Whether on a full day tour or enjoying a week of heli bumps, the Mammut Ride Short Protection Airbag Backpack provides additional safety and peace of mind so you can focus on your line, with a design intended specifically for women. With the Protection Airbag System that extends over your shoulders and down your chest, you have head, neck, and chest protection, and the bag's Head on Top technology helps you float you to the surface of an avalanche face up, so you can breathe more easily. A safety leg strap keeps the bag secure even during avalanche turmoil, and the easy trigger system makes deploying the bag simple when things get hairy. The Ride Short has enough volume for all your day's gear and the pockets, compartments, and attachment loops to keep them organized and accessible. Your helmet, ice axepoles, skis, snowboard, avy tools, and goggles all have designated storage spots on this pack, and there are also side compression straps keep your load nice and streamlined. The adjustable aluminum V frame delivers burly, lightweight support to place the load on your hips rather than your shoulders, and the thermomoldable back makes carrying a full load comfy. This pack is hydration compatible, so you can stay quenched while working hard on the hike and charging downhill, and the airbag system is completely removable, so this pack can be used when traveling in controlled terrain or summer without the added weight of the airbag. Please note that this system does not include the refillable compressed air cartridge, which is available separately. And please remember, this airbag system is NOT a guarantee that you will survive an avalanche get educated, get the right tools, travel with partners, and be smart out there.