The Blade 28 from Arcteryx is a slimline, functional bag designed for both travel and daily carry.
- Interesting look — like it or not, it’s very unique and may be just what you’re looking for.
- Padded tech pocket — the front of the bag is a contoured, padded tech pocket.
- Capacity for an easy weekend away — or a tight week or two!
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The Brain Bag from Tom Bihn is one of those lifelong companion bags — built to last for decades to come and designed with enough pockets and organization to be your constant helper, once you go brain it's hard to go back.
Expensive, but it's got an amazing warranty. A simple, understated, powerful bag that will gladly see you through anything in life.
The GR2 from GoRuck will last your entire life, features a segmented main compartment, is extensible with pouches and accessories and boasts a very rugged, handsome look.
An extremely solid everyday backpack suited for carrying lots of gear or compressing down to a minimal daily carry haul. One of my favorite all-around bags.
The Federate Adapt from Kathmandu converts between three separate modes: a 28L daily carry bag, a 38L carry-on travel bag, and a 50L check-in bag.