The Gregory Mountain Products started its journey in 1977 at San Diego, California with the founder of Gregory Mountain Products, Wayne Gregory for designing and manufacturing quality backpacks. The Gregory Baltoro 75 backpack is designed to provide many years of enjoyable hiking/mountaineering with a comfortable backpacking.
The unique latest renovation of A3 suspension system makes this Gregory Baltoro 75 backpack a balanced and comfortable backpack in the backpacking industry. The A3 suspension system or Automatic Angle Adjust system makes this backpack comfortable, by maintaining a balanced load carrying feature in any shifting terrain and situations. The A3 suspension feature is the reason these backpacks remain lightest, most comfortable and time tested throughout 40 years of its induction.
Though Baltoro 75 is a costly backpack from Gregory Mountain Products, it has become most popular backpack due to its high performance, gear organization capacity, heavier load carrying capacity with comfort and superior quality.
The Baltoro 75 comes in three attractive colors : Navy Blue, Shadow Black and Spark Red. It comes in three different sizes to fit different torso length : Small, Medium and large. Though it comes in three different sizes, it offers interchangeable shoulder straps and hipbelts for in between sizes. These interchangeable hipbelt and shoulder straps will help you to maintain the correct fit.
Features of Gregory Baltoro 75 :
It has won number of awards and yet to win so many in future for presenting a tremendous outstanding performance during any hiking/mountaineering. It has won Backpacker Magazine’s Editor’s Choice Gold Award in 2015 and Outside Magazine’s Gear of the Year Award. I t has got lot many features which make this backpack one of the best backpack. Some important features are listed below :-
A 3 Suspension System :
This improved A3 suspension system carries better and more comfortably than its predecessor backpack. The main feature of the suspension system is both the hipbelt and the shoulder straps can be adjusted automatically to enable load distribution according to natural movement of the carrier in any difficult terrain and with heavier loads. Both the hipbelt and shoulder straps are thickly padded to provide more comfort during long hauling. Both the hipbelts can move independently to shift the load exactly to the hip.
Weathershield Hipbelt Pocket :
In case the weather go rainy, the weathershield hipbelt pocket protects the digital devices like smartphones carried with you during hiking. The TPU-coated and weather shield hip pocket with a heavy duty zipper, will make sure your electronics will not be affected in case of a bad weather.
Lumbar Tune :
The removable lumbar pad is providing perfect fit in the lumbar region. It has got an lumbar support, which can be adjusted according to the customer preference and comfort. This foam can be inserted to the back panel for adjusting the lumbar support according to the lower back curvature of the backpacker providing the best load management. The lumbar backing is removable, which makes the backpack to be fit for more extensive range of customers.
One of the main motivations that people love Gregory Mountain backpack is that a most superior lower back support is available; the lumbar backing is the most generous in everybody experience. When we utilized the lumbar cushion, it felt like a great Gregory backpack; once we took it out, the level of lumbar bolster felt like the greater part of alternate packs out there.
U-Zip Access :
The U-shaped panel zip opens up fully to access the main compartment very quickly. Without opening the top lid you can access the main compartment store easily.
The drag handle is provided at the top of the backpack. It has got a detachable top lid with two compartment accessible with zippers. Both side of the backpack it is provided with two tubular pockets very large enough to accommodate dress, food and water bottles etc. An angle mesh pocket is provided at the bottom side of the tubular pocket to carry small water bottle. This is a very unique feature. The sleeping bag compartment is separated from the main compartment. The compression straps are provided at the bottom side and both sides of the backpack to properly hold and stabilize the packed load.
- Award-winning Suspension System.
- Detachable Top Lid.
- Easily accessible.
- Superior quality.
- Integrated Rain Cover.
- Highly Durable.
- It can carry heavier load comfortably.
- Does not give lifetime warranty.
- Hipbelt pockets small
The Final Verdict
Gregory Mountain Products has been the leading manufacturer and designer in hiking, mountaineering, backpacking, daypacks and travel gear for the past 40 years. Presently from 2014 onward Gregory Mountain Products is a subsidiary of US based Samsonite LLC. The Baltoro 75 is having the best carrying system you can find in the backpack market.
The Baltoro 75 is among the best hiking backpacks for giving an adjusted and unfaltering hiking experience. It incorporates a lumbar tune that can adjust on the hips, shoulders, and midsection to splendidly fit your body. You can even swap out the hip belt with different models for an unrivaled fit. The Gregory Baltoro 75 backpack will give you the best backpacking comfort, style and support whether you are in a trekking or hiking or expedition. It will provide you self-confidence and great gear organization in your next trip.