Because your pockets can only hold so much crap.

It doesn't matter how sweet your gear is if you don't have a functional way to carry it. Style doesn't hurt, and neither do safety features like avalanche airbags and accessible pockets for rescue equipment. Whether you have a modest or sizeable load, shoulder it with a few of this season's top new packs.

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