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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

Deuter Women's Futura Pro 34 SL Backpack 34264 (Deuter)
The North Face Alpine 50L Pack NF0A2SCH (The North Face)
Osprey Packs Skarab 32 Pack with Reservoir 10000219 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Exos 38 Backpack 033938 (Osprey Packs)
Deuter Women's Futura Pro 34 SL Backpack
34264
The North Face Alpine 50L Pack
NF0A2SCH
Osprey Packs Skarab 32 Pack with Reservoir
10000219
Osprey Packs Exos 38 Backpack
033938
$159.00
 
Deuter Women's Futura Pro 34 SL Backpack 34264 (Deuter)
$239.95
 
The North Face Alpine 50L Pack NF0A2SCH (The North Face)
$119.95
 
Osprey Packs Skarab 32 Pack with Reservoir 10000219 (Osprey Packs)
$159.95
 
Osprey Packs Exos 38 Backpack 033938 (Osprey Packs)
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Osprey Packs Exos 58 Backpack 033958 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Kids' Jet 18L Pack 038218 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Talon 33 Backpack 014633 (Osprey Packs)
Deuter Pace 36 Pack 330041 (Deuter)
Osprey Packs Exos 58 Backpack
033958
Osprey Packs Kids' Jet 18L Pack
038218
Osprey Packs Talon 33 Backpack
014633
Deuter Pace 36 Pack
330041
$219.95
 
Osprey Packs Exos 58 Backpack 033958 (Osprey Packs)
$59.95
 
Osprey Packs Kids' Jet 18L Pack 038218 (Osprey Packs)
$129.95
$97.46
 
Osprey Packs Talon 33 Backpack 014633 (Osprey Packs)
$129.00
 
Deuter Pace 36 Pack 330041 (Deuter)
Osprey Packs Women's Viva 65 Pack 131 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Women's Ariel 65 Pack 023065 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Atmos AG 50 Pack 015250 (Osprey Packs)
Deuter Kids' Kikki Backpacks 36093 (Deuter)
Osprey Packs Women's Viva 65 Pack
131
Osprey Packs Women's Ariel 65 Pack
023065
Osprey Packs Atmos AG 50 Pack
015250
Deuter Kids' Kikki Backpacks
36093
$199.95
 
Osprey Packs Women's Viva 65 Pack 131 (Osprey Packs)
$289.95
$217.46
 
Osprey Packs Women's Ariel 65 Pack 023065 (Osprey Packs)
$229.95
 
Osprey Packs Atmos AG 50 Pack 015250 (Osprey Packs)
$45.00
 
Deuter Kids' Kikki Backpacks 36093 (Deuter)
Osprey Packs Exos 48 Backpack 033948 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Kestrel 38 Backpack -- S/M 155 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Aether 70 Pack 013070 (Osprey Packs)
Deuter Women's Aircontact 60+10 SL Backpack 3320416 (Deuter)
Osprey Packs Exos 48 Backpack
033948
Osprey Packs Kestrel 38 Backpack -- S/M
155
Osprey Packs Aether 70 Pack
013070
Deuter Women's Aircontact 60+10 SL Backpack
3320416
$189.95
 
Osprey Packs Exos 48 Backpack 033948 (Osprey Packs)
$159.95
 
Osprey Packs Kestrel 38 Backpack -- S/M 155 (Osprey Packs)
$289.95
$217.46
 
Osprey Packs Aether 70 Pack 013070 (Osprey Packs)
$279.00
 
Deuter Women's Aircontact 60+10 SL Backpack 3320416 (Deuter)
Osprey Packs Aura AG 50 Pack 025250 (Osprey Packs)
Kelty Women's Redwing 40 Backpack 22615716 (Kelty)
Deuter ACT Lite 65+10 Backpack 434011 (Deuter)
The North Face Alpine 50L Pack NF0A2SCH (The North Face)
Osprey Packs Aura AG 50 Pack
025250
Kelty Women's Redwing 40 Backpack
22615716
Deuter ACT Lite 65+10 Backpack
434011
The North Face Alpine 50L Pack
NF0A2SCH
$229.95
 
Osprey Packs Aura AG 50 Pack 025250 (Osprey Packs)
$124.95
 
Kelty Women's Redwing 40 Backpack 22615716 (Kelty)
$209.00
 
Deuter ACT Lite 65+10 Backpack 434011 (Deuter)
$239.95
 
The North Face Alpine 50L Pack NF0A2SCH (The North Face)
Osprey Packs Women's Kyte 36 Pack 187 (Osprey Packs)
Deuter ACT Lite 50+10 Backpack 3340315 (Deuter)
Osprey Packs Kestrel 38 Backpack -- M/L 156 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Kestrel 48 Pack 10000152 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Women's Kyte 36 Pack
187
Deuter ACT Lite 50+10 Backpack
3340315
Osprey Packs Kestrel 38 Backpack -- M/L
156
Osprey Packs Kestrel 48 Pack
10000152
$159.95
 
Osprey Packs Women's Kyte 36 Pack 187 (Osprey Packs)
$189.00
 
Deuter ACT Lite 50+10 Backpack 3340315 (Deuter)
$159.95
 
Osprey Packs Kestrel 38 Backpack -- M/L 156 (Osprey Packs)
$179.95
 
Osprey Packs Kestrel 48 Pack 10000152 (Osprey Packs)


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.