A panel loading internal frame pack with a small volume and very low profile that offers comfort with excellent organizational features.
By Will Rietveld
At 1950 cubic inches (32 L), the Vision is the smallest pack in GoLite’s Unlimited Series, which is focused on using advanced materials to provide full suspension weight-carrying capacity with maximum comfort and minimum weight. The GoLite Vision weighs 30 ounces (850 g), has tough SilLite HP and X-Pac fabrics, water-resistant zippers, and a corrugated polystyrene framesheet with integrated aluminum stays.
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Will Rietveld Ph.D, Senior Editor for Gear and Apparel, joined the BPL staff in April 2004. In his former career, Will was a research scientist, project manager, and R&D program administrator. Now retired, he lives in southern Colorado where he takes up a new career of backpacking year-round in the mountains and canyon country of the Southwest. During the summer months Will and his wife Janet are volunteer wilderness rangers in the Weminuche Wilderness. He has been a lightweight backpacker for 52 years and an ultralight backpacker for 13 years.
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