The lead time at Waymark for this pack is currently 3 weeks, and it costs $312 with the extra hipbelt pocket, plus shipping and taxes. Get this one, in like new condition for $200, including free CONUS shipping ( $208 if you want G&S).

According to Waymark The EMBR 60 in M/L has an internal capacity of 50.5 liters, with an additional 10 liters capacity in the back and side pockets.¬† The M/L fits an 18-20.5‚ÄĚ torso and the M belt fits a 32-34‚ÄĚ waist (padded portion is 29‚ÄĚ).¬† It weighs 37.65 oz with a single hipbelt pocket.

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Note: The ranger green color is darker than it appears in the pics, closer to an olive drab.

I received this pack from Waymark in early July.  I have upper back problems, and it felt great around the house, but after testing it on a 6 mile local hike and an overnight 20 miler, have concluded that it won’t work for me.

Features (from website):

Framed Inner Back Panel¬†with 1/8‚ÄĚ Foam core and 2 removable¬†shaped aluminum stays provides you with all day support and a comfortable carry up to 40 lbs.

Padded Lumbar Pad for added comfort and cushion against your back, constructed with 3D Mesh and foam padding.

Over-the-top “Y” Compression¬†allows you to adjust the “Y” section towards the front of your pack for more stability¬†when¬†strapping a BV500 Bear canister, sleeping pad or other items to the top of¬†your¬†pack.

Premium Ultra Stretch Front Pocket with shock cord compression for additional gear storage and lash points.

*Optional Removable Hip Belt Pocket is a spacious pocket with top oriented water-resistant zipper for easy access to stored items that can be added to the EMBR. One pocket is included with the pack. A second pocket can be added to the pack.

Hip Belt System is a unique all-in-one adjustable strap that tightens the top and bottom of the hip belt to conform better to your hip allowing you to adjust your fit with one pull of the webbing on each side.

Shoulder Straps with multiple daisy chain webbing loops for easy attachment of your Waymark shoulder accessories. The underside is built with a durable, comfortable 3D Mesh. Load lifter straps are adjustable for optimal load angle.

Expandable, Elasticized Side Pockets. All new side pocket design that adds volume and space for larger bottles and gear. Side pockets are large enough to fit two 1L Smart Bottle type bottles side by side, with room to spare.

Z Style Compression Strap for securing tall items inside the pockets and for overall pack compression.

(2) Trekking Pole Loops, (1) Ice Axe Loop at the bottom/front of the pack accommodate trekking poles and an ice axe, along with the included bungee cord locks on each side to secure the poles to the upper part of the pack.

Adjustable Sternum Strap with expandable breathe-easy elastic for added comfort.