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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 Big Bite Valve 90011 (Camelbak)
Klean Kanteen Pint Lid KPNTLID-BK (Klean Kanteen)
Camelbak Rain Cover--S/M 60113 (Camelbak)
Camelbak Magnetic Tube Trap 1256001000 (Camelbak)
Camelbak Big Bite Valve
90011
Klean Kanteen Pint Lid
KPNTLID-BK
Camelbak Rain Cover--S/M
60113
Camelbak Magnetic Tube Trap
1256001000
$5.95
 
Camelbak Big Bite Valve 90011 (Camelbak)
$6.95
 
Klean Kanteen Pint Lid KPNTLID-BK (Klean Kanteen)
$13.95
 
Camelbak Rain Cover--S/M 60113 (Camelbak)
$11.95
 
Camelbak Magnetic Tube Trap 1256001000 (Camelbak)
Bestsellers

Osprey Packs Women's Mira AG 26 Backpack with Reservoir 213 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Manta AG 28 Backpack with Reservoir 196 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Dyna 1.5 Pack Backpack 948 (Osprey Packs)
Camelbak M.U.L.E. Rain Cover 90692 (Camelbak)
Osprey Packs Women's Mira AG 26 Backpack with Reservoir
213
Osprey Packs Manta AG 28 Backpack with Reservoir
196
Osprey Packs Dyna 1.5 Pack Backpack
948
Camelbak M.U.L.E. Rain Cover
90692
$165.00
 
Osprey Packs Women's Mira AG 26 Backpack with Reservoir 213 (Osprey Packs)
$165.00
$164.95
 
Osprey Packs Manta AG 28 Backpack with Reservoir 196 (Osprey Packs)
$90.00
 
Osprey Packs Dyna 1.5 Pack Backpack 948 (Osprey Packs)
$9.95
 
Camelbak M.U.L.E. Rain Cover 90692 (Camelbak)
Nathan Speed 2 Hydration Belt 4619N (Nathan)
Nalgene Easy Sipper - Blue 341472 (Nalgene)
Camelbak Mule Hydration Pack 100oz 1115001000 (Camelbak)
Hydro Flask Hydro Flip Cap WFL (Hydro Flask)
Nathan Speed 2 Hydration Belt
4619N
Nalgene Easy Sipper - Blue
341472
Camelbak Mule Hydration Pack 100oz
1115001000
Hydro Flask Hydro Flip Cap
WFL
$49.95
$29.97
 
Nathan Speed 2 Hydration Belt 4619N (Nathan)
$3.95
 
Nalgene Easy Sipper - Blue 341472 (Nalgene)
$109.95
 
Camelbak Mule Hydration Pack 100oz 1115001000 (Camelbak)
$4.95
 
Hydro Flask Hydro Flip Cap WFL (Hydro Flask)
Hydro Flask Standard Mouth Flex Cap SFX (Hydro Flask)
Nathan Push-Pull Cap 4pk 4589N (Nathan)
Klean Kanteen Pint Lid KPNTLID-BK (Klean Kanteen)
Osprey Packs Skarab 24 Pack with Reservoir 225 (Osprey Packs)
Hydro Flask Standard Mouth Flex Cap
SFX
Nathan Push-Pull Cap 4pk
4589N
Klean Kanteen Pint Lid
KPNTLID-BK
Osprey Packs Skarab 24 Pack with Reservoir
225
$9.95
 
Hydro Flask Standard Mouth Flex Cap SFX (Hydro Flask)
$7.95
$4.77
 
Nathan Push-Pull Cap 4pk 4589N (Nathan)
$6.95
 
Klean Kanteen Pint Lid KPNTLID-BK (Klean Kanteen)
$100.00
 
Osprey Packs Skarab 24 Pack with Reservoir 225 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Women's Mira 26 AG Backpack with Resevoir -- XS/S 210 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Women's Mira 26 AG Backpack with Resevoir--S/M 211 (Osprey Packs)
Camelbak Rain Cover--S/M 60113 (Camelbak)
Platypus Big Zip Drink Tube 07044 (Platypus)
Osprey Packs Women's Mira 26 AG Backpack with Resevoir -- XS/S
210
Osprey Packs Women's Mira 26 AG Backpack with Resevoir--S/M
211
Camelbak Rain Cover--S/M
60113
Platypus Big Zip Drink Tube
07044
$165.00
 
Osprey Packs Women's Mira 26 AG Backpack with Resevoir -- XS/S 210 (Osprey Packs)
$165.00
 
Osprey Packs Women's Mira 26 AG Backpack with Resevoir--S/M 211 (Osprey Packs)
$13.95
 
Camelbak Rain Cover--S/M 60113 (Camelbak)
$19.95
 
Platypus Big Zip Drink Tube 07044 (Platypus)
Osprey Packs Duro Solo 936 (Osprey Packs)
Camelbak HydroBak 50oz Hydration Pack 1122001000 (Camelbak)
Osprey Packs Raptor 14 Backpack 249 (Osprey Packs)
Nathan Race Caps 3-Pack 4591N (Nathan)
Osprey Packs Duro Solo
936
Camelbak HydroBak 50oz Hydration Pack
1122001000
Osprey Packs Raptor 14 Backpack
249
Nathan Race Caps 3-Pack
4591N
$40.00
$39.95
 
Osprey Packs Duro Solo 936 (Osprey Packs)
$49.95
 
Camelbak HydroBak 50oz Hydration Pack 1122001000 (Camelbak)
$140.00
 
Osprey Packs Raptor 14 Backpack 249 (Osprey Packs)
$7.95
$4.77
 
Nathan Race Caps 3-Pack 4591N (Nathan)


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.