Category: Backpacks

Backpack Reviews

Backpack reviews including daypacks, running packs, cycling packs, weekend backpacking packs, commuting packs, and more. We take test these packs out extensively to make sure you help you choose the best pack for you.

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Mystery Ranch Metcalf Backpack Review

Hunting season has finally wrapped up here in Colorado. Although not the most successful in terms of harvest, it may have been my favorite in terms of fun outings in the wilderness. One particular...

Mystery Ranch Bino Harness Review

Mystery Ranch Bino Harness Review

I consider binoculars one of my essential outdoor gear items. Binos go with me when camping, hunting, birding and even at times fishing. The new Mystery Ranch Bino Harness has made it effortless to...

Gregory Baltoro 75 Backpack Review

Gregory Baltoro 75 Backpack Review

As much as I love winter and playing in the snow I dream about summer days of backpacking the Rockies. What only intensified my excitement was the fact that I would be testing the...

Gregory Paragon 48

Gregory Paragon 48 Backpack Review

Gregory Paragon 48 First Thoughts It’s been a very long time since I’ve been out in the backcountry to go backpacking. Life, careers, and kiddos got us comfortable with the car camping routine. The...

Matador Freerain32

Matador Releases Hydration Compatible Packable Backpack

Matador Packable Adventure Gear releases the Freerain32 hydration-compatible waterproof backpack, the largest and most technically-advanced bag in its product line. The Freerain32 joins Matador’s Advanced Series, which boasts industry-leading technology in products designed to...

MindShift PhotoCross 15 backpack

MindShift PhotoCross 15 Backpack

MindShift Gear’s PhotoCross 15 Backpack Delivers Protection and Comfort Adventure photographers need a camera bag that’s as tough as they are. With its rugged materials and faceted design, the MindShift PhotoCross 15 backpack by...