Appalachian Outdoors

FREE SHIPPING

free shipping

1-800-690-5220 CUSTOMER SERVICE STORE INFO EVENTS BLOG RENTALS

Shop Bestselling Brands

save up to 40% off!

Multi-Day Packs

Multi day packs range from those that are intended for overnight hikes right up to really big backpacks of the sort you'd see on the Appalachian Trail or the Annapurna Circuit. They're designed to carry everything you need for a multi day outing in the woods or the mountains, and what's more, they're designed to let you carry that weight as comfortably as possible.



New Items

Osprey Packs Skarab 32 Pack with Reservoir 10000219 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Exos 38 Backpack 033938 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Atmos AG 65 Pack 015265 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Exos 48 Backpack 033948 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Skarab 32 Pack with Reservoir
10000219
Osprey Packs Exos 38 Backpack
033938
Osprey Packs Atmos AG 65 Pack
015265
Osprey Packs Exos 48 Backpack
033948
$119.95
 
Osprey Packs Skarab 32 Pack with Reservoir 10000219 (Osprey Packs)
$159.95
 
Osprey Packs Exos 38 Backpack 033938 (Osprey Packs)
$259.95
 
Osprey Packs Atmos AG 65 Pack 015265 (Osprey Packs)
$189.95
 
Osprey Packs Exos 48 Backpack 033948 (Osprey Packs)
Bestsellers

Osprey Packs Atmos AG 50 Pack 015250 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Talon 33 Backpack 014633 (Osprey Packs)
Deuter Women's ACT Lite 45+10 SL Backpack 4340415 (Deuter)
Osprey Packs Women's Kyte 36 Pack 187 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Atmos AG 50 Pack
015250
Osprey Packs Talon 33 Backpack
014633
Deuter Women's ACT Lite 45+10 SL Backpack
4340415
Osprey Packs Women's Kyte 36 Pack
187
$229.95
 
Osprey Packs Atmos AG 50 Pack 015250 (Osprey Packs)
$129.95
 
Osprey Packs Talon 33 Backpack 014633 (Osprey Packs)
$189.00
 
Deuter Women's ACT Lite 45+10 SL Backpack 4340415 (Deuter)
$159.95
 
Osprey Packs Women's Kyte 36 Pack 187 (Osprey Packs)
Deuter Women's Aircontact 60+10 SL Backpack 3320416 (Deuter)
Deuter Women's Futura Pro 34 SL Backpack 34264 (Deuter)
Deuter Women's ACT Lite 70+10 SL Backpack 4340215 (Deuter)
Osprey Packs Kids' Ace 75 Pack 038275 (Osprey Packs)
Deuter Women's Aircontact 60+10 SL Backpack
3320416
Deuter Women's Futura Pro 34 SL Backpack
34264
Deuter Women's ACT Lite 70+10 SL Backpack
4340215
Osprey Packs Kids' Ace 75 Pack
038275
$279.00
 
Deuter Women's Aircontact 60+10 SL Backpack 3320416 (Deuter)
$159.00
 
Deuter Women's Futura Pro 34 SL Backpack 34264 (Deuter)
$229.00
 
Deuter Women's ACT Lite 70+10 SL Backpack 4340215 (Deuter)
$179.95
 
Osprey Packs Kids' Ace 75 Pack 038275 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Kids' Ace 50 Backpack 038250 (Osprey Packs)
Deuter Kids' Kikki Backpacks 36093 (Deuter)
Osprey Packs Women's Aura 65 Pack 025265 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Exos 48 Backpack 033948 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Kids' Ace 50 Backpack
038250
Deuter Kids' Kikki Backpacks
36093
Osprey Packs Women's Aura 65 Pack
025265
Osprey Packs Exos 48 Backpack
033948
$159.95
 
Osprey Packs Kids' Ace 50 Backpack 038250 (Osprey Packs)
$45.00
 
Deuter Kids' Kikki Backpacks 36093 (Deuter)
$259.95
 
Osprey Packs Women's Aura 65 Pack 025265 (Osprey Packs)
$189.95
 
Osprey Packs Exos 48 Backpack 033948 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Volt 75 Pack 128 (Osprey Packs)
Deuter ACT Lite 75+10 Pack 434031 (Deuter)
Deuter ACT Zero 50 + 15 Backpack 43843 (Deuter)
Osprey Packs Atmos AG 65 Pack 015265 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Volt 75 Pack
128
Deuter ACT Lite 75+10 Pack
434031
Deuter ACT Zero 50 + 15 Backpack
43843
Osprey Packs Atmos AG 65 Pack
015265
$199.95
 
Osprey Packs Volt 75 Pack 128 (Osprey Packs)
$229.00
 
Deuter ACT Lite 75+10 Pack 434031 (Deuter)
$189.00
 
Deuter ACT Zero 50 + 15 Backpack 43843 (Deuter)
$259.95
 
Osprey Packs Atmos AG 65 Pack 015265 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Skarab 32 Pack with Reservoir 10000219 (Osprey Packs)
Deuter Pace 36 Pack 330041 (Deuter)
Osprey Packs Radial 34 Day Pack 536034 (Osprey Packs)
Deuter ACT Lite 65+10 Backpack 4340115 (Deuter)
Osprey Packs Skarab 32 Pack with Reservoir
10000219
Deuter Pace 36 Pack
330041
Osprey Packs Radial 34 Day Pack
536034
Deuter ACT Lite 65+10 Backpack
4340115
$119.95
 
Osprey Packs Skarab 32 Pack with Reservoir 10000219 (Osprey Packs)
$129.00
 
Deuter Pace 36 Pack 330041 (Deuter)
$169.95
 
Osprey Packs Radial 34 Day Pack 536034 (Osprey Packs)
$209.00
 
Deuter ACT Lite 65+10 Backpack 4340115 (Deuter)


If you're looking for a weekend hiking pack, you'll probably want something around 45L in size, depending on how much you need to carry. To accommodate a lightweight tent and sleeping bag, food, and cooking equipment, it's better to err on the side of caution and go for something around 55 to 60L. After all, if your weekend hike goes well you might want to think about tackling a longer route next time. For that you'll need a full-sized pack. Expedition backpacks can be anywhere up to 80L in size or even more, but carrying a fully loaded bag of that size is quite a challenge even over easy terrain.