～ HISTORY ～
In the early 70s, the “Chouinard backpack” which sold by Great Pacific Iron Works (Chouinard Equipment, Ltd.), the founder of Patagonia founded in U.S.A., were the envy and status same as MILLET or KARRIMOR for Alpinists and Mountaineers at that time.
The Japanese tents, backpacks and sleeping bag maker CROSTER CO.,LTD. is the manufacture of Chouinard backpack called “Chouinard Dragon”.
The characteristics of Chouinard Dragon was the cooperation system of crafting bags between reliable technology of Japanese factory and opinions/ideas of mountain climbers.
After that, through “Chouinard Dragon” bags, many new technologies have created and products with full of new functionality were developed one after another.
In 2013, Croster Co.,Ltd. which owns sales license and manufacturing right of “Chouinard Dragon” in Japan reprinted backpacks at that times as “Croster Dragon”.
“Croster Dragon” are filled with feelings of wanting to make a backpack that can be suitable for mountain climbing lovers as well as town use as their off-scene and also history of Japanese craftsmen who were developing technology at that time.
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