The Zulu range is packed full of innovative and practical features which are then combined with a very comfortable fit to make this pack great for a range of trips. This 35L version is ideal for day trips and minimalist overnight camps.
Dialed for alpine overnights and long summer weekends, the agile, ventilated Zulu 55 is truly a weekender's dream - especially if your weekend dreams involve moving fast in fun terrain. 55 liters is plenty of space for a luxurious three-day warm-weather escape or a night of winter camping, but with Free Float suspension breathing and moving with you, it feels like you're out for an afternoon.
Gregory's Zulu 55 Rucksack uses a combination of durable but lightweight 210D fabrics combined with well padded straps to provide a very comfortable pack capable of carrying a load of 18kg. The range of innovative features included on this pack make it particularly user friendly. This isn't the lightest pack, weighting in at just over 1.63kg, but with all the features and the level of comfortable many will find this worthwhile.
The pack is full of practical features that make using it enjoyable. From the U-shaped zip opening that allows easy access to the main compartment to the hydration sleeve, sunglasses quick stow and trekking pole attachments through to the array of mesh and zip pockets this pack gives you loads of options to make life on the trails simpler. Every aspect of this pack shows how well made it is, with comfortable shoulder straps, the zoned use heavy duty 630D fabrics on the base giving you an impressively hard wearing piece of kit and the little extras that are all well thought out and well made.
- Reviewed by Ultralight Outdoor Gear
- Trail access side stretch mesh pocket (55L-65L / 53L-63L models)
- Front heavy duty stretch mesh stash pocket
- Bottom side compression with pass through for uninhibited use of the side mesh pocket
- Zippered top pocket with reflective webbing attachment loops for finding your pack at night
- Zippered bottom sleeping bag compartment with removable divider (55L-65L / 53L-63L models)
- Custom Comfort Grip molded zipper pulls
- Sternum strap buckle with integrated safety whistle
- S/M weighs: 1630g (excludes raincover)
- M/L weighs: 1686g (excludes raincover)
- Raincover weighs: 104g
- Volume: 55L
- Max carry: 18 kg
- Dimensions: 25 x 68 x 40 cm (M/L)
Material & Construction
- Body: 210D Honeycomb Cryptorip HD Nylon & 210D High Tenacity Nylon
- Base: 630D High Density Nylon / 420D High Density Nylon
- Harness/Hipbelt/Lumbar: Dual-Density Lifespan EVA Foam
- Chasis Support: Perimeter Spring Steel Frame with anti-barreling cross stay System
- Lining: 135D high-density embossed polyester