Eagle Creek Introduces Outdoor Travel Gear Day Packs

For Immediate Release

Alli Noland
Terra Public Relations
allin@terrapublicrelations.com
307-733-8777

San Diego, CA — Jun 27, 2012

Eagle Creek expands their new Outdoor Gear category with two day packs designed with outdoor-oriented features, yet with electronic storage for today’s roaming traveler. Everyday travel functionality with just the right amount of organization means the lightweight Afar and Mountain Valley day packs will become your go-to for backcountry, urban, or beach adventures.

Functional design details like smart phone, electronics and zippered padded laptop pockets, ergonomically contoured shoulder straps, padded breathable mesh back panels, an interior document slip pocket, and lots of lash points, these lightweight day packs are everything travelers have come to expect from Eagle Creek: versatility, easy access, travel security, smart organization and extreme durability. 

The new Eagle Creek Outdoor Gear day packs are available at retail 10/1/12.

Afar Backpack:

Functional diversity in one lightweight package. Outdoor adventure friendly, with electronic compatibility to get today’s adventurer to the end of the trail or road, and back.  

Afar Backpack (EC60263) MSRP $110

Capacity: 2050 cu in; Weight: 1lb, 11oz

  • Smart Travel Security™ organization includes: interior mobile phone and electronics pockets, zippered mesh pocket and pen slots 
  • Lockable, self-repairing zippers on main and organizer compartments
  • Finger friendly pulls on main compartment
  • Padded zippered laptop compartment sized to fit most 17” laptops
  • Hidden travel document slip pockets
  • Ergonomically contoured shoulder straps
  • Adjustable sternum strap and tuck-away hip belt 
  • Exterior compression straps
  • Padded, breathable mesh back panel
  • Exterior front mesh panel and two side mesh pockets
  • Top grab handle
  • Bike light loop attachment and front loops
  • Reflectivity for nighttime safety
  • Colors: black, slate blue, ochre

 

Mountain Valley Backpack:

Offers security, accessibility, functionality and organization with electronic compatibility in a lightweight, durable pack. 

Mountain Valley Backpack (EC60262) MSRP $100

Capacity: 1950 cu in; Weight: 1lb, 9oz

  • Smart Travel Security™ organization includes: interior mobile phone and electronics pockets, zippered mesh pocket and pen slots 
  • Lockable, self-repairing zippers on main and organizer compartments
  • Finger friendly pulls on main compartment
  • Padded zippered laptop compartment sized to fit most 17” laptops
  • Hidden travel document slip pockets
  • Ergonomically contoured shoulder straps
  • Adjustable sternum strap and tuck-away hip belt 
  • Exterior compression straps
  • Padded, breathable mesh back panel
  • Exterior front mesh panel and two side mesh pockets
  • Top grab handle
  • Bike light loop attachment and front loops
  • Reflectivity for nighttime safety
  • Colors: black, slate blue, ochre

 

ABOUT EAGLE CREEK

Eagle Creek is a leading travel outfitter, providing smart, innovative and durable luggage, travel bags and accessories. Founded in 1975, California-based Eagle Creek invented the adventure travel gear category, introduced the industry’s first convertible backpack on wheels, established the first complete travel solution system and is revolutionizing the way travelers pack with its Pack-It™ Folders, Cubes, Sacs and Toiletry Kits. Visit www.eaglecreek.com for more information. 

PRESS CONTACT:

Alli Noland

Terra PR

307-733-8777

allin@terrapublicrelations.com