Overview: When you need a small, dependable daypack for climbing, hiking or travelling, the Lowe Alpine Edge XL22 has, well... the edge. Packed with useful features such as two mesh side pockets, a hydration bladder compartment, walking pole holder, compression straps, and there’s also plenty of zippered internal and external pockets to organise the small stuff with.
What we think: One of those do-it-all packs that seem to cover all eventualities, the Edge 22XL is sturdy enough for the mountain, and flexible enough for everyday life. Nice detailing throughout without being over-engineered – a really useful pack.
Verdict: Multi-use is the name of the game here, the Edge 22XL is a well thought out small mountain pack that’s suitable for real world duties too.