Ultimate Direction Ultra Vest 6.0

ultimate direction ultra vest 6.0

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  • Specifically designed for ultra-long distances
  • Features zippered water-resistant phone pocket on the chest
  • Zippered rear lat pockets and a stretch mesh back panel
  • Bungee system for smaller items
  • Waterproof main pocket with zippered clamshell opening
  • 1 waterproof  and one water-resistant shoulder stash pockets
  • 4 hooks and bungee loops to attach trekking poles
  • Rear compartment that can hold a 2-liter reservoir
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Pros & Cons

What we like ...
  • Fully customizable fit
  • Available in different sizes
  • Lots of storage
  • Secure fit
  • Durable
  • Waterproof and water resistant
What needs improvement ...
  • Reportedly runs large

Product Summary

The Ultra Vest 6.0 is a versatile hydration pack specifically designed to support long (ultra) distances. Constructed with highly durable material and multiple zippered waterproof pockets, the Ultra Vest 6 offers a fully customizable fit with front buckle sternum straps and T-hook adjustments. Comfort Cinch technology has been upgraded on this vest with a high-molecular-weight polyethylene cord for extra strength and an air mesh panel designed to prevent chafing.

This pack offers plenty of room in the arm holes and side panels which makes it a solid choice for individuals of various sizes. In addition, Ultimate Direction has a size guide so you can choose a fit that is best for your frame. Sizes range from small to extra-large. There are some reviews that say it runs large so be sure to refer to the size guide.

In terms of storage, the Ultra Vest 6.0 comes with a zippered water-resistant phone pocket on the chest, zippered rear lat pockets, a waterproof main pocket with zippered clamshell opening, a stretch mesh back panel and bungee system for smaller items, four hooks and bungee cords to attach trekking poles, and a waterproof rear compartment with capacity to hold a 2-liter reservoir.



Blue and black

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100% silicone coated nylon, 82% nylon, and 12% spandex

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      Fully adjustable, comfortable, and durable hydration pack with plenty of storage designed for ultra-long distances.