Latest innovation, technology and materials - that´s what Osprey offers to customers. Founded in 1974 in Santa Cruz, California, the brand started by having its founder, owner and head designer Mike Pfotenhauer making packs directly to his customer’s backs, paying careful attention to the best possible fit. During its years of operation Osprey has received several awards for innovative design. Outdoor journalists have spotted the brand as well: whenever packs are tested, Osprey tends to take top places.
Osprey packs boast excellent carrying comfort. Most people who try on an Osprey pack end up buying one. They are a common sight on the backs of professionals, such as mountain guides and professional skiers. This goes to show that despite being surprisingly light, Osprey packs are also durable.