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The North Face Borealis Backpack
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The North Face Borealis Backpack

Color: Light Gray/Coral
style #33948
$8900 USD
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Product Details

Gear up to take on the trails or hit the road in style with the new Borealis Backpack from The North Face. The Borealis Backpack comes with all the bells and whistles, featuring durable, polyester construction with internal laptop sleeve, and super comfy shoulder padding with sternum straps and whistle buckle.

Features include:
> Nylon ripstop and polyester construction
> Front organizer pockets with zipper closures
> Front elastic bungee for external storage
> External fleece lined stash pocket
> Dual mesh side beverage pockets
> Fleece-lined 15" laptop sleeve in main compartment
> Padded top haul handle
> FlexVent™ suspension system with padded shoulder straps and a padded mesh back panel for maximum support and ventilation
> Dimensions: W 15" x D 7.5" x H 17"
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We are named for the coldest, most unforgiving side of a mountain. We have helped explorers reach the most unfathomable heights of the Himalayas. But The North Face® legend begins, ironically, on a beach. More precisely, San Francisco's North Beach neighborhood, at an altitude of only 150 feet above sea level. It was here in 1966 that two hiking enthusiasts resolved to follow their passions and founded a small mountaineering retail store.

Soon thereafter, that little shop became known as The North Face, a retailer of high-performance climbing and backpacking equipment. In 1968, The North Face moved to the other side of San Francisco Bay, to the unbridled possibilities of the Berkeley area, and began designing and manufacturing its own brand of technical mountaineering apparel and equipment.

Through the 1960s, The North Face brand cherished a following amongst avid outdoor athletes and began sponsoring expeditions to some of the most far-flung, still largely untouched corners of the globe. This launched a proud tradition which continues in full force today and constantly reinforces The North Face mantra, Never Stop Exploring™.

By the early 1980s, The North Face was taking exploration to the outer limits of the ski world, adding extreme skiwear to the product offering. These were the days of pastels, neons, hair dye, and mohawks; they laid the groundwork for today's free-spirited snowsports athletes. By the end of the decade, The North Face became the only supplier in the United States to offer a comprehensive collection of high-performance outerwear, skiwear, sleeping bags, packs and tents.

The 1990s ushered in an era during which The North Face further broadened the outdoor world it helps athletes to explore. The decade saw our debut in the sportswear market with the launch of Tekware™, an innovative collection designed to provide rock climbers, backpackers, hikers, trail runners, and outdoor enthusiasts with the ultimate fit and function. The North Face half dome logo began to appear with greater regularity on ultramarathon courses, high-country trails, and big walls. And, as the calendar clicked toward a new millennium, The North Face launched its own line of trekking and trail-running shoes to ultimately address the head-to-toe needs of those always striving for the next horizon.

Now, more than 40 years after its humble grand opening, The North Face delivers an extensive line of performance apparel, equipment, and footwear. We push the boundaries of innovation so that you can push the boundaries of exploration. We remain deeply proud to be the first choice of the world's most accomplished climbers, mountaineers, extreme skiers, snowboarders, endurance runners, and explorers.

There's little telling what the next 40 years hold for us. However, there is one bedrock certainty: The North Face will maintain an unwavering commitment to pushing the limits of design, so that you can push your limits outdoors. Never Stop Exploring.

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Shipping + Returns

Store Purchases

Journeys now gives you 365 days to decide! That's right! We allow all unworn merchandise, in it's original packaging and with original receipt, to be returned for a full refund or exchange within 365 days of purchase.

Refunds will be issued to the original form of payment. Shipping charges are also excluded. Journeys retail stores CANNOT accept items that were purchased using a Bill Me Later or PayPal account, or items that shipped directly from the manufacturer.

Online Purchases

Journeys now gives you 365 days to decide! That's right! We allow all unworn merchandise, in it's original packaging and with original receipt, to be returned for a full refund or exchange within 365 days of purchase. You may return the unworn merchandise by either shipping it back to us, or returning it to a retail store near you. Please make sure to check the fit and comfort of the merchandise before wearing.

Refunds will be issued to the original form of payment. Shipping charges are also excluded. Journeys retail stores CANNOT accept items that were purchased using a Bill Me Later or PayPal account, or items that shipped directly from the manufacturer.

For online purchases shipped directly from our distribution center, you will have a return label provided in your shipment. The labels we provide are NOT prepaid. You will be charged $7.95 for the use of any label provided by Journeys, or you may choose to ship the merchandise back to us with a shipping provider of your choice. On the back of the invoice in the package, there is a Return/Exchange Form. Please fill out this form completely and include it with your return/exchange package. If you do not have the Acrobat Reader, you can download the reader from Adobe.

Online purchases that are shipped directly from one of our retail stores will not have the return shipping label included. To request a return label to be mailed or emailed to you, please Contact Us. Store shipments will have a return form enclosed, but you can print one HERE! Please allow 2-4 weeks for us to receive and process the return, and either refund your card or ship the new merchandise. The return address is provided below.

Journeys Order Returns
635 Genesco Parkway
Lebanon, TN 37090

DIRECT FROM MANUFACTURER / PAYPAL & BILL ME LATER ORDERS

Journeys retail stores CANNOT accept items that were purchased using a Bill Me Later or PayPal account. 

For online purchases shipped directly from our distribution center, you will have a return label provided in your shipment. The labels we provide are NOT prepaid. You will be charged $7.95 for the use of any label provided by Journeys, or you may choose to ship the merchandise back to us with a shipping provider of your choice.

When exchanging an item, you will not be charged additional shipping. On the back of the invoice in the package, there is a Return/Exchange Form. Please fill out this form completely and include it with your return/exchange package.

We guarantee all products against manufacturers' defects for 30 days. We reserve the right to determine whether merchandise is defective and to repair or replace defective merchandise if necessary. We will not accept exchanges on merchandise not in its original packaging.

Please send the return/exchange to:
Journeys Order Returns
635 Genesco Parkway
Lebanon, TN 37090

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