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Day Packs

On this page you'll find a selection of day backpacks- those that are intended for single day hikes and outdoor activities. They can also be used for school or college, or for days out around town. In general, they range between about 20 and 35 liters in capacity. 20L packs are on the small side for a full day hike but you should still be able to fit a waterproof jacket and your lunch in there, no problem. If you're going a little further or will need to carry extra clothing in winter, look for something around the 30L mark



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The North Face Women's Jester Backpack NF00CHJ3 (The North Face)
Osprey Packs Women's Tempest 20 Pack Backpack 888 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Women's Tempest 20 Pack Backpack 887 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Women's Tempest 20 Pack 886 (Osprey Packs)
The North Face Women's Jester Backpack
NF00CHJ3
Osprey Packs Women's Tempest 20 Pack Backpack
888
Osprey Packs Women's Tempest 20 Pack Backpack
887
Osprey Packs Women's Tempest 20 Pack
886
$64.95
 
The North Face Women's Jester Backpack NF00CHJ3 (The North Face)
$109.95
 
Osprey Packs Women's Tempest 20 Pack Backpack 888 (Osprey Packs)
$110.00
 
Osprey Packs Women's Tempest 20 Pack Backpack 887 (Osprey Packs)
$110.00
 
Osprey Packs Women's Tempest 20 Pack 886 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Talon 11 Pack 865 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Talon 11 Pack 861 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Talon 22 Pack Backpack 846 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Stratos 24 Day Pack 810 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Talon 11 Pack
865
Osprey Packs Talon 11 Pack
861
Osprey Packs Talon 22 Pack Backpack
846
Osprey Packs Stratos 24 Day Pack
810
$99.95
 
Osprey Packs Talon 11 Pack 865 (Osprey Packs)
$100.00
 
Osprey Packs Talon 11 Pack 861 (Osprey Packs)
$110.00
 
Osprey Packs Talon 22 Pack Backpack 846 (Osprey Packs)
$130.00
 
Osprey Packs Stratos 24 Day Pack 810 (Osprey Packs)
Timbuk2 Raider Pack 551-3 (Timbuk2)
Timbuk2 Canteen Pack Canvas 1068-3 (Timbuk2)
Patagonia Arbor Pack 26L Backpack 47956 (Patagonia)
Pistil Vagabond Backpack 1916P (Pistil)
Timbuk2 Raider Pack
551-3
Timbuk2 Canteen Pack Canvas
1068-3
Patagonia Arbor Pack 26L Backpack
47956
Pistil Vagabond Backpack
1916P
$88.95
 
Timbuk2 Raider Pack 551-3 (Timbuk2)
$98.95
 
Timbuk2 Canteen Pack Canvas 1068-3 (Timbuk2)
$99.00
 
Patagonia Arbor Pack 26L Backpack 47956 (Patagonia)
$73.95
 
Pistil Vagabond Backpack 1916P (Pistil)
Patagonia Refugio Pack 28L Backpack 47911 (Patagonia)
Patagonia Chacabuco Pack 32L 47926 (Patagonia)
Osprey Packs Talon 11 Pack Backpack 866 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Talon 11 Pack Backpack 862 (Osprey Packs)
Patagonia Refugio Pack 28L Backpack
47911
Patagonia Chacabuco Pack 32L
47926
Osprey Packs Talon 11 Pack Backpack
866
Osprey Packs Talon 11 Pack Backpack
862
$89.00
 
Patagonia Refugio Pack 28L Backpack 47911 (Patagonia)
$99.00
 
Patagonia Chacabuco Pack 32L 47926 (Patagonia)
$100.00
 
Osprey Packs Talon 11 Pack Backpack 866 (Osprey Packs)
$100.00
 
Osprey Packs Talon 11 Pack Backpack 862 (Osprey Packs)
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Osprey Packs Radial 26 Backpack 536026 (Osprey Packs)
Deuter Speed Lite 15 Backpack 33111 (Deuter)
Osprey Packs Talon 11 Pack Backpack 862 (Osprey Packs)
The North Face Jester Daypack CHJ4 (The North Face)
Osprey Packs Radial 26 Backpack
536026
Deuter Speed Lite 15 Backpack
33111
Osprey Packs Talon 11 Pack Backpack
862
The North Face Jester Daypack
CHJ4
$170.00
$119.00
 
Osprey Packs Radial 26 Backpack 536026 (Osprey Packs)
$69.00
 
Deuter Speed Lite 15 Backpack 33111 (Deuter)
$100.00
 
Osprey Packs Talon 11 Pack Backpack 862 (Osprey Packs)
$64.95
 
The North Face Jester Daypack CHJ4 (The North Face)
Osprey Packs FlapJill Pack 069 (Osprey Packs)
Timbuk2 Vault Backpack 1073-4 (Timbuk2)
Deuter Walker 24 Backpack 3810717 (Deuter)
Jansport High Stakes Backpack JS00TRS7 (Jansport)
Osprey Packs FlapJill Pack
069
Timbuk2 Vault Backpack
1073-4
Deuter Walker 24 Backpack
3810717
Jansport High Stakes Backpack
JS00TRS7
$110.00
 
Osprey Packs FlapJill Pack 069 (Osprey Packs)
$88.95
 
Timbuk2 Vault Backpack 1073-4 (Timbuk2)
$89.00
 
Deuter Walker 24 Backpack 3810717 (Deuter)
$39.95
 
Jansport High Stakes Backpack JS00TRS7 (Jansport)
Jansport Hatchet Day Pack T52S (Jansport)
Dakine Detail 27L Backpack 08130008 (Dakine)
The North Face Surge Transit Backpack NF0A2ZCP (The North Face)
Patagonia Arbor Pack 26L Backpack 47956 (Patagonia)
Jansport Hatchet Day Pack
T52S
Dakine Detail 27L Backpack
08130008
The North Face Surge Transit Backpack
NF0A2ZCP
Patagonia Arbor Pack 26L Backpack
47956
$59.95
 
Jansport Hatchet Day Pack T52S (Jansport)
$67.95
 
Dakine Detail 27L Backpack 08130008 (Dakine)
$138.95
 
The North Face Surge Transit Backpack NF0A2ZCP (The North Face)
$99.00
 
Patagonia Arbor Pack 26L Backpack 47956 (Patagonia)
Jansport Houston Backpack JS00T13Y (Jansport)
Deuter Walker 20 Backpack 3810617 (Deuter)
The North Face Haystack Backpack NF00CHJ2 (The North Face)
Jansport Iron Sight Backpack T69V (Jansport)
Jansport Houston Backpack
JS00T13Y
Deuter Walker 20 Backpack
3810617
The North Face Haystack Backpack
NF00CHJ2
Jansport Iron Sight Backpack
T69V
$49.95
 
Jansport Houston Backpack JS00T13Y (Jansport)
$79.00
 
Deuter Walker 20 Backpack 3810617 (Deuter)
$58.95
 
The North Face Haystack Backpack NF00CHJ2 (The North Face)
$69.95
 
Jansport Iron Sight Backpack T69V (Jansport)
Osprey Packs Talon 22 Pack 848 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Women's Sirrus 24 Pack Backpack 831 (Osprey Packs)
The North Face Jester Daypack NF00CHJ4 (The North Face)
Sea To Summit Ultra-Sil Day Pack 427 (Sea To Summit)
Osprey Packs Talon 22 Pack
848
Osprey Packs Women's Sirrus 24 Pack Backpack
831
The North Face Jester Daypack
NF00CHJ4
Sea To Summit Ultra-Sil Day Pack
427
$110.00
 
Osprey Packs Talon 22 Pack 848 (Osprey Packs)
$130.00
 
Osprey Packs Women's Sirrus 24 Pack Backpack 831 (Osprey Packs)
$64.95
 
The North Face Jester Daypack NF00CHJ4 (The North Face)
$32.95
 
Sea To Summit Ultra-Sil Day Pack 427 (Sea To Summit)


30L packs should give the average summer hiker plenty of room for food, water, and spare clothing, and they're usually big enough for basic winter hiking too. Look for features like an adjustable carry system, a padded waist belt, and space for a hydration bag if you're going to be tackling long routes or hiking all day. The basic design of the pack is also worth considering- top loading bags are tougher and more durable when it comes to carrying heavy weights but a front-loading style makes it easier to find small items quickly. Whatever the design, a few internal or external pockets often come in handy. Look for one that would suit your cell phone, for instance.