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Meg Atteberry
Meg Atteberry

Meg Atteberry

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Meg Atteberry always had a knack for adventure and exploration. She started off as a world traveler, couch surfing her way across South East Asia and hiking the Andes in Peru. In 2009 she moved to Colorado and fell in love with the outdoors all over again. Her passion for backpacking, mountaineering, climbing grew until the confines of the 9 to 5 world simply didn’t fit her soul anymore. She struck out on her own and became a full-time freelance writer for the outdoors where she focuses on empowering others to get out there and find their adventure. You can learn more about Meg on her website, Fox in the Forest. When she’s not hugging rocks in the high alpine, Meg enjoys going on hikes with her dog Nina, and cragging with her partner, John. She’d rather be dirty than done up.

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Best Backpacking Backpacks for Women of 2022

Best Backpacking Backpacks for Women of 2022

Ready to go backpacking? We tested the top women's specific backpacks on the market to determine which one is best. After researching hundreds we bought the best to carry loads large and...
How to Choose a Women's Backpacking Backpack

How to Choose a Women's Backpacking Backpack

Choosing the backpack that is most suitable for your needs can be challenging, but we have broken down the most important aspects of the top rated women's specific backpacking packs to...
Kuhl Spire Roll-Up - Women's

Kuhl Spire Roll-Up - Women's

A fashion-forward option for the casual hiker who likes to explore not only trails but towns too. Despite the cotton blend, this pant offers plenty of mobility and useful features.
Osprey Aura AG 65

Osprey Aura AG 65

The Osprey Aura is a tough pack to beat for comfort and a fully loaded feature set. The pack provides lots of storage space and versatility and is one of the most adjustable models in our...
Patagonia Pack Out - Women's

Patagonia Pack Out - Women's

These tights are infinitely stretchy and cosmically cozy with useful pockets - a combo that never fails to thrill. They take a long time to dry though.
Osprey Renn 65
Best Buy

Osprey Renn 65

Our Best Buy winner, this pack offers unparalleled comfort, weight, room, and durability at an enticing price. It's a versatile pack that can handle anything from a night away to an epic...
Osprey Lumina 45
Top Pick

Osprey Lumina 45

The Lumina 45 was designed with the ultimate lightweight backpacker in mind. If you are not scared of stripping down and bringing only the bare essentials, the Lumina will be an incredible...
REI Co-op Flash 45 - Women's

REI Co-op Flash 45 - Women's

The simple design of the REI Flash 45 is enticing to some, however this pack doesn't offer the comfort of other packs in our lineup.
The North Face Terra 55

The North Face Terra 55

The North Face Terra, holds its own among the more expensive packs in this review by keeping it simple, comfortable, and versatile.
Osprey Kyte 46

Osprey Kyte 46

The Osprey Kyte is small but mighty. This pack can handle technical gear and offers a comfortable ride. Due to its size, it's best suited for a more advanced user.
Deuter Aircontact Lite 60+10 SL - Women's

Deuter Aircontact Lite 60+10 SL - Women's

This pack wowed us with its simple feature set and its ability to carry heavy loads comfortably. This pack can fit a lot more than you'd think just by looking, and its suspension system...
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