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Editors' Choice Award
As an all around great pack, it can carry large and light loads with ease, has plenty of external storage options, and is super comfortable
One of our top picks that scores highly in all metrics, it's comfortable, versatile, and has just enough features
This pack is a popular ultralight pack for good reason; it has plenty of outside storage, is made of durable fabrics, and carries both 15 and 30 pound loads with ease
Top Pick Award
Durable and simple; perfect for use in the mountains
Top Pick Award
Combines simplicity, a reasonable price tag, and a good feature set
Top Pick Award
As one of our highest scorers for ultralight enthusiasts, it's incredibly light, and still provides the same assets of a full frame pack
Best Buy Award
Lacks a frame, pockets, and a lid, but fits the bill for an extremely lightweight, simple pack
This 40 liter pack is designed for light and fast missions
This pack is designed with a focus on durability and simplicity, with a minor emphasis on comfort and support
This minimalist pack is lightweight and simple - designed for those who have slimmed down their kit to the bear minimum
Best Buy Award
This high scoring pack has excellent comfort, durability, and a long list of useful features
For a pack that is lightweight, but still provides support and ventilation with a full suspension system, this is the ticket
Top Pick Award
A lightweight pack that excels in its feature set and carrying comfort
This lightweight, comfortable pack has a simple, yet thoughtful design, and is a great pack for heavy loads or winter trips
One of the lightest packs in this review, but also has a relatively small capacity

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