The CamelBak Rogue, our Top Pick for lightweight packs, is a bare-bones cycling hydration pack with simplicity in mind. At its core is a Crux 2.5-liter water reservoir to keep you hydrated on those long grinder road rides. A lightweight pack keeps the bladder secure and easy to fill with a quick release flap and provides minimalistic storage with two small zippered pockets. If minimalist hydration delivery is your style, keep reading to see how the Rogue weighed in against other packs like the CamelBak Classic.
CamelBak's Rogue is sleek and simple, primarily at home on the backs of road cyclists. Riders are provided ample hydration for hours in the saddle while allowing them to carry the essentials in secure pockets. When compared to other lightweight packs like the CamelBak Classic, the Rogue retains a slim profile but also has enough additional storage to appeal to a broader range of users and uses. With all of these characteristics, it's easy to see why after testing, we chose the Rogue as our Top Pick for lightweight hydration packs.