Bought a new one of the same model because I used my old one so much over the past 5 years in finally crapped out! The bucket pocket is excellent with the elastic panels allowing you to stuff additional gear in there that you may need to have to hand if the weather is changeable. 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I last used it for a 50-odd mile 3 day hike through the English Lakes that included some strenuous climbs. Apart from that, not much, the pack is very light and adaptable. Only its top opening is not as good as RT 25. I ordered the Gregory Zulu 35 - thinking the panel loading 30 would be too small, and perhaps the 40 just a tad too big. | updated Nov 29, 2012. Source: bought it new September 28, 2011 Paired with the adjustable torso length, the comfort of the FreeFloat suspension is unmatched. jrod1750 BUY Gregory Zulu 35L Daypack. One of the zip pulls came off in my hand, but I was able to fix it myself. Height of Owner: 6'1" 3D Foam Breathable Backpanel Comfort grip custom molded loop zipper pullers Size: 35L It's robust and stable enough for heavy winter loads, yet well enough ventilated and protected for fast and light summer trips. The bottom doesn’t billow out like a lot of packs. It looks beautiful, especially when it's packed well. Height of Owner: 73" Trailspace's community of gear reviewers has field-tested and rated the top overnight packs. Colour: Grey. Gregory’s designs are slick and make you feel you’ve got a very smart and with-it piece of kit on your back. Chase C., It’ll work for a short overnight or weekend. Thanks for subscribing to our newsletter! Stuff I liked: Gregory Z 35 Top 50 in men's Overnight Packs The Z 35 has been discontinued. I have a 4000cu Gregory pack and I should have originally stayed with the Gregory brand instead of buying the Osprey. January 20, 2008. Also good for holding water bottles. I wear a size 56 jacket and have a 21" neck.   Stuff I didn’t like: +3 © 2001-2021 MacLeay Interactive Design, Inc. All Rights Reserved. I carried tent and cooking gear, plus food and spare clothing, including civvies. It was replaced by It was replaced by the Gregory Zulu 35. Max. Fully loaded the pack remained very comfortable and stable. Compare the updated Zulu 30, left, to the version we tested, right. Very comfortable and very durable. Has plenty of storage for water, food, and jackets. I am in pretty decent shape for a 55-year-old guy and I have been enjoying hiking and backpacking for many years. Size: 35l Email: contact@campsaver.com, Customer Service: No zipper failures. Number of Pockets: 13 I began with an 80-liter Gregory Shasta, then moved to a 65-liter Zulu. Independent tool and trekking pole attachment loops, Internal hydration sleeve with hose management, Sunglass stash on shoulder harness for quick access to your shades, Front U-zip main compartment access panel, Permanent top lid with zippered security pocket and key clip, Large size is about 3 oz heavier and holds 2-3 L more than the medium, Raincover weight (medium): 2.7 oz / 0.08 kg, A softer, more supportive lumbar platform, wider trampoline panel, and redesigned shoulder harness and hipbelt provide dramatically increased comfort and stability across a wider range of terrain and user body types, CrossFlo suspension creates visible space between the user and the pack without sacrificing load management, adding excess weight, or robbing volume from the storage compartment, A tensioned steel wire frame arcs over an open mesh back panel, supporting the contents of the pack without contacting the wearer's back, Meanwhile, the harness yoke transfers load forces outward to the frame, which reacts by stiffening the system as the pack gets heavier, which allows air to flow around the user, increasing ventilation in hot weather and improving the breathability of waterproof outerwear in cold and wet conditions as well, Lightweight wire X-Frame provides superior load transfer directly to the lumbar pad and hipbelt, Dynamic yoke integrates the shoulder harness directly to the X-Frame, activating the suspension as the weight increases to automatically balance flexibility and stiffness in the frame, Suspended mesh back panel for superior ventilation, Ventilated die-cut EVA foam on harness and hipbelt adds breathability and decreases weight, HDPE frame sheet with anti-barreling stay. The shoulder strap feel great and the frame system keeps your back cool even in warmer temps. Check great and honest reviews! Load Carried: 15kg Available at REI, 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed. When you’re standing on the first peak and your goal is two, maybe three more by sundown, you’ll be glad you have the Zulu 35 on your back. Depth: 20cm. Materials and finishing are top quality. Over the years my backpacks have been dropping in size. I typically carry a 100oz hydration bag and a liter or two extra in Nalgenes. Highly recommend. or review a different product, Rob R : +1-435-213-1125 We’re sorry, but something went wrong. Owning and using numerous Gregory packs of varying size (Baltoro 85, Baltoro 75GZ, Paragon 55, Endo 15, and this Zulu 35) for many long distance journeys allows me to appreciate the innovative changes Gregory is incorporating each year and how it benefits the user in every way! Find the best backpack for your next outdoor adventure using our independent reviews and ratings. Wanted a new backpack for alpine overnights, and preferably one that keeps the back ventilated. However, it was a hindrance if any scrambling was involved and when downclimbing, the bottom of the poles would tend to drag on obstacles. Since these are wilderness areas, I also carry a little extra stuff in case the dayhike accidentally turns into an overnighter. You will also have piece of mind in changing conditions knowing you have an included raincover. Great question. Thumbs up to Gregory. These trails are beautiful but are dry, for the most part. The Gregory fit me so much better than the Stratos and the Stratos lacked the lumbar pad that the Gregory pack has. The Zulu 35 has the capacity for long days, and the ventilated, dynamic FreeFloat suspension makes short work of the final push for the peak. Please share your experience. julienm, Gear Expert, The Gregory Zulu 65 is designed to be a backpack that's usable year round. +14 In the rapidly changing conditions of spring and autumn, a little extra room for layers never hurts. March 24, 2014. Overall, I rate it as an outstanding extended trip day pack. It has always been a problem for me to find a backpack that fit my long torso and big shoulders. | Body Dimensions: 26.0" x 13.0" x 12.0". Capacity for a fully packed out day trip and the dynamic FreeFloat suspension. Both were very nice packs, but left me hurting after an arduous day of hiking the steep rocky trails of the Sandia Mountains which are near where I live in Albuquerque, NM, and are my favorite haunts. I like the ability to stow the poles on the back of the pack and the Z35 is designed that way. BUY Gregory Zulu 35L Daypack. The Zulu 65 is an all-conditions chameleon, providing exceptional ventilation, solid support, and deceptively generous space in the summer, and improved breathability and balance for high-output winter trekking. The capacities of both packs are similar. CampSaver.com, As a bonus, it even includes a smaller pack hidden inside for basecamp hiking. For full-day adventures or summer overnights, with an adjustable, dynamic FreeFloat suspension. Load Carried: 30kg I'm not personally a fan of "brains" on such a small pack so I like that this has a zip closure. Shopping for a durable pack to travel SE Asia with, I compared to comparable Osprey, Deuter and N-Face packs. Verified Owner, Our first day backpacking the Teton Crest Trail in late August was a fairly big one: about 11 miles and more than 3,000 vertical feet uphill. The weight savings offset this. This 55-liter Z Series became my go-to backpack. Since this model year Gregory has corrected this shape to a rectangular pocket, good move! Used it many times in the Smokey Mountains just to get out and active. Dropping further, I purchased a Gregory 55-liter Z Series pack. https://www.moosejaw.com/product/gregory-men-s-zulu-35l-pack_10303821 Gregory Zulu 65 and Jade 38 By Cory McLaughlin Follow us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear Just the Facts: ZULU 65 Combining week long volume with a streamlined profile, the ventilated, adjustable FreeFloat suspension on the Zulu 65 gives you incredible year round versatility. This keeps the weight right where it should be. https://www.moosejaw.com/product/gregory-men-s-zulu-40l-pack_10303822 Meanwhile, we added new fabrics and reinforcements to increase durability, and we flipped the U-zipper main access panel upside down for easier packing and unloading.When you're standing on the first peak and your goal is two, maybe three more by sundown, you'll be glad you have the Zulu 35 on your back. +940 The Baltoro fits me and carries very well, but it weighs 6.5 empty. Big enough for sunup to sundown adventures, the generously sized Zulu 40 is light and agile thanks to the FreeFloat dynamic suspension. It has a "bucket type opening in front that is ventilated and the sides and easily holds a rolled up jacket and sweater. Gregory Zulu 55 and Jade 53 $200, 55L/3,356 c.i., 3 lbs. The pack isn’t as featured as some other brands, but you can add karabiners and bungee cords etc should you want. On the whole this pack has been excellent. The Zulu 65 is built around a lightweight,… Price Paid: $99.99 on sale, James Mosley It works as a carry on. The Zulu 35 is very well made, but feels less sturdy than the old Z35 - guess because lighter materials were used. The Z35 has been the solution to my problem. If so, Gregory really did a redesign of the pack. Updated on May 22, 2019. The Z35 has a stowable raincover as did the Stratos. I am 186 cm tall /6'1" and the medium was riding up on my back despite having the torso measurements within the medium sizing. It is also hydration compatible. Well thought out with great functional features. Questions & Answers for Gregory Zulu 35L Daypack. The Zulu 35 fit the bill. Add your own review » from Hong Kong medium large Price MSRP: $159.00 Historic Range: $55.73-$179.00 Reviewers Paid: $99.99-$155.00: Weight 3 lb 2 oz / 1.40 kg ... 73" tall 270 lbs. Specs. The shove it pocket on this pack is a great convenience. Source: bought it new The The Zulu gets an update for 2019, and these streamlined, updated, lightweight packs feature a redesigned, low-profile CrossFlo ventilated suspension, improved shoulder harness design, and a new lumbar platform that provides increased comfort in all terrain. Lightweight and comfortable while wearing. Large enough for supplies for 2 on sunup-to-sundown adventures, the generously sized yet agile men's Gregory Zulu 40 pack can even work for nights in the wild when the gear list is shorter than usual. The Osprey had a stow-and-go feature for trekking poles which worked good if you were walking over fairly level, non-technical terrain. Ventilated packs with enough space for full-day hikes and overnight trips. I wear a size 56 jacket and have a 21" neck. The shoulder straps are light but substantially made and very comfortable. The pack was good size for my extended trip overseas. I recently purchased the Z35 to replace an, View All Outerwear, Clothing, and Accessories », Top 50 of course... Front stretch-woven stuff pocket with surface-mounted quick-release buckle closure, Cross-over side compression straps with ultra-durable quick-release buckles, Integrated rain cover in a dedicated external-access pocket that doubles as accessory storage in mild weather. Love the compression straps for this day bag. If I am taking a sleeping bag, tent and cookware I will still take the Baltoro. Price Paid: 1040 rmb. The tent I strapped to the bottom and carried everything else inside. 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