Kumo 36 Superlight Backpack

Tough, frameless, smaller volume pack. Great for smaller, lighter loads and as a daypack!

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The Kumo 36 liter Superlight backpack is a smaller volume pack that has the right features for both the minimalist thru-hiker and ultralight weekend warrior. Quickly access gear with the OTT (Over-the-Top™) closure system or grab vital goods from the zippered pocket. Store a jacket in the large power mesh pocket before you hit treeline and store your essentials in the tough Robic side pockets. The removable hipbelt has pockets for easy access to snacks and essentials, and the 1.5” webbing allows for a custom fit and solid weight transfer and load control.

Kumo Backpack Features

  • Recommended for loads of 25 pounds of less

  • Made of our custom 70 and 100 denier Robic nylon

  • Dual, reachable water botte pockets

  • 4 “D” rings on top allow for strapping a pad or other items on top of the OTT™ closure system

  • Ergonomic (Men's and Women's) shoulder strap system

  • Detachable 1.5" nylon seatbelt webbing hipbelt with pockets is now included

  • Rear mesh pocket great for drying gear and other gear storage

  • Sewn-in web loops, shock cord, and cord locks for side or back compression

  • Grosgrain drinking tube keeper loop are on shoulder straps

  • Lashing loop doubles as ice axe holder

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Additional Info

Additional Info

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  • One Size (16" - 24" torso) Generally fits people 5'4"-6'4"
  • 28" - 42" waist for waist belt

Removable Hip Belt

  • 28"-50" waist
  • 3.2 oz / 90 g

Average Weight (pack, pad and removable belt)

  • 19.6 oz / 555 g


  • 2,200 c.i. (36 l.) total
  • 1,700 c.i. (28 l.) in main pack body to extension collar seam
  • 500 c.i. (8 l.) in main pocke
  • 25 lb. maximum carry capacity, but 20 lbs. is better.



  • Height 22”
  • Width 11”
  • Depth 4.5”
  • Extension collar adds another 9” in height


  • Custom 70 and 100 denier Robic nylon
  • Selected use of 210 denier double rip nylon



Excellent Review by Soda
Favorite features: sleeping pad as "frame" keeps pack from being bulky or full.
Super tough material.
Perfect size for multiple nights on trail.
Removable hipbelt.
Super comfy shoulder straps.

This is the best pack I've used so far.

(Posted on 1/21/17)

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