Thule Crossover 30-Liter Backpack

Thule Crossover 30-Liter Backpack – travel pack with laptop compartment and crush-proof pouch Thule, a household name in racks, carriers, and storage units for vehicles, has recently released a line of travel bags designed for the outdoor enthusiast and adventure traveler. I picked up a sample of the Thule Crossover 30-Liter Backpack at the Summer Outdoor Retailer Market and immediately […]

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 […]

Dog Backpacks

Many hikers enjoy hiking with their dog but tire of carrying supplies for their dog as well as their own necessities. Well why not strap a pack onto your pup and let him carry his own trail snacks and water? Dog backpacks are a great way to save on personal space while still having all your dog’s necessities along. There […]

The North Face Borealis Backpack

The North Face Borealis Backpack – great all around daypack for work and adventure The versatile North Face Borealis is a technical hiking daypack, but also works well as a sporty school or work pack. The Borealis features The North Face’s “backsaving” design, with an angled bottom the pack keeps weight close to your back for carrying comfort.  Fully adjustable […]

Black Diamond Bullet Backpack

Black Diamond Bullet Backpack – Super tough, lighweight, compact daypack Black Diamond’s Bullet Backpack is fast, sleek and easily concealed.  It is tiny and super cute (I mean manly) without looking like it belongs to that mini backpack purse fad of several years back.  The Bullet can easily be compressed and stuffed in your larger bag and then used as […]

Osprey Atmos 35 Pack

Osprey Atmos 35 Pack – An Osprey daypack. If you are a fan of Osprey gear, and who isn’t? Then you should take a look at the Osprey Atmos 35 Pack. It has all the qualities you you know and love about Osprey gear, but in a smaller daypack size. This is no ordinary day pack though. Because of its […]

Skull Candy Link Hydro Pack

Skullcandy Link Hydro Pack – MP3 Ready hydration pack. A while back I did a post about some of the top hydration packs on the market, but none of them come close to the Skullcandy Hydro Pack. Aside from being super comfy, exceptionally stylish, and well made; the Skullcandy Link Hydro Pack is the only hydration pack with built in […]

Marmot Garmsal Air Flow Pack

Marmot Garmsal Air Flow Pack – A super lightweight daypack. Some day hikes just require a lot more gear than others. For these types of day hikes, not only do you need more room than traditional daypacks offer, but you need more support. Making the pack a little lighter couldn’t hurt either. This is exactly what Marmot did when they […]

Mountain Hardwear Paladin Computer Pack

Mountain Hardwear Paladin Computer Pack – Not your average computer bag. Take one look at the Mountain Hardwear Paladin Computer Pack and its easy to see that its not your average computer bag. The unique design of the Mountain Hardwear Paladin Computer Pack gives you plenty of room for your gear and computer, all while keeping them separated.

GoLite Galaxy Pack

GoLite Galaxy Pack – Full of user friendly features. The GoLite series of backpacks have always been popular among light wieght backpackers. For those who weren’t lieght wieght backpackers though, the GoLite series of backpacks seemed a bit too simple. Many of the GoLite packs are nothing more than a very simple, top loading bag, with a lid and compression […]