10 5×17 Purple Ozark Trail 17-liter Blanchard Springs Hydration Backpack With Hydration Reservoir

My shoulders did not chafe nor rub or irritate while walking and I did not get any bruising on my hips. I only walked about a mile away on a dirt trail to the showers but it was not a flat ozark trail chair surface and the equiptment on my back was stable. Fast and easy to adjust and all buckles and webbing are in good quality. I bought this pack recently on a whim while shopping Walmart.

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It’s also small enough that it wasn’t inconvenient for them to have it with them everyday. Be aware, this is a daypack, intended for lighter loads and shorter distances. It isn’t built to be on your back 8 hours a day, and it won’t support 25 pounds.

It features two main compartments for maximum storage and organization, as well as a shove pocket with a clean, gusseted design for carrying extra items. Also included are side profile daisy chains for carrying items externally. It is made with a low-profile adjustable sternum strap to help you get the perfect fit and air-mesh padded shoulder straps and back panel for comfortable carrying without a frame. It is also hydration compatible and comes with an included 2L reservoir so you can stay hydrated on the trails.

Guided by experts, we spend hours looking into the factors that matter, to bring you these selections. Choose this pack if you prefer a smaller yet spacious design, as it has useful features and the durability of larger options. On the small side, so it won’t work for hikers who need a spacious pack. Order your 2024 Official Missouri Travel Guide and start planning your Missouri adventure today. Backpacking stoves are a convenient way to boil water for dehydrated meals and instant coffee without adding a lot of weight to your pack.

To be sure I ordered the right maps I used this map that labels the sections. Backpacking Light helps hikers and other backcountry enthusiasts overcome their barriers to living a life outside in Wild Places. Join Outside+ to get access to exclusive content, ozark trail chair 1,000s of training plans, and more. Try out unlimited access with 7 days of Outside+ for free. By default, this unexpectedly ended up being my go-to daily bag for several months. Walmart had a small section of packs and for the most part I was satisfied.