoulders to hips, while the waist and sternum strap offer a customized fit to your body and support for heavy loads.

    PACKS DOWN FOR TRAVEL

    The Beast18 quickly and easily packs down small for efficient travel. Simply twist and fold the pack in half and secure inside the included compression sack. Unpack the bag and the spring steel frame will restore the shape of the pack instantly.

    FLEXIBLE FRAME SUSPENSION

    The Beast18 features an innovative spring steel frame, which allows for both structure and packability. The flexible frame suspension provides comfort and torsion with movement, for an agile fit that moves with you and distributes loads evenly. When not in use, simply twist and fold the frame, and secure into the compression sack. The spring steel frame bounces back into its original shape when released.

    ORGANIZATION ON THE TRAIL

    The main compartment features an asymmetrical clamshell zipper, making it easy to access the larger items at the bottom of your pack. An oversized front compartment extends to the bottom of the pack, while a zippered pocket inside protects your smaller items. Safely store valuable items in the small interior pocket with keyloop.

    HYDRATION COMPATIBLE

    An internal hydration sleeve accommodates most 1-3 liter reservoirs, with hose routing features on both shoulder straps for a customized fit.

    STOW FOR TRANIST

    Easily twist, fold, and store the pack in the included compression sack for travel. Ultralight at just 1lb, 5oz, the Beast18 makes it easy to take a fully capable alpine pack with you wherever you go.