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Editors' Choice Award
The Aura 65 AG is comfortable, easy-to-use pack that is lightweight and sleek in design.
The Kyte 46 may lack in volume, but it's comfortable, durable, and up for almost any job
Best Buy Award
A comfortable, roomy, durable pack that is friendly on your wallet.
Top Pick Award
The Granite Gear Blaze is built for hauling heavy loads over vast distances with comfort and ease.
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.
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.
Top Pick Award
Lightweight, comfortable, and not overly complicated, the Versant 60 surprised us as a great all-around pack for many uses.
The Bora AR 61 is a backpack from the future - with tons of adjustment options, durable fabric, and a simple, comfortable design.
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.
The Traverse 65 combines simplicity, comfort, and a reasonable price tag into a basic, but well designed, pack.
The Terra scored just above average scores, it’s cozy but lacks any inspiring features
Although the REI Flash does well with organization, this pack's sizing caused our testers some problems.
For a pack that will last a long time and hold up to heavy loads, the Ariel is a great choice.
Overall, the AirContact Lite is one of our favorite packs for its feature set and its ability to carry heavy loads with ease.
The Ariel Pro combines the suspension of a traditional Osprey pack with the lightweight versatility needed for long trips into the mountains.
This large pack provides all the features you need as well as comfort, stability, and support for heavy loads.
For a pack with tons of adjustment, storage, and zippered access points, the Alpine Manaslu takes the cake.