Snow Packs



Athlete: Agnes Hage
Location: Shirakawa-go, Japan
Photographer: Hage Photo
  • NEW

    Whether working in avalanche terrain or covering miles a backcountry hut tour, the Black Diamond Saga 40 JetForce Pack is designed to accommodate big loads while providing a truly innovative addition to your avalanche tool kit. JetForce Technology, the result of a multi-year collaboration between Black Diamond and PIEPS, is the first avalanche airbag system to use jet-fan inflation. JetForce’s repackable airbag and fully rechargeable electronics system provide zero-cost user practice and travel-friendly performance. The Saga accommodates features both ski and snowboard carrying systems, and a dedicated avy tools pocket, ice tool PickPockets™ and a HiLo helmet holder secure your additional gear.
    $1,299.95 USD
    4.5/5 (4)
  • NEW

    From one-lap dawn patrols to all-day tours and couloir missions, the Black Diamond Halo 28 JetForce Pack is built to store your essential gear for day-long outings and provides a truly innovative addition to your avalanche tool kit. JetForce Technology, the result of a multi-year collaboration between Black Diamond and PIEPS, is the first avalanche airbag system to use jet-fan inflation. JetForce’s repackable airbag and fully rechargeable electronics system provide zero-cost user practice and travel-friendly performance. The Halo also features a dedicated avy tools pocket, HiLo helmet holder and single ice-axe attachment for securing your gear.
    $1,274.95 USD
    5.0/5 (3)
  • NEW

    Deep days and epic terrain come with their fair share of avalanche hazards, and the Black Diamond Pilot 11 JetForce Pack stores your essential gear and provides a truly innovative addition to your avalanche tool kit. Our go-to minimalist backcountry pack featuring JetForce Technology, the Pilot is ideal for heli laps, cat trips and out-the-gate resort skiing. JetForce Technology, the result of a multi-year collaboration between Black Diamond and PIEPS, is the first avalanche airbag system to use jet-fan inflation. JetForce’s repackable airbag and fully rechargeable electronics system provide zero-cost user practice and travel-friendly performance. The Pilot also features a dedicated avy tools pocket, tuck-away diagonal ski carry and a HiLo helmet holder.
    $1,249.95 USD
    5.0/5 (1)

  • Our largest AvaLung-equipped ski pack, we built the Black Diamond Anarchist AvaLung for guides, snow professionals and big, multi-day tours-this versatile top-loading rucksack is designed to swallow gear and the dedicated avy-tool pocket keeps your rescue gear at the ready. The ergoACTIV suspension moves with you, whether you're touring across the valley, bootpacking to your objective or making hop turns down a steep couloir.  In the event of an avalanche burial, the built-in AvaLung increases your chances of survival by pulling fresh air from the surrounding snowpack.
    $299.95 USD
    4.4/5 (8)

  • For long tours and technical ski mountaineering objectives where the ascent is as involved as the ski down, the Black Diamond Alias AvaLung combines the lightweight, technical prowess of our climbing packs with winter-specific functionality. Our reACTIV suspension moves with you, whether you're hop-turning down a couloir or booting a knife-edge ridge, and the tuck-away rope strap and ice-tool PickPockets™ secure your gear during the approach and the descent.
    $279.95 USD
    4.3/5 (3)

  • For long tours and technical ski-mountaineering objectives where the ascent is as involved as the ski down, the Black Diamond Alias combines the lightweight, technical prowess of our climbing packs with winter-specific functionality. Our reACTIV suspension moves with you, whether you're hop-turning down a couloir or booting a knife-edge ridge, and the tuck-away rope strap and ice-tool PickPockets™ secure your gear during the approach and the descent.
    $169.95 USD
    4.3/5 (7)

  • The Black Diamond Agent AvaLung is streamlined enough to ride the lift up for sidecountry laps, yet has enough room for avy-tool essentials on longer day missions in the backcountry. In the event of an avalanche burial, the built-in AvaLung increases your chance of survival by pulling fresh air from the surrounding snowpack. Our diagonal ski carry cable is ultra-secure for hikes, and the innovative HiLo helmet holder gets your lid off when you're really sweating for those turns.
    $209.95 USD
    4.0/5 (2)

  • The sleek Black Diamond Bandit AvaLung is designed for quick hits-be it in-bounds, sidecountry, cat or heli-and is just big enough to hold the essentials. In the event of an avalanche burial, the built-in AvaLung increases your chance of survival by pulling fresh air from the surrounding snowpack. Our diagonal ski-carry system is fast and secure enough to tackle the most punishing hikes and bootpacks.
    $189.95 USD

  • This nine-ounce shoulder sling may be the most important piece of life-saving equipment you can wear when traveling in avalanche terrain.
    $139.95 USD
    5.0/5 (6)