Timbuk2 Zeitgeist Backpack

Timbuk2 Zeitgeist Backpack – top-loading commuter pack Timbuk2’s brand new Zeitgeist pack will surely make an excellent around the town companion. This slim profile pack holds a 17-inch laptop in a padded low-profile compartment, which you can access without even having to take off your pack with Timbuk2’s patented Swing Around Access. Plenty of external zip pockets give you easy […]

Keen Newport DP Daypack

Keen Newport DP Daypack – small versatile daypack with plenty of pockets I am a big fan of Keen shoes so I was thrilled to test out one of their backpacks.  I actually won the Keen Newport DP during a game of Cornhole at the Summer Outdoor Retailer Show.  Keen had the most rocking parties at the show and after […]

The Best Backpack Daypacks

Daypacks are small hiking backpacks that are great for short trips and typically hold 15-35 liters of gear.  As with most things in the outdoor industry, backpacks have really evolved over the past few years.  Back in the day, hiking daypacks were nothing more than glorified school backpacks with very few features. These days you can find daypack backpacks that […]

Osprey Talon 22

Osprey Talon 22 – lightweight, versatile daypack for all your favorite activities The Osprey Talon 22 takes daypacks to a new level.  This lightweight pack holds everything you need for a serious day of adventure in the outdoors. You can stuff a days worth of food, a hydration bladder, a change of clothes, and some safety gear in the main […]

REI Flash 18 Daypack

REI Flash 18 – Lightweight daypack and stuff sack in one The REI Flash 18 is a stellar lightweight, mini daypack great for the day’s adventures.  The hydration compatible design has a sleeve and exit port for your hydration reservoir and with 18 liters of space still leaves plenty of room for your lunch, raincoat, and first aid kit. Although […]

PacSafe anti-theft daypack and laptop bag

PacSafe Daysafe Secure Daypack – The ultimate travel daypack. When hiking or skiing in the backcountry, theives trying to steal the contents of you bag is a non-worry. But, when traveling around less developed countries and bouncing from hostel to hostel and hotel to hotel, keeping your stuff safe is a huge concern. The PacSafe Daysafe Secure Daypack aims to […]

The North Face Fulcrum 35 Pack

The North Face Fulcrum 35 Pack – Multi sport daypack. I enjoy the long two week plus backpacking trips just as much as the next guy. Unfortunately I don’t have time in my life to take extended hikes like that on a regular basis anymore. I tend to do a lot of intense over nighters or weekend hikes. Because most […]

REI Lookout 40 Daypack

REI Lookout 40 Daypack – Serious daypack. When it comes to day hiking, there are those who simply do short little paved loops around the lake and then there are those who do serious up and back in a day summit runs. Because these two types of day hikes are so vastly different, it only makes sense that each would […]