Hiking with the Kelty Lakota 4000

A hiker must carry a substantial amount of gear, from water to medical supplies to compasses. To carry all of the equipment, he or she needs a large enough backpack to in which to fit all of the items. For such hiking excursions, the Kelty Lakota 4000 offers hikers its spacious and durable compartments.

Kelty makes its Kelty Lakota 4000 backpack available in Wood Green and Spice colors. It has an MSPR value of $144.95 and possesses many features. Among them are front panel accessibility, the ability to be loaded on top, a sleeping bag compartment, a large front pocket, a reservoir sleeve, a loop in which to place an ice axe, and mesh pockets for placing water bottles. The backpack is waterproof and has both side and load compression strap. The entire backpack is made out of polyester.

The Kelty Lakot 4000 stands at thirty four inches high and has a width of fourteen and half inches. It weighs just four pounds before it is loaded. It has a depth of fifteen inches. Experienced hikers have noted that the backpack is an excellent one for hiking as its spacious compartments allows people to carry up to three days of necessities along with a few luxury items.

Other users of the Kelty Lakota 4000 give the pack high ratings. These people report that the backpack is durable, well ventilated, and comfortable to carry on their backs. Users also note that the many compartments can be easily accessed through the backpack’s use of zippers. They appreciate as well the fact that the backpack can be adjusted for comfort and that overall, it makes the hiker’s job of carrying equipment much easier and enjoyable. Most online ratings give this backpack a four out of five star rating.

The Kelty Lakota 4000 can be bought directly from Kelty’s website or it can be purchased at several notable retailers. Dicks Sporting Goods, Target, Babies R Us, and Bass Pro Shops all carry Kelty products, including the Lakota 4000 backpack. It can also be purchased online at a number of online vendors. These online vendors can ship the product directly to the customer through the U.S. mail or specialty carrier. Kelty covers all of its products, including this backpack, with a limited lifetime warranty against manufacturer defects.