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The MountainSmith Apex 60 Backpack is an internal frame backpack was made for extended journeys and thru-hiking on long trails. Designed from the waist belt up, with a focus on ergonomics, the Apex backpacking bag is a joy to wear while hiking. Emphasizing durability, this pack is built with CORDURA® fabric and a heavy duty yet lightweight aluminum suspension.

Intuitive features make this a smart and convenient backpacking solution; including a hydration sleeve and port, side-canted water bottle pocket, large U-shaped access zipper, mesh stash pocket, smart phone-sized waist belt pocket, generous lash points for tools, ridged EVA back panel padding, pocket pass-through compressions straps, adjustable torso suspension, and an easy forward pull waist belt. To bring you peace of mind for your backcountry investment, Mountainsmith offers a lifetime warranty on their products. If you are looking to cover long distances with a pack that will last you for trips to come, this is the pack for you.


Capacity 60l (when expanded) (max 27kg)
Weight 2.2 kg
Dimensions 65 x 26 x 18 cm (H x W x D)
Design Focus Comfort
Frame Internal Twin T6 0.75" Aluminum Stays
Colour Burnt Orchre
Fabric Materials
  • 305d Mulit-Rip Cordura® HP
  • 610d Cordura®
  • 210d Nylon Embossed Liner
  • Class Trekking Backpack
    Main Compartment Access Top Loading
    Back-padding Material Anvil Airway ridged EVA backpanel padding
    Hip Belt Padded waistbelt (1.5 inch)
    Shoulder Straps Padded shoulder straps
    Not Included
    Recommended Use Trekking, Travelling
    Other Features
    • U-Shaped zipper access to main compartment
    • TuningFork™ waistbelt framesheet for form fitting over iliac crest hip bone
    • Forward pull waistbelt with V adjustment webbing
    • Front panel stretch mesh pocket with daisy chain attachment loops
    • PE Framesheet with X configuration AL Stays and horizontal stabilizer bar
    • Top compression gear strap
    • Bar tack reinforcements
    • YKK® Zippers
    • 3M Reflective Cord

    • Torso size: 16" - 21"



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