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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 Aura AG 50 Pack Backpack 025250 (Osprey Packs)
The North Face Women's Borealis Backpack NF00CHK3 (The North Face)
Osprey Packs Women's Aura 65 Pack Backpack 025265 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Women's Ariel 65 Pack Backpack 023065 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Aura AG 50 Pack Backpack
025250
The North Face Women's Borealis Backpack
NF00CHK3
Osprey Packs Women's Aura 65 Pack Backpack
025265
Osprey Packs Women's Ariel 65 Pack Backpack
023065
$230.00
$172.50
 
Osprey Packs Aura AG 50 Pack Backpack 025250 (Osprey Packs)
$88.95
 
The North Face Women's Borealis Backpack NF00CHK3 (The North Face)
$260.00
$195.00
 
Osprey Packs Women's Aura 65 Pack Backpack 025265 (Osprey Packs)
$289.95
$202.97
 
Osprey Packs Women's Ariel 65 Pack Backpack 023065 (Osprey Packs)
The North Face Women's Surge Transit Backpack NF0A2ZCQ (The North Face)
Osprey Packs Women's Kyte 36 Backpack -- S/M 186 (Osprey Packs)
The North Face Women's Recon Backpack NF00CLG3 (The North Face)
Osprey Packs Women's Viva 65 Pack 131 (Osprey Packs)
The North Face Women's Surge Transit Backpack
NF0A2ZCQ
Osprey Packs Women's Kyte 36 Backpack -- S/M
186
The North Face Women's Recon Backpack
NF00CLG3
Osprey Packs Women's Viva 65 Pack
131
$138.95
 
The North Face Women's Surge Transit Backpack NF0A2ZCQ (The North Face)
$159.95
$119.96
 
Osprey Packs Women's Kyte 36 Backpack -- S/M 186 (Osprey Packs)
$98.95
 
The North Face Women's Recon Backpack NF00CLG3 (The North Face)
$200.00
$150.00
 
Osprey Packs Women's Viva 65 Pack 131 (Osprey Packs)
Osprey Packs Women's Ariel 65 Pack Backpack 736 (Osprey Packs)
Sherpani Brooklyn Backpack BROOKLYN (Sherpani)
The North Face Women's Jester Backpack NF00CHJ3 (The North Face)
Deuter Women's Aircontact 60+10 SL Backpack 3320416 (Deuter)
Osprey Packs Women's Ariel 65 Pack Backpack
736
Sherpani Brooklyn Backpack
BROOKLYN
The North Face Women's Jester Backpack
NF00CHJ3
Deuter Women's Aircontact 60+10 SL Backpack
3320416
$309.95
$232.46
 
Osprey Packs Women's Ariel 65 Pack Backpack 736 (Osprey Packs)
$75.95
 
Sherpani Brooklyn Backpack BROOKLYN (Sherpani)
$64.95
 
The North Face Women's Jester Backpack NF00CHJ3 (The North Face)
$279.00
 
Deuter Women's Aircontact 60+10 SL Backpack 3320416 (Deuter)
Thule Women's Capstone 40L Backpack 223204 (Thule)
The North Face Women's Electra Backpack NF0A2RDA (The North Face)
Deuter Women's ACT Lite 70+10 SL Backpack 4340215 (Deuter)
Thule Women's Capstone 50L Backpack 223104 (Thule)
Thule Women's Capstone 40L Backpack
223204
The North Face Women's Electra Backpack
NF0A2RDA
Deuter Women's ACT Lite 70+10 SL Backpack
4340215
Thule Women's Capstone 50L Backpack
223104
$179.95
 
Thule Women's Capstone 40L Backpack 223204 (Thule)
$54.95
 
The North Face Women's Electra Backpack NF0A2RDA (The North Face)
$229.00
$171.75
 
Deuter Women's ACT Lite 70+10 SL Backpack 4340215 (Deuter)
$199.95
 
Thule Women's Capstone 50L Backpack 223104 (Thule)
The North Face Women's Terra 55 Pack NF00A1P1 (The North Face)
Thule Women's Capstone 40L Hiking Pack 206903 (Thule)
Thule Women's Capstone 50L Backpack 223103 (Thule)
Osprey Packs Women's Ariel 65 Pack Backpack 728 (Osprey Packs)
The North Face Women's Terra 55 Pack
NF00A1P1
Thule Women's Capstone 40L Hiking Pack
206903
Thule Women's Capstone 50L Backpack
223103
Osprey Packs Women's Ariel 65 Pack Backpack
728
$168.95
$126.71
 
The North Face Women's Terra 55 Pack NF00A1P1 (The North Face)
$179.95
 
Thule Women's Capstone 40L Hiking Pack 206903 (Thule)
$199.95
 
Thule Women's Capstone 50L Backpack 223103 (Thule)
$309.95
$232.46
 
Osprey Packs Women's Ariel 65 Pack Backpack 728 (Osprey Packs)
Thule Women's Capstone 50L Backpack 206703 (Thule)
The North Face Women's Isabella Backpack NF0A2RD8 (The North Face)
Osprey Packs Women's Kyte 36 Pack 187 (Osprey Packs)
 
Thule Women's Capstone 50L Backpack
206703
The North Face Women's Isabella Backpack
NF0A2RD8
Osprey Packs Women's Kyte 36 Pack
187
 
$199.95
 
Thule Women's Capstone 50L Backpack 206703 (Thule)
$84.95
 
The North Face Women's Isabella Backpack NF0A2RD8 (The North Face)
$160.00
$120.00
 
Osprey Packs Women's Kyte 36 Pack 187 (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.