The Classic – a well-ventilated hiking backpack with a larger volume. It's ideal for relaxed day trips, but when you're going all out, the Aeroflex mesh back will keep your back coolly ventilated. This classic touring pack shines with a well-organized compartments: gear, drink bottle or rain jacket have easy-access storage in the spacious main compartment; trekking poles are easy to attach to the outside.
An integrated rain cover will protect your gear when it pours, and the environment's got some protection as well: the textile primary materials were made in accordance with the strict bluesign standard, resource-efficient and environmentally friendly manufacturing. Green Shape is your VAUDE guarantee for environmentally friendly products - from sustainable materials, resource-efficient manufacturing and fair production.
Fair Wear Foundation
VAUDE is committed to good working conditions and fair wages for all and is a member of the Fair Wear Foundation (FWF). In this way, Vaude undertakes to continuously improve working conditions in all production facilities. These are regularly checked. VAUDE has achieved the highest status as an FWF member with the Leader Status.
VAUDE products with Eco Finish are environmentally friendly and water-repellent without fluorocarbons (PFC). PFC belong to a group of chemical compounds that are used in many outdoor products to impregnate the outer fabric. They have been criticised for not being degradable, accumulating in the body and being suspected of being harmful to health. VAUDE has a clear commitment not to use PFC at all.
Green Shape is the VAUDE seal of approval for products that are manufactured in a particularly environmentally friendly manner. This includes the complete production cycle from development and production to maintenance and usability after use. The criteria for this are strict. The products must consist either of at least 90 percent organically grown cotton, recycled materials or the Tencel wood fibre. Furthermore, they must have been dyed with the environmentally friendly dyeing process VAUDE eColour or meet the world's strictest environmental textile standard Bluesign. VAUDE's goal is the best for man and nature.