Eagle Creek Expands Patent Pending Morphus™ Technology for Fall 2014

EC F14 Morphus 2 pieces grey F14
EC Docking Duffel 2 piece olive F14

Taking Best in Class and evolving it to be smarter, stronger, more useful

Eagle Creek proudly introduces new patent pending features and new iterations of their Morphus™ technology, making it easier than ever to gain the benefits of expandable capacity combined with removable full-size and personal-sized bags.

For Fall 2014, Eagle Creek has developed a new concept in Duffel bag utility for the outdoor category with the Docking Duffel featuring a detachable/removable shoulder bag and expandable capacity. The new patent-pending design for the Morphus allows for quick conversion and creates a leaner profile for storage.

The new Eagle Creek Exploration Series bags are available at retail 7/1/14.

Fall 2014 Exploration Series highlights include:

Docking Duffel™ 

Mastering bag expansion and 2-in-1 concept with Morphus™ technology, this patent pending carry-on size duffel features a compact All Ways Secure™ zip-off shoulder/tablet bag for daily use.

Docking Duffel™ (EC 20479) MSRP $155

Main Bag: Capacity: 2625 cu in, Weight: 1 lb 7 oz,Size: 18.5 x 12.5 x 10 in

Zip-off shoulder/tablet bag: Capacity: 425 cu in; Weight: 10.5 oz; size: 10 x 12.5 x 3.5 in

Main Bag Features:

  • 2 bags in 1 patent-pending Morphus™ technology
  • Baffled panel expands to full size when shoulder bag is removed
  • Adjustable, removable padded shoulder strap and center haul handles
  • #10 lockable, self-repairing zipper with finger friendly zipper pulls on main compartment
  • Quick stash 3-1-1 pocket
  • Compression straps
  • ID tag pocket
  • Back slip panel for securely stacking on wheeled luggage
  • Reflective accents for dusk and nighttime visibility
  • Integrates with the Pack-It™ System, suggestions included 

Zip-Off Shoulder Bag Features:

  • All Ways Secure™: Anti-theft: lockable zipper on main compartment Digital Safe-Zone: Padded, e-fleece lined tablet sleeve and electronics pocket  Personal Safety: reflective accents for dusk and nighttime visibility
  • Zippered mesh pocket with key fob 
  • Exterior back slip pocket 
  • Adjustable shoulder strap and air mesh back panel for comfort 


The acclaimed Morphus™ bag now features an innovative ExpandStand™ hinged foot that makes morphing it from one bag into two seamless.

Morphus 22 (EC-20494) MSRP $395

Capacity: 2925 cu in; Weight 7 lbs, 12 oz, size 14 x 22 x 9 in

Capacity Gear Bag: 2925 cu in; Weight: 2 lbs, 10 oz; Size: 14 x 22 x 9 in

Capacity Wheeled bag: 2875 cu in; Weight: 5 lbs, 2 oz; Size: 14 x 22 x 9 in

Morphus 30 (EC-20495) MSRP $470

Capacity: 5675 cu in; Weight 9 lbs, 9 oz, size 15 x 30 x 10 in

Capacity Gear Bag: 5675 cu in; Weight: 3 lbs; Size: 15 x 30 x 10 in

Capacity Wheeled bag: 5550 cu in; Weight: 6 lbs, 9 oz; Size: 15 x 30 x 11 in

Wheeled Bag Features:

  • Patent-pending Morphus™ technology creates a second full-size bag
  • Textured polycarbonate back shell offers ultra-light durability and helps protect the handle system 
  • Built-in durability: Hybrid construction: polycarbonate back shell and Bi-tech™ fabrics for enhanced durability Durable wheels, sturdy wheel housing, skid plate bumper protection, and recessed handle system
  • Patent pending ExpandStand™ hinged foot provides stability on the move and easily collapses for storage efficiency 
  • #10 lockable, self-repairing zippers with finger friendly pulls 
  • Safety reflective accents for dusk and nighttime visibility 
  • Integrates with Pack-It™ System, suggestions included

Zip-Off Gear Bag Features: 

  • Multiple carry options include zip-away backpack straps, removable padded shoulder strap and multiple grab handles
  • Zip-away backpack straps feature load lifter straps and sternum strap with safety whistle
  • Exterior quick stash 3-1-1 pocket provides organization
  • Lockable front pocket with organization includes zippered pocket, slip pockets, pen slots and key fob with Porter key ™ bottle opener 
  • Front pocket contains padded sleeve sized to fit most 15” laptops and additional padded sleeve fits most tablets (22” only) 
  • #10 lockable, self-repairing zippers with finger friendly zipper pulls
  • Bottom “bathtub” construction resists water intrusion if the bag ends up in a puddle
  • Built-in durability: Bi-tech™ and Bi-tech™ Armor fabrics for extreme abrasion and weather resistance 
  • Exterior compression straps and multiple lash points for securing gear
  • Safety reflective accents for dusk and nighttime visibility 


Eagle Creek is a leading travel outfitter, providing smart, innovative and durable luggage, travel bags and accessories. Founded in 1975, California-based Eagle Creek invented the adventure travel gear category, introduced the industry’s first convertible backpack on wheels, established the first complete travel solution system and is revolutionizing the way travelers pack with its Pack-It™ Folders, Cubes, Sacs and Toiletry Kits. Visit www.eaglecreek.com for more information.