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Women's Backpacks

Ladies backpacks are fundamentally different from backpacks designed for men. Because women generally have a shorter back length in comparison to their height, wider hips, and shoulders that are less broad than men's, it makes sense to build packs differently for the female form. Most of the larger packs have adjustable carry systems and straps but they are built to fit women's bodies best. It's not just a matter of style and color, although we believe there is no reason that outdoor gear can't have style too.
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Osprey Packs Women's Sirrus 36 Pack 023636 (Osprey Packs)
The North Face Womens Surge Daypack A92R (The North Face)
Osprey Packs Womens Aura 50 Backpack 024250 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Women's Tempest 30 Backpack 024630 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Women's Sirrus 36 Pack
023636
The North Face Womens Surge Daypack
A92R
Osprey Packs Womens Aura 50 Backpack
024250
Osprey Packs Women's Tempest 30 Backpack
024630
$159.95
 
Osprey Packs Women's Sirrus 36 Pack 023636 (Osprey Packs)
$124.95
 
The North Face Womens Surge Daypack A92R (The North Face)
$209.95
$159.16
 
Osprey Packs Womens Aura 50 Backpack 024250 (Osprey Packs)
$129.95
 
Osprey Packs Women's Tempest 30 Backpack 024630 (Osprey Packs)
Deuter ACT Zero 45 + 15 SL Backpack 43833 (Deuter)
The North Face Women's Surge II Charged Daypack A7JT (The North Face)
Deuter Women's Futura Pro 34 SL Pack 34264 (Deuter)
Osprey Packs Women's Sirrus 50 Pack 023650 (Osprey Packs)
Deuter ACT Zero 45 + 15 SL Backpack
43833
The North Face Women's Surge II Charged Daypack
A7JT
Deuter Women's Futura Pro 34 SL Pack
34264
Osprey Packs Women's Sirrus 50 Pack
023650
$189.00
 
Deuter ACT Zero 45 + 15 SL Backpack 43833 (Deuter)
$228.95
$183.16
 
The North Face Women's Surge II Charged Daypack A7JT (The North Face)
$159.00
 
Deuter Women's Futura Pro 34 SL Pack 34264 (Deuter)
$179.95
 
Osprey Packs Women's Sirrus 50 Pack 023650 (Osprey Packs)
Gregory Mt. Products Women's J 53 Pack GM74483 (Gregory Mt. Products)
The North Face Women's Terra 55 A1P1 (The North Face)
Thule Women's Capstone 50nL Backpack 206703 (Thule)
Gregory Mt. Products Womens Jade 40 Backpack GM59051 (Gregory Mt. Products)
Gregory Mt. Products Women's J 53 Pack
GM74483
The North Face Women's Terra 55
A1P1
Thule Women's Capstone 50nL Backpack
206703
Gregory Mt. Products Womens Jade 40 Backpack
GM59051
$198.95
 
Gregory Mt. Products Women's J 53 Pack GM74483 (Gregory Mt. Products)
$168.95
 
The North Face Women's Terra 55 A1P1 (The North Face)
$199.95
 
Thule Women's Capstone 50nL Backpack 206703 (Thule)
$175.16
$122.61
 
Gregory Mt. Products Womens Jade 40 Backpack GM59051 (Gregory Mt. Products)
The North Face Women's Banchee 65 Backpack A1P7 (The North Face)
Thule Women's Capstone 40L Hiking Pack 206902 (Thule)
Gregory Mt. Products Women's J 38 Pack GM74474 (Gregory Mt. Products)
Kelty Womens Redwing 40 Backpack 22615713 (Kelty)
The North Face Women's Banchee 65 Backpack
A1P7
Thule Women's Capstone 40L Hiking Pack
206902
Gregory Mt. Products Women's J 38 Pack
GM74474
Kelty Womens Redwing 40 Backpack
22615713
$238.95
$191.16
 
The North Face Women's Banchee 65 Backpack A1P7 (The North Face)
$179.95
 
Thule Women's Capstone 40L Hiking Pack 206902 (Thule)
$178.95
 
Gregory Mt. Products Women's J 38 Pack GM74474 (Gregory Mt. Products)
$114.95
 
Kelty Womens Redwing 40 Backpack 22615713 (Kelty)
Thule Women's Capstone 40L Hiking Pack 206903 (Thule)
Osprey Packs Aura AG 50 Pack 025250 (Osprey Packs)
 
Thule Women's Capstone 40L Hiking Pack
206903
Osprey Packs Aura AG 50 Pack
025250
 
$179.95
 
Thule Women's Capstone 40L Hiking Pack 206903 (Thule)
$229.95
 
Osprey Packs Aura AG 50 Pack 025250 (Osprey Packs)
 

Day packs for women need to be just as big as the men's version. Between 25L and 35L is the ideal size. If you expect to be carrying a heavy load or hiking long distances with the pack on your back, look for a contoured waist belt to avoid putting too much pressure on the points of your hip bones. Some models come with integrated rain covers, which saves you buying a separate one and means that it's always there if the weather changes unexpectedly, and many have space for a hydration system too. A few of the larger packs even have a detachable top section that can be used as a lumbar bag in its own right.