Overview: When you need a small, dependable daypack for climbing, hiking or travelling, the Lowe Alpine Edge II 22 XL Rucksack 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 II 22 XL 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 II 22 XL Rucksack is a well thought out small mountain pack that’s suitable for real world duties too.