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Ortovox Cross Rider 18L Avabag

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Ortovox - Cross Rider 18L Avabag
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The Ortovox Cross Rider 18L Avabag is a sleek, low profile avalanche airbag made for short tours, sidecountry laps, and vehicle assisted backcountry travel. With enough room for all your avalanche safety gear plus food, water, and a layer, the Cross Rider 18L allows you to take everything you need for a day in the mountains. Ortovox's AVABAG System is extremely compact and comparatively lightweight, giving you added piece of mind without taking your attention off the terrain in front of you.

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600D Polyester


Ortovox Avabag Airbag System Compatible [Not Included] An extremely light (689 grams) nitrogen-powered system featuring an extremely compact sealed mechanism, welded airbag seams, and quick and easy removal from the pack. This system is sensationally compact, while activation training can be completed without the cartridge thanks to the included rearming tool. Handle design is optimized for activation - the handle can be gripped with any type of glove and is suitable for both left and right-handed users.


Hip Pocket

Front Access to Main Compartment


D-Skifix Diagonal Ski CarryA fast and safe diagonal ski fastener that offers plenty of wear comfort.

Bright Inside

Snowboard and Snowshoe Attachment

Chest Strap with Whistle

Safety Equipment Attachment

Key Holder

Helmet Net

Emergency Card

Safety Leg strap

Locking Clasp Hip Belt

Ice Axe and Hiking Pole Loops

WarningWearing an airbag backpack is no guarantee of survival in an avalanche. Backcountry travelers are highly advised to educate themselves in snow stability assessment, route finding, and companion rescue and carry all of the conventional avalanche gear in addition to the airbag.


Avabag Cartridges (Not Included) Use Compressed Air and Must be Filled by An Authorized Ortovox Facility


  • Material: Polyester
  • Bag Volume (L): 18
  • Bag Volume (cu in): 1098
  • Weight (g): 1630
  • Airbag System Included: Yes
  • Ski Carry: Yes
  • Snowboard Carry: Yes
  • Hydration Compatible: Yes
  • Hydration System Included: No
  • Warranty: 2 Years

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Ortovox products can only be shipped within the United States and Canada



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