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Next Day deliveries will be shipped same day if you place your order before 2pm Monday - Friday.


If you are not happy or have changed your mind you can return your unused product within 123 days of placing the order for a refund. Simply return it to us, free of charge, with all the original packaging.

Description

Koala 7L is a lightweight saddle pack for carrying bulky items on multi-day bikepacking trips. A roll-top closure and compression straps keep kit packed tightly reducing movement over rough terrain, with adjustable seat post and saddle rail attachments for a secure fit. Koala is compatible with the Exo-Rail saddle pack mount for extra stability and reduced sway. Reinforced construction using hardwearing waterproof fabric protects your kit from all but the heaviest rain. Built to last by hand in the UK with a 25-year Alpine Bond.

Highlights

Weatherproof construction

Waterproof X-Pac® X11 and Cordura® fabrics for all-weather riding

Exo-Rail compatible

For maximum stability and reduced sway over rough terrain

Roll-top closure and compression straps

Helps minimise excess internal space to keep kit tightly packed and reduce movement

Built to last in the UK

Reinforced construction with abrasion and tear resistant fabrics, backed up by our 25 year Alpine Bond
Features

Product overview

  • Rack-free carrying solution for bulky items
  • Waterproof X11 and Cordura® fabrics (not seam-taped)
  • Roll-top closure and compression straps allows partial fill without excess internal space
  • Secure webbing attachments to saddle rail and seat post
  • Compatible with the Exo-Rail for reduced sway and extra stability for heavier loads
  • Dropper post compatible (with Exo-Rail)
  • Handmade in our UK Factory
  • 25-year Alpine Bond

Technical details

Construction

Exterior: X-Pac® X11 3-layer laminate (100% organic cotton duck / recycled polyester X-PLY / polyester film backer), 1100D Cordura® nylon, nylon webbing and strapping

Dimensions

Height: 37cm
Width: 17cm
Depth: 13cm
Minimum clearance: 18cm

Weight

250g

Origin

United Kingdom

Features

Key Features

  • Lightweight and rack-free carrying solution for bulkier items
  • Abrasion and tear resistant materials with a reinforced construction for durability
  • Highly water-resistant with waterproof fabrics and a roll-top closure
  • Exo-Rail compatible for extra load carrying stability and reduced sway
  • Roll-top bags and compressions straps to keep kit secure and compact
  • Tapered cut doesn’t interfere with your pedalling
  • Straps are easily replaceable to save buying a whole new bag
  • Dropper post compatible (with Exo-Rail)
  • Fits the Airlok Tapered waterproof dry bag
  • 25 Year Alpine Bond

Vital stats

Construction

X11 nylon laminate, 1100D Cordura® nylon

Dimensions

7L Pack Size: 37cm x 17cm x 13 cm
Minimum Clearance: 18cm

Weight

7L 212g

Origin: United Kingdom

Impact and Product Care

Environmental impact

Organic cotton

X-Pac® X11 fabric uses a hard-wearing 100% organic cotton face fabric. Organic cotton farming produces significantly less CO₂, uses less water and eliminates the use of harmful pesticides.

Climate neutral fabric

X-Pac® X11 fabric is certified by cleenTEC® as being 100% climate neutral. X11 is made from a mixture of plant-based and recycled materials and manufactured in factories using only green energy.

Repairs
We have dedicated Repair Stations in our stores and we're fully equipped to breathe new life into your old kit. This includes spare parts, patches, new zips and wash and reproofing of your down and waterproofs. Pop into any store or contact us online for more info.

Alpine Bond
If one of our products does not meet your expectations upon delivery, or if during its lifetime does not live up to the demands placed upon it, please return it to us for repair, replacement or refund. If the problem is our fault then we will do this to your satisfaction. If it’s your fault then we will help out the best we can. Find out more about our Alpine Bond here.

How It Is Made

Organic cotton
X-Pac® X11 fabric uses a hard-wearing 100% organic cotton face fabric. Organic cotton farming produces significantly less CO₂, uses less water and eliminates the use of harmful pesticides.

Climate neutral fabric
X-Pac® X11 fabric is certified by cleenTEC® as being 100% climate neutral. X11 is made from a mixture of plant-based and recycled materials and manufactured in factories using only green energy.

Where It Is Made

Our products are made in the best factories in the world. We know the factories personally and they have all signed up to our Code of Ethics in our supply chain. This includes the Ethical Trading Initiative base code, fair pay, safe working environments, no child labour, no modern slavery, no bribery or corruption, no materials from conflict zones and humane farming methods.

All our factories sign up to our Code of Conduct. Find out where we make our product by visiting our Factories of Alpkit factory zone.

Reducing our carbon footprint

We are carbon neutral under PAS2060 and offset our Scope 1, Scope 2 and Scope 3 operations and transport emissions. We recognise that offsetting is not part of the solution but a point to pass through on a journey to Net Zero. Carbon Neutral is just a step in that journey.

We have joined the Science Based Targets Initiative which sets independent targets for us to achieve to do our bit to limit global warming to 1.5°C. Our targets are to halve our Scope 1 and Scope 2 emissions by 2025 based on 2018 base year and reduce our total carbon intesnity by 15% every year to achieve genuine net zero by 2050.

End of life
When your partnership with this product is over send it back to us and we will pass it on to someone that needs it through our Continuum Project.

Sustainability and Product Care

Product Care Information

Repairs
We have dedicated Repair Stations in our stores and we're fully equipped to breathe new life into your old kit. This includes spare parts, patches, new zips and wash and reproofing of your down and waterproofs. Pop into any store or contact us online for more info.

Alpine Bond
If one of our products does not meet your expectations upon delivery, or if during its lifetime does not live up to the demands placed upon it, please return it to us for repair, replacement or refund. If the problem is our fault then we will do this to your satisfaction. If it’s your fault then we will help out the best we can. Find out more about our Alpine Bond here.

Sustainability

How It Is Made

Organic cotton
X-Pac® X11 fabric uses a hard-wearing 100% organic cotton face fabric. Organic cotton farming produces significantly less CO₂, uses less water and eliminates the use of harmful pesticides.

Climate neutral fabric
X-Pac® X11 fabric is certified by cleenTEC® as being 100% climate neutral. X11 is made from a mixture of plant-based and recycled materials and manufactured in factories using only green energy.

Where It Is Made

Our products are made in the best factories in the world. We know the factories personally and they have all signed up to our Code of Ethics in our supply chain. This includes the Ethical Trading Initiative base code, fair pay, safe working environments, no child labour, no modern slavery, no bribery or corruption, no materials from conflict zones and humane farming methods.

All our factories sign up to our Code of Conduct. Find out where we make our product by visiting our Factories of Alpkit factory zone.

Reducing our carbon footprint

We are carbon neutral under PAS2060 and offset our Scope 1, Scope 2 and Scope 3 operations and transport emissions. We recognise that offsetting is not part of the solution but a point to pass through on a journey to Net Zero. Carbon Neutral is just a step in that journey.

We have joined the Science Based Targets Initiative which sets independent targets for us to achieve to do our bit to limit global warming to 1.5°C. Our targets are to halve our Scope 1 and Scope 2 emissions by 2025 based on 2018 base year and reduce our total carbon intesnity by 15% every year to achieve genuine net zero by 2050.

End of life
When your partnership with this product is over send it back to us and we will pass it on to someone that needs it through our Continuum Project.