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Kelty Mockingbird Backpack

Flannel shirts, wooden snowshoes, and the Kelty Mockingbird Backpack, that's all any neo-luddite needs in today's world. One of the first packs Kelty made back in the 1960's, the current Mockingbird is loaded with the same, now vintage, accents. Lightly padded adjustable shoulder straps, leather lash tabs and metal zippers are all part of the retro look. The classic top loading, rucksack style pack has two removable side pockets and a cavernous top pocket, which lashes down with old-fashioned metal ladder lock buckles. There is also an internal organizer, and an ice axe loop for keeping things handy and together. Most of the time, simpler is better, and when all you need is a rugged, hardy rucksack to stuff to the gills, make it the Mockingbird Backpack from Kelty.

Price: $129.95

The North Face Alborz Backpack

Endorsed by the American Chiropractic Association and loved by outdoor enthusiasts, The North Face Alborz Backpack is a streamlined pack for school, work or even the trail. The padded shoulder harness, back panel and hipbelt are all ergonomically designed to relieve pressure points and distribute your load evenly. The back panel has a recessed channel for your spine and a BackSaver bottom panel to reduce back strain when youre carrying medium to heavy loads. Not only is this pack comfy to carry but its designed to keep you organized. A large main compartment has a padded laptop sleeve while a secondary compartment has an organization pocket to keep small essentials handy. A front stash pocket is perfect for holding a bike lock or a light jacket. Dual side mesh pockets are ready for your water bottles. Take it for a day hike over the weekend and dust it off for class on Monday, The North Face Alborz Backpack is ready for any adventure.

Price: $88.95

Timberland Pro Mens Direct Attach 8 Inch Steel Toe Work Boots

The protection and comfort you need in the classic look and quality of one of the most respected workwear brands the Timberland Direct Attach 8 Inch Steel Toe Work Boots for men will get you through long hours on the work site in comfort and safety. Full grain leather uppers are seam sealed to lock out water and mud and are lined with 400 g Thinsulate for amazing warmth that breathes. ASTM approved steel toes protect from falling hazards and an electrical hazard protective coating prevents electric shock. Spending the day on your feet can take its toll so to prevent fatigue Timberland offers a nylon shock diffusion plate that supports laterally and adds torsional stiffness along with a soft open cell polyurethane footbed that is treated with Agion for antimicrobial odor killing power.

Price: $114.95

Columbia Kids Powderbug Print Snow Boot

Other children's boot manufacturers often discount the importance of thermal warmth for the sake of cost and cuteness, but Columbia has a marvelous talent for combining insulating warmth, supportive comfort and oodles of fun in their Powderbug Print Snow Boots for kids. This affordable winter children's footwear features a removable, easy-care 6-mm felt liner made from recycled polyester. The upper has a water- and wind-resistant nylon fabric design welded to a waterproof, high-traction rubber sole. You can use the barrel-lock cord closure to optimize the fit around an assortment of snow pants and sock layers without fuss or fumbling. Columbia also added reflective elements near the heel of the Powderbug Print Snow Boots for improved visibility in low-light conditions often encountered on most short winter days.

Price: $22.49