When you need more room than what you can typically stash in your pockets, the Gregory Kalmia 28 Backpacking Backpack by Gregory is perfect for hauling your stuff to your secret spot. The packs flexible, molded 3D foam backpanel makes carrying poky things a dream, and its offset zipper allows for a wide panel opening to main compartment so you can get them in there. For keeping organized the Kalmia 28 features and interior mesh organizer, second padded compartment with pockets insulated hydration reservoir or can fit most laptops, top stash pocket with key clip, crossover front compression straps, adjustable ice axe/trekking pole loops, and waistbelt with elastic loop to tuck away when not in use.
A scouting favoritelight yet sturdy with enough capacity for several days out.
If you're looking for a pack that won't hold you back, but don't want to leave those creature comforts behind, theHigh Sierra Appalachian 75 Backpacking Backpack delivers. With a whopping 75 liters of main-compartment storage space, tons of smart extras, and weighing in at just 5.8 pounds, the Appalachian 75 ensures you'll have space to spare whether you're spending a week in the woods or a day on the peaks.
Go higher and farther with the High Sierra Explorer 55 Backpacking Backpack. Lightweight, rugged and roomy, it features a top-loading main compartment with 55 liters of storage space, top and bottom pack access, a bottom sleeping bag compartment, a hydration-ready design and plenty of accessories to hold gear like ice axes and hiking poles.
A versatile, midsized outdoor generalist with enough volume for multiple days out.