Outdoorsy style

For the trail mix and nalgene crew.

How to make your decision

1

PRICE EXPECTATIONS

Expect to pay $100-300+ for thoughtful makers + legit materials.

2

LOOK & FEEL

Click on the bags you like below to watch the video and get an informed look.

3

KEEP NOTES

Keep a list of what bags interest you and what you like/dislike to help you make your final decision.

Wandrd DUO Day Pack Tech Backpack

Tech Rambler

Wandrd DUO Day Pack Tech Backpack

The DUO from Wandrd is a daily tech rambler with great materials, solid organization and a built-in camera cube. Weather protection, external access, straps and side access all on point. view bag

Evergoods Civic Half Zip 22L

Most Epic Basic

Evergoods Civic Half Zip 22L

The Civic Half Zip (CHZ22) from Evergoods is a modern classic with just the right amount of organization and capacity executed with precision build quality and excellent materials. view bag

Wandrd Prvke Rolltop Backpack

Rugged. Techy.

Wandrd Prvke Rolltop Backpack

A functional everyday bag for both urban and outdoor use with solid durability, rolltop expandability, decent organization and side-access for optional camera cube integration. view bag

Tom Bihn Synapse/Synik

Dad Bag Epic™

Tom Bihn Synapse/Synik

One of the internet's most beloved backpacks due to its accessibility, organization, build quality and capacity. Dad-bag looks tho. view bag

Topo Global Briefcase

Slimline. Classic.

Topo Global Briefcase

The Global Briefcase from Topo converts from backpack to briefcase with enough external access and style to be one of my personal favorite daily carry bags. view bag

Shimoda X30 Adventure Camera Backpack

The Adventure Pro

Shimoda X30 Adventure Camera Backpack

The X30 from Shimoda is a full featured mobile studio rig for adventure filmmakers and hobbyists alike. Great materials. Floppy but well organized. A personal favorite. 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

Zpacks Arc Air 50L Ultralight Pack

Ultra Light. Ultra Load.

Zpacks Arc Air 50L Ultralight Pack

It's an ultralight pack (as in "doesn't weigh much") with a durable external material and a solid frame for comfort on long treks and breathability on the back panel. Fits everything. Quite a look. Quite a performance (for a particular kind of travel). view bag

Mystery Ranch Expandable 3-way Briefcase

Everyday Badass

Mystery Ranch Expandable 3-way Briefcase

Excellent materials. Two main compartments (middle one is expandable) and a front "grip it and rip it" pocket. Stowable backpack straps. 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

Topo Travel Bag (30 + 40L)

Topo Travel Bag (30 + 40L)

Durable. Organized. Playful.

Millican Smith The Roll Pack 25L

Millican Smith The Roll Pack 25L

New Heritage.

Matador Freerain24 2.0 Packable Daypack

Matador Freerain24 2.0 Packable Daypack

Wandrd Veer Packable Daypack

Wandrd Veer Packable Daypack

Surprising.

North St. Pioneer Fanny Pack

North St. Pioneer Fanny Pack

Little Delight.

YNOT Magnetica Rolltop Backpack

YNOT Magnetica Rolltop Backpack

Strong. Simple.

Patagonia 36L Nine Trails Pack

Patagonia 36L Nine Trails Pack

Patagonia Black Hole Duffel

Patagonia Black Hole Duffel

Classic. Satisfying.

Attitude Supply ATD1 Backpack

Attitude Supply ATD1 Backpack

Tom Bihn Guide Pack

Tom Bihn Guide Pack

Modern Classic.

Diamond Brand Belay Bag

Diamond Brand Belay Bag

American Simple Epic.

Cotopaxi Allpa 35L Travel Pack

Cotopaxi Allpa 35L Travel Pack

Soft & Durable

Cotopaxi Bataan 3L Fanny Pack

Cotopaxi Bataan 3L Fanny Pack

Vibrant. Functional.

Osprey Farpoint 40 & Fairview 40 Travel Packs

Osprey Farpoint 40 & Fairview 40 Travel Packs

Remote Equipment Alpha 31

Remote Equipment Alpha 31

Legend.

Evergoods Mountain Quickdraw 24L Backpack

Evergoods Mountain Quickdraw 24L Backpack

Rivers & Rambles

Flowfold Denizen Packable Backpack

Flowfold Denizen Packable Backpack

Simple. Sturdy.

Evergoods Mountain Panel Loader

Evergoods Mountain Panel Loader

So Capable.

Trakke Storr Travel Backpack

Trakke Storr Travel Backpack

Hip, boxy and old-world

Camelbak Pivot Rolltop Backpack

Camelbak Pivot Rolltop Backpack

Recycled. Packable.

Boundary Supply Arclite Sling

Boundary Supply Arclite Sling

Roomy. Rugged.

Remote Equipment Bravo 18

Remote Equipment Bravo 18

Minimal. Essential.

Kathmandu Federate Adapt Hybrid Travel Bag

Kathmandu Federate Adapt Hybrid Travel Bag

Kathmandu Litehaul 38 Travel Backpack

Kathmandu Litehaul 38 Travel Backpack

Light & Capable

Kletterwerks Summit 20L

Kletterwerks Summit 20L

Cotopaxi Del Dia Packable Backpacks

Cotopaxi Del Dia Packable Backpacks

One of a Kind Recycled

Moment MTNLT 45L Backpack

Moment MTNLT 45L Backpack

Large. Lightweight.

Mystery Ranch Hip Monkey

Mystery Ranch Hip Monkey

Chunky. Spacious. (vid)

Zpacks Bagger

Zpacks Bagger

Ultra Light.

Boundary Supply Errant Pro

Boundary Supply Errant Pro

Burly. Durable.

Nya-Evo Fjord 36 Adventure Camera Backpack

Nya-Evo Fjord 36 Adventure Camera Backpack

Chunky. Outdoorsy. Camera Ready.

Shimoda X50 + X70 Adventure Backpacks

Shimoda X50 + X70 Adventure Backpacks

Massive. Organized. Capable.

Compagnon Element Sling 15L

Compagnon Element Sling 15L

Expandable. Roomy. Durable. (vid)