USWE: POW 25 Winter Protector Backpack

USWE Pow 25 Winter Protector Backpack


POW 25 Winter Protector Backpack

Design: Jörgen Gustafsson
Category: Hardware
Product material: Polyester
Product weight: 1495 g (excl. protector)


Bounce free 25 liters unisex alpine backpack with NDM 2.0 + Snug-Me harness technology, CE-Certified full back protector, freeze proof Thermo Cell drink tube and food insulation technology for extreme winter conditions. Multi-adjustable back panel for individual fit. With the NDM 2.0 + Snug-Me harness system, USWE are re-thinking the industry standard for the perfect fit on alpine backpacks.


  • Bounce free NDM 2.0 + Snug-Me harness system. The shoulder and waist straps are all-in-one system, embracing your torso and waist while pulling the waist straps. The stretch in the chest straps expands along with the chest during physical exertion, allowing a constant tight and compliant fit. The shoulder straps are ergonomically designed for a comfortable and smooth distribution of the backpack over the shoulders.
  • Insulated Thermo Cell shoulder straps. Encapsulates the heat from physical activity to protect the drink tube from freezing even in the most extreme winter conditions. These pockets are also perfect for storing gels and food.
  • Multi-adjustable back panel that easily can be adjusted up and down for individual fit and size of the pack. Important to do this installation setting to achieve the best result.
  • CE-certified full back protector Lev.1 by SAS-TEC.
  • Waist support belt to secure the lower part of the pack. Includes a super ventilated back panel, two separate side pockets.
  • Hydration compatible. Max 3.0L hydration. Hydration bladder is not included with the pack.
  • Outside compression system for a slim profile.
  • Side Ski carry system.
  • Back Snowboard carry system.
  • Quick access Avalanche Equipment pocket.
  • Helmet carry system (detachable stash carrier).
  • Goggle pocket with microfiber cleaner tissue.


Alpine skiing, freeride skiing.


The USWE main material suppliers are bluesign certified. The factories in Vietnam and China are investing in human resources and are using materials that’s following the REACH requiements. By using high-end quality fabrics and materials the USWE products are therefore durable and will last for many years.

Available in stores: January 2021
Recommended retail price: 219€