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Backpacking Pack Ratings Summary

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Score Product Price Our Take
78
$270
Editors' Choice Award
Premium comfort and ventilation are in store with this model, which is best suited for shorter trips.
77
$549
Top Pick Award
For a plethora of reasons, our testers were stoked on this rad, overall favorite.
74
$375
If you want as light of a pack as possible but can't give up anything in the way of comfort or suspension, this is your pack.
73
$300
Top Pick Award
If you tend to pack a heavy pack, this bag and its burly suspension system are your ticket to trail happiness.
72
$290
Handling nearly any load you can fill it with, this model is great for folks who tend to pack a few extra comforts.
72
$239
Top Pick Award
Super versatile, this model is ready for all kinds of outdoor and traveling adventures.
71
$250
Awesome suspension under four pounds, this all-around solid model hikes, mountaineers, and ski tours.
71
$400
Top Pick Award
This pack's robust suspension, top-tier ergonomics, and one of our favorite all-around pack designs are geared for prolonged adventures in the backcountry.
69
$220
Versatile and simple, the Lite 65 + 10 is exceptionally adjustable and durable.
68
$280
This model is a surprisingly versatile pack that is equally at home while traveling as it is on the trail.
67
$180
Best Buy Award
Low price yet solid performance, this pack gets the job done and keeps some cash in your pocket.
63
$220
Top Pick Award
The lightest of all models, this is a good option for breaking into the world of ultralight without ditching a frame.