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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

Equinox Bottle Bag 145706 (Equinox)
Camelbak eddy™ Replacement Bite Valves and Straws 90834 (Camelbak)
Camelbak M.U.L.E. 100oz Hydration Pack 62558 (Camelbak)
Klean Kanteen Café Cap 2.0 KWPPC-BK (Klean Kanteen)
Equinox Bottle Bag
145706
Camelbak eddy™ Replacement Bite Valves and Straws
90834
Camelbak M.U.L.E. 100oz Hydration Pack
62558
Klean Kanteen Café Cap 2.0
KWPPC-BK
$10.95
 
Equinox Bottle Bag 145706 (Equinox)
$6.95
 
Camelbak eddy™ Replacement Bite Valves and Straws 90834 (Camelbak)
$108.95
$80.99
 
Camelbak M.U.L.E. 100oz Hydration Pack 62558 (Camelbak)
$9.95
 
Klean Kanteen Café Cap 2.0 KWPPC-BK (Klean Kanteen)
Bestsellers

Camelbak Mule NV 100oz 62399 (Camelbak)
Mountain Safety Research Hydration Kit 57060 (Mountain Safety Research)
Osprey Packs Raptor 10 Pack 252 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Kids' Moki Hydration Pack 451 (Osprey Packs)
Camelbak Mule NV 100oz
62399
Mountain Safety Research Hydration Kit
57060
Osprey Packs Raptor 10 Pack
252
Osprey Packs Kids' Moki Hydration Pack
451
$138.95
 
Camelbak Mule NV 100oz 62399 (Camelbak)
$19.95
 
Mountain Safety Research Hydration Kit 57060 (Mountain Safety Research)
$129.95
 
Osprey Packs Raptor 10 Pack 252 (Osprey Packs)
$49.95
 
Osprey Packs Kids' Moki Hydration Pack 451 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Raptor 14 Backpack 249 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Women's Mira 26 AG Backpack with Resevoir -- S/M 211 (Osprey Packs)
Nalgene Easy Sipper - White 341470 (Nalgene)
Osprey Packs Manta 20 AG Hydration Pack 201 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Raptor 14 Backpack
249
Osprey Packs Women's Mira 26 AG Backpack with Resevoir -- S/M
211
Nalgene Easy Sipper - White
341470
Osprey Packs Manta 20 AG Hydration Pack
201
$139.95
 
Osprey Packs Raptor 14 Backpack 249 (Osprey Packs)
$164.95
 
Osprey Packs Women's Mira 26 AG Backpack with Resevoir -- S/M 211 (Osprey Packs)
$3.95
 
Nalgene Easy Sipper - White 341470 (Nalgene)
$154.95
 
Osprey Packs Manta 20 AG Hydration Pack 201 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Women's Mira AG 26 Backpack with Reservoir 212 (Osprey Packs)
Klean Kanteen Loop Cap KCPPL-BK (Klean Kanteen)
Platypus Platy Cleaning Kit 08831 (Platypus)
Osprey Packs Manta 28 AG Backpack -- M/L 198 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Women's Mira AG 26 Backpack with Reservoir
212
Klean Kanteen Loop Cap
KCPPL-BK
Platypus Platy Cleaning Kit
08831
Osprey Packs Manta 28 AG Backpack -- M/L
198
$164.95
 
Osprey Packs Women's Mira AG 26 Backpack with Reservoir 212 (Osprey Packs)
$5.95
 
Klean Kanteen Loop Cap KCPPL-BK (Klean Kanteen)
$12.95
 
Platypus Platy Cleaning Kit 08831 (Platypus)
$164.95
 
Osprey Packs Manta 28 AG Backpack -- M/L 198 (Osprey Packs)
Camelbak M.U.L.E. Rain Cover 90692 (Camelbak)
Guyot Designs Splashguard 340014 (Guyot Designs)
Osprey Packs Skarab 24 Pack with Reservoir 227 (Osprey Packs)
Nalgene Grip N Gulp Replacement Valve 2PK 341489 (Nalgene)
Camelbak M.U.L.E. Rain Cover
90692
Guyot Designs Splashguard
340014
Osprey Packs Skarab 24 Pack with Reservoir
227
Nalgene Grip N Gulp Replacement Valve 2PK
341489
$9.95
 
Camelbak M.U.L.E. Rain Cover 90692 (Camelbak)
$3.95
 
Guyot Designs Splashguard 340014 (Guyot Designs)
$99.95
 
Osprey Packs Skarab 24 Pack with Reservoir 227 (Osprey Packs)
$3.50
 
Nalgene Grip N Gulp Replacement Valve 2PK 341489 (Nalgene)
Camelbak Arc 2 10 oz Podium Arc Bottle 62013 (Camelbak)
Camelbak Magnetic Tube Trap 91025 (Camelbak)
Osprey Packs Women's Mira 34 AG Pack -- XS/S 204 (Osprey Packs)
Klean Kanteen Pint Lid KPNTLID-BK (Klean Kanteen)
Camelbak Arc 2 10 oz Podium Arc Bottle
62013
Camelbak Magnetic Tube Trap
91025
Osprey Packs Women's Mira 34 AG Pack -- XS/S
204
Klean Kanteen Pint Lid
KPNTLID-BK
$44.95
 
Camelbak Arc 2 10 oz Podium Arc Bottle 62013 (Camelbak)
$11.95
 
Camelbak Magnetic Tube Trap 91025 (Camelbak)
$174.95
 
Osprey Packs Women's Mira 34 AG Pack -- XS/S 204 (Osprey Packs)
$6.95
 
Klean Kanteen Pint Lid KPNTLID-BK (Klean Kanteen)


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.