Alpine Backpacker

Wenger Alpine Backpacker The Wenger Alpine Backpacker and the Alpine Backpacker Advantage Timber are 85mm Swiss Army Knives, both with the locking blade system.

A variation of this this model with the plain blade and the addition of toothpick and tweezers was also listed as the Security/Sécurité 13. See the Variations section for details.

Discontinued model.

Layer Tools

Back Layer Tools

Scale Tools

Both only present on the Security 13


Standard synthetic scales, also camouflage.


  1. The Camouflage version (16405) includes tools, keyring, and lock-release button with a grey non-reflective coating that is not available on many models.
  2. The european version (1.13.51) has standard red scales, small key chain and a plain blade.
  3. The Security 13 features standard red scales, small key chain, plain blade and adds (from 2006) toothpick and tweezers.
Wenger Alpine Backpacker Real Tree Advantage camouflage scales
Camouflage scales

Physical Specifications

  • Length: 85mm
  • Width: 15.6mm / 0.61 in. (Camo Ver.)
  • Weight: 68.8g / 2.4 oz.


  • 1.13.51: Standard red scales and plain blade
  • 1.13.59: Security 13: Standard red scales; plain blade; adds toothpick and tweezers

US Model Numbers:

  • 16411: Plain red scales; serrated blade
  • 16405: Real Tree Advantage camouflage scales

Related Models

  • Backpacker - Version with a non-locking blade
  • Highlander - Removes the saw; a Phillips screwdriver replaces the corkscrew; also available with camouflage scales


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