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Score Product Price Our Take
86
$270
Editors' Choice Award
The Aura 65 AG is comfortable, easy-to-use pack that is lightweight and sleek in design.
85
$180
The Kyte 46 may lack in volume, but it's comfortable, durable, and up for almost any job
85
$165
Best Buy Award
A comfortable, roomy, durable pack that is friendly on your wallet.
83
$270
Top Pick Award
The Granite Gear Blaze is built for hauling heavy loads over vast distances with comfort and ease.
82
$210
We were most excited about the overall design of the Octal; with its large mesh outer pockets and roomy main compartment, this pack is top notch when it comes to simplicity and storage.
81
$250
Top Pick Award
The Lumina 45 is the lightest pack in this review, while still maintaining a supportive frame and all the features of a traditional pack.
80
$260
Top Pick Award
Lightweight, comfortable, and not overly complicated, the Versant 60 surprised us as a great all-around pack for many uses.
78
$549
The Bora AR 61 is a backpack from the future - with tons of adjustment options, durable fabric, and a simple, comfortable design.
76
$220
Designed for women who want to travel light and fast in the backcountry, the Eja 58 has all the same features of the Exos, with a women's specific fit.
75
$249
The Traverse 65 combines simplicity, comfort, and a reasonable price tag into a basic, but well designed, pack.
74
$170
The Terra scored just above average scores, it’s cozy but lacks any inspiring features
73
$160
Although the REI Flash does well with organization, this pack's sizing caused our testers some problems.
73
$310
For a pack that will last a long time and hold up to heavy loads, the Ariel is a great choice.
72
$220
Overall, the AirContact Lite is one of our favorite packs for its feature set and its ability to carry heavy loads with ease.
72
$375
The Ariel Pro combines the suspension of a traditional Osprey pack with the lightweight versatility needed for long trips into the mountains.
70
$300
This large pack provides all the features you need as well as comfort, stability, and support for heavy loads.
70
$240
For a pack with tons of adjustment, storage, and zippered access points, the Alpine Manaslu takes the cake.