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Hydration Packs

There is a strong argument for hydration packs as the best outdoor innovation of the last few decades. Where once you had to stop, rummage around in your backpack for a water bottle, uncap it and take a drink every time you felt thirsty, all a hiker with a hydration bladder in their pack has to do is flip the cover off the bite valve and take a sip. There is no need to stop. The benefits for hikers, cyclists, horse riders, climbers and runners are easy to imagine. Many people find that they get through a lot more water with a system like this, and as a consequence, they stay more hydrated and feel less tired at the end of the day.



New Items

Camelbak Rim Runner 22 Hydration Pack 62569 (Camelbak)
Camelbak eddy™ Replacement Bite Valves and Straws 90833 (Camelbak)
Camelbak eddy™ Replacement Bite Valves and Straws 90834 (Camelbak)
Camelbak M.U.L.E. 100oz Hydration Pack 62558 (Camelbak)
Camelbak Rim Runner 22 Hydration Pack
62569
Camelbak eddy™ Replacement Bite Valves and Straws
90833
Camelbak eddy™ Replacement Bite Valves and Straws
90834
Camelbak M.U.L.E. 100oz Hydration Pack
62558
$99.95
 
Camelbak Rim Runner 22 Hydration Pack 62569 (Camelbak)
$6.95
 
Camelbak eddy™ Replacement Bite Valves and Straws 90833 (Camelbak)
$6.95
 
Camelbak eddy™ Replacement Bite Valves and Straws 90834 (Camelbak)
$108.95
 
Camelbak M.U.L.E. 100oz Hydration Pack 62558 (Camelbak)
Bestsellers

Camelbak Lobo 100oz Hydration Pack 62387 (Camelbak)
Camelbak Arete 18 Hydration Pack 62517 (Camelbak)
Klean Kanteen Stainless Flip D-Ring Wide KWSSFD-BK (Klean Kanteen)
Camelbak Bite Valve Cover 60116 (Camelbak)
Camelbak Lobo 100oz Hydration Pack
62387
Camelbak Arete 18 Hydration Pack
62517
Klean Kanteen Stainless Flip D-Ring Wide
KWSSFD-BK
Camelbak Bite Valve Cover
60116
$98.95
$69.27
 
Camelbak Lobo 100oz Hydration Pack 62387 (Camelbak)
$64.95
 
Camelbak Arete 18 Hydration Pack 62517 (Camelbak)
$8.95
 
Klean Kanteen Stainless Flip D-Ring Wide KWSSFD-BK (Klean Kanteen)
$5.95
 
Camelbak Bite Valve Cover 60116 (Camelbak)
Klean Kanteen Loop Cap KCPPL-BK (Klean Kanteen)
Osprey Packs Manta 20 AG Backpack 203 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Women's Skimmer 22 Pack with Resevoir 241 (Osprey Packs)
Camelbak Rogue 70oz Hydration Pack 62240 (Camelbak)
Klean Kanteen Loop Cap
KCPPL-BK
Osprey Packs Manta 20 AG Backpack
203
Osprey Packs Women's Skimmer 22 Pack with Resevoir
241
Camelbak Rogue 70oz Hydration Pack
62240
$5.95
 
Klean Kanteen Loop Cap KCPPL-BK (Klean Kanteen)
$154.95
 
Osprey Packs Manta 20 AG Backpack 203 (Osprey Packs)
$99.95
 
Osprey Packs Women's Skimmer 22 Pack with Resevoir 241 (Osprey Packs)
$69.95
 
Camelbak Rogue 70oz Hydration Pack 62240 (Camelbak)
Nathan Speed 2R Auto-Cant Hydration Belt 4627N (Nathan)
Osprey Packs Raptor 10 Pack 253 (Osprey Packs)
Camelbak Lobo 100oz Hydration Pack 62553 (Camelbak)
Osprey Packs Manta 36 AG Backpack with Resevoir -- S/M 191 (Osprey Packs)
Nathan Speed 2R Auto-Cant Hydration Belt
4627N
Osprey Packs Raptor 10 Pack
253
Camelbak Lobo 100oz Hydration Pack
62553
Osprey Packs Manta 36 AG Backpack with Resevoir -- S/M
191
$54.95
$27.48
 
Nathan Speed 2R Auto-Cant Hydration Belt 4627N (Nathan)
$129.95
 
Osprey Packs Raptor 10 Pack 253 (Osprey Packs)
$98.95
 
Camelbak Lobo 100oz Hydration Pack 62553 (Camelbak)
$174.95
 
Osprey Packs Manta 36 AG Backpack with Resevoir -- S/M 191 (Osprey Packs)
Camelbak HydroBak 50oz Hydration Pack 62205 (Camelbak)
Osprey Packs Women's Mira 26 AG Backpack with Resevoir -- S/M 211 (Osprey Packs)
Guyot Designs Splashguard 340004 (Guyot Designs)
Camelbak Rogue 70oz Hydration Pack 62242 (Camelbak)
Camelbak HydroBak 50oz Hydration Pack
62205
Osprey Packs Women's Mira 26 AG Backpack with Resevoir -- S/M
211
Guyot Designs Splashguard
340004
Camelbak Rogue 70oz Hydration Pack
62242
$48.95
 
Camelbak HydroBak 50oz Hydration Pack 62205 (Camelbak)
$164.95
 
Osprey Packs Women's Mira 26 AG Backpack with Resevoir -- S/M 211 (Osprey Packs)
$3.95
 
Guyot Designs Splashguard 340004 (Guyot Designs)
$69.95
 
Camelbak Rogue 70oz Hydration Pack 62242 (Camelbak)
Camelbak Arc 2 10 oz Podium Arc Bottle 62013 (Camelbak)
Nalgene Narrow Mouth Loop-Top Lid 696041 (Nalgene)
Camelbak eddy™ Replacement Bite Valves and Straws 90833 (Camelbak)
Camelbak Caper 14 Hydration Pack 62318 (Camelbak)
Camelbak Arc 2 10 oz Podium Arc Bottle
62013
Nalgene Narrow Mouth Loop-Top Lid
696041
Camelbak eddy™ Replacement Bite Valves and Straws
90833
Camelbak Caper 14 Hydration Pack
62318
$44.95
 
Camelbak Arc 2 10 oz Podium Arc Bottle 62013 (Camelbak)
$2.75
 
Nalgene Narrow Mouth Loop-Top Lid 696041 (Nalgene)
$6.95
 
Camelbak eddy™ Replacement Bite Valves and Straws 90833 (Camelbak)
$114.95
 
Camelbak Caper 14 Hydration Pack 62318 (Camelbak)


Some bags are designed just for hydration but most modern day packs and a many expedition-sized backpacks are built with pockets intended for hydration bags. Just fill the bag, pop it into the pocket, and push the tube and valve down through the outlet hole. There is often a clip or an elasticated band on one shoulder strap to keep the tube in place. These are always worth using, especially when it's windy. They'll stop the tube from flapping around and make sure that the mouthpiece is within easy to reach when you need it.