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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 M.U.L.E. 100oz Hydration Pack 1115602000 (Camelbak)
Camelbak Childrens' Scout 50oz Pack 1154402000 (Camelbak)
Camelbak Ultra Handheld Chill Bottle 1143402000 (Camelbak)
Camelbak Ultra Handheld Chill Bottle 1143301000 (Camelbak)
Camelbak M.U.L.E. 100oz Hydration Pack
1115602000
Camelbak Childrens' Scout 50oz Pack
1154402000
Camelbak Ultra Handheld Chill Bottle
1143402000
Camelbak Ultra Handheld Chill Bottle
1143301000
$109.95
 
Camelbak M.U.L.E. 100oz Hydration Pack 1115602000 (Camelbak)
$59.95
 
Camelbak Childrens' Scout 50oz Pack 1154402000 (Camelbak)
$44.95
 
Camelbak Ultra Handheld Chill Bottle 1143402000 (Camelbak)
$44.95
 
Camelbak Ultra Handheld Chill Bottle 1143301000 (Camelbak)
Bestsellers

Osprey Packs Hydraulics Reservoir Cleaning Tablets-10 Pack 334239 (Osprey Packs)
Chicobag Bottle Sling rePETe BSR (Chicobag)
Equinox Bottle Bag 145706 (Equinox)
Hydro Flask Hydro Flip Lid WHFC (Hydro Flask)
Osprey Packs Hydraulics Reservoir Cleaning Tablets-10 Pack
334239
Chicobag Bottle Sling rePETe
BSR
Equinox Bottle Bag
145706
Hydro Flask Hydro Flip Lid
WHFC
$19.95
$14.96
 
Osprey Packs Hydraulics Reservoir Cleaning Tablets-10 Pack 334239 (Osprey Packs)
$9.95
 
Chicobag Bottle Sling rePETe BSR (Chicobag)
$11.95
 
Equinox Bottle Bag 145706 (Equinox)
$4.95
 
Hydro Flask Hydro Flip Lid WHFC (Hydro Flask)
Liberty Mountain Bottled Water Harness 146499 (Liberty Mountain)
Camelbak Rim Runner 22 Hydration Pack 62569 (Camelbak)
Nalgene Easy Sipper - Black 341473 (Nalgene)
Camelbak Kids' Mini M.U.L.E. 50oz Hydration Pack 1155601000 (Camelbak)
Liberty Mountain Bottled Water Harness
146499
Camelbak Rim Runner 22 Hydration Pack
62569
Nalgene Easy Sipper - Black
341473
Camelbak Kids' Mini M.U.L.E. 50oz Hydration Pack
1155601000
$6.95
 
Liberty Mountain Bottled Water Harness 146499 (Liberty Mountain)
$99.95
 
Camelbak Rim Runner 22 Hydration Pack 62569 (Camelbak)
$3.95
 
Nalgene Easy Sipper - Black 341473 (Nalgene)
$49.95
 
Camelbak Kids' Mini M.U.L.E. 50oz Hydration Pack 1155601000 (Camelbak)
Nalgene Nalgene Bottle Sleeve 32oz 341520 (Nalgene)
Nalgene Narrow Mouth Loop-Top Lid 696041 (Nalgene)
Klean Kanteen Kid Sippy Cap KCSIPPY-GN (Klean Kanteen)
Camelbak Ultra Handheld Chill Bottle 1143301000 (Camelbak)
Nalgene Nalgene Bottle Sleeve 32oz
341520
Nalgene Narrow Mouth Loop-Top Lid
696041
Klean Kanteen Kid Sippy Cap
KCSIPPY-GN
Camelbak Ultra Handheld Chill Bottle
1143301000
$11.95
 
Nalgene Nalgene Bottle Sleeve 32oz 341520 (Nalgene)
$2.95
 
Nalgene Narrow Mouth Loop-Top Lid 696041 (Nalgene)
$5.95
 
Klean Kanteen Kid Sippy Cap KCSIPPY-GN (Klean Kanteen)
$44.95
 
Camelbak Ultra Handheld Chill Bottle 1143301000 (Camelbak)
Camelbak SnoBlast Hydration Pack 62493 (Camelbak)
Camelbak Ultra Handheld Chill Bottle 1143402000 (Camelbak)
Osprey Packs Women's Raven 10 Pack with Resevoir 259 (Osprey Packs)
Camelbak Women's L.U.X.E. Hydration Pack 100oz 1116001000 (Camelbak)
Camelbak SnoBlast Hydration Pack
62493
Camelbak Ultra Handheld Chill Bottle
1143402000
Osprey Packs Women's Raven 10 Pack with Resevoir
259
Camelbak Women's L.U.X.E. Hydration Pack 100oz
1116001000
$89.95
$71.96
 
Camelbak SnoBlast Hydration Pack 62493 (Camelbak)
$44.95
 
Camelbak Ultra Handheld Chill Bottle 1143402000 (Camelbak)
$130.00
 
Osprey Packs Women's Raven 10 Pack with Resevoir 259 (Osprey Packs)
$109.95
 
Camelbak Women's L.U.X.E. Hydration Pack 100oz 1116001000 (Camelbak)
Osprey Packs Women's Raven 10 Backpack with Resevoir 258 (Osprey Packs)
Liberty Mountain Bottle Belt 146100 (Liberty Mountain)
Nalgene Easy Sipper - Blue 341472 (Nalgene)
Osprey Packs Dyna 1.5 Pack Backpack 949 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Women's Raven 10 Backpack with Resevoir
258
Liberty Mountain Bottle Belt
146100
Nalgene Easy Sipper - Blue
341472
Osprey Packs Dyna 1.5 Pack Backpack
949
$130.00
 
Osprey Packs Women's Raven 10 Backpack with Resevoir 258 (Osprey Packs)
$4.95
 
Liberty Mountain Bottle Belt 146100 (Liberty Mountain)
$3.95
 
Nalgene Easy Sipper - Blue 341472 (Nalgene)
$89.95
 
Osprey Packs Dyna 1.5 Pack Backpack 949 (Osprey Packs)


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.