Burly style

Chunky, thick and juicy bags and backpacks. Good long-term purchases.
Able Carry Max

Beefy. Solid.

Able Carry Max

The Max backpack from Able Carry is a very capable 30L backpack designed for larger daily carry loads and tighter travel loads. view bag

Gravel Travel 3-in-1 System

Clean. Bento Boxy.

Gravel Travel 3-in-1 System

A highly capable system of three bags: 42L backpack, 11L daily carry and 2L hip-belt-sling combo. Nice organization throughout. Lived out of the travel bag and sling successfully on the road. view bag

Topo Global Briefcase 3-Day

The Mountain Professional

Topo Global Briefcase 3-Day

A very capable minimal traveler's bag or large-ish daily carry brief that converts to a backpack or messenger. Simple and solid tech organization, capacity and unique style. Kinda fiddly main compartment interiors. view bag

Tortuga Outbreaker Laptop Backpack

Rugged. Organized. Comfy.

Tortuga Outbreaker Laptop Backpack

The Outbreaker Laptop backpack from Tortuga is an excellent minimal travel bag or large-ish daily carry bag. Durable, comfortable, lots of pocketing. view bag

GoRuck GR3 Backpack

Roomy. Ballistic.

GoRuck GR3 Backpack

Maximum carry-on size backpack with burly materials, a tight (and long) front pocket, a very protective laptop pocket and a massive main compartment. GoRuck shoulder straps are a personal favorite. view bag

Vanquest Messenger Bags

Everyday Organized

Vanquest Messenger Bags

Rugged builds with lots of organization and access. Organization inserts available. Lots of capacity. Multiple sizes. view bag

King Kong PLUS26 Backpack

King Kong PLUS26 Backpack

Solid Classic With Stowaways (vid)

Hideout Pack from Everyman

Hideout Pack from Everyman

Burly Organization.

Aer Capsule Pack

Aer Capsule Pack

Burly. Organized

Aer Slim Pack

Aer Slim Pack

Lil' Tech Star

Gravel Travel Sling Belt

Gravel Travel Sling Belt

Funky. Functional.

Moment Rugged Sling

Moment Rugged Sling

Boxy. Rugged. (vid)

Chrome Kadet Sling

Chrome Kadet Sling

Long. Burly. Durable. (vid)

Wandrd PRVKE 41L

Wandrd PRVKE 41L

Beefy. Large.

Lowepro ProTactic 450 Backpack

Lowepro ProTactic 450 Backpack

Beefy. Tactical.

Compagnon Element Sling 15L

Compagnon Element Sling 15L

Expandable. Roomy. Durable. (vid)