For ski or snowboard mountaineering and ski touring, youll like nothing better than your Osprey Switch 36. Trek up Mt. Hood or hit the backcountry in the Tetons or High Sierras with this well-tested pack designed with the input of snow pros. A stretch pocket on the top lid accommodates your helmet and includes a sleeve for your goggles. The pack opens hatchback style, and inside youll find a wet/dry gear divider to help you organize your shovel, probe, clothing, and food. Side zip access lets you get to your layers and lunch easily. Skis load A-frame or diagonal style. Load your snowboard vertically with compression straps. The hydration sleeve insulates your water, and Ospreys SnowShed back panel doesnt absorb moisture, so it will keep your back dry.