You can never have too many pockets. Especially with 19 of ‘em distributed on the front and back of this innovative daypack for easy access without slowing your pace. The NVRSTOP 19-25 slips over your head to comfortably distribute weight better than backpacks. Holds 25 liters (40 with roll top).
Colorado’s Topo Designs set out to make a backpack that’s equally at home in the city or the great outdoors. The Rover has a water-resistant Cordura upper section and a handsome Horween leather base. Its main compartment is spacious, and there’s a laptop sleeve, an easy access front pocket, and side water bottle pockets.
Inventor and maker Colin Furze has been making weapons and vehicles inspired by Far Cry 6. We’ve seen his fireworks backpack, now check out a backpack that belches huge plumes of fire to its sides. In the game, the so-called “Furiosa” backpack can also fly like a jet pack, though.
Whether you’re traveling, going to school, or working from Starbucks, you need a good way to carry your laptop. Everyday Carry picked dozen of their favorite laptop bags – mostly backpacks – with padded laptop compartments, and thoughtful storage for your daily essentials. We dig the military look of the Goruck GR2.
Every bag in Nixon’s Repreve Our Ocean collection removes up to 20 plastic bottles from the environment, giving them new life as bags. Our fave is the extra roomy and surprisingly comfy Hauler 25L with back padding, laptop storage, internal pockets, external skateboard straps, a mesh strap pocket, and a removable accessory pouch.
This lightweight backpack features a roll-top design and up to 15 liters of capacity. It’s made from water-repellant PU-coated nylon with water-repellent zippers. A large side pocket provides easy laptop or tablet access, while a back pocket keeps valuables secure. An optional gadget sling bag zips securely to the main pack.
Roark’s oversize backpack has a 55-liter capacity, making it ideal for longer outings. It’s got tie-down elastic straps, a dedicated laptop compartment, a hidden passport pocket, and much more, and is made from water-repellent ripstop nylon. We especially appreciate the side handle for carrying it through tight airplane aisles.
Baboon to the Moon’s colorful bags are perfect for trips from 1 to 5 days. They feature a large main compartment for clothing, shoes, and toiletries and can be carried backpack, duffel, or suitcase-style. They’re made from waterproof materials, with premium YKK zippers. Available in Mini (32L), Small (40L), and Big (60L) sizes.
Korin Design’s modern backpack has a structured, yet collapsible design, highlighted by a lockable main compartment with fold-out access. It also has padded laptop and tablet sections, streamlined side pockets with magnetic quick-access doors. An attachable toiletries pouch is also available.
The Valley is a versatile backpack designed to keep you organized on the go. It has more than 20 pockets and compartments, plus a removable laptop sleeve with accessory organizers. You can also upgrade it with modules including an insulated cooler cube, a padded cameras cube, and a travel cube for clothing.
This folding chair gives you a place to sit when camping, hiking, fishing, or waiting in long lines. Under its seat is a cooler bag that holds snacks and drinks, along with pockets for a water bottle and small accessories. The chair holds up to 331 lb. and can be carried backpack style. It folds up to just 1.2″ thick when not in use.
Designed to help artists carry their everyday supplies, Osuza’s innovative backpack opens up completely flat to provide quick, organized access to all of your gear. It’s got lots of loops and pockets for holding tools, brushes, and other loose items, and its top can open to tote long or oddly-shaped items.
Shimoda Designs creates backpacks for landscape and adventure photographers. The bags are designed for durability and all-day comfort and are carry-on friendly. The main section offers easy access to all your gear, which stores neatly in Shimoda’s optional padded equipment cubbies. Available in 25L, 30L, and 35L sizes.
Chrome’s big rolltop bag has a spacious interior capable of carrying a 15″ MacBook Pro, and has separate compartments for wet and dry items. But the real trick up its sleeve is the adjustable external cargo net that holds everything from shoes to a bike helmet. Available in black or navy blue.
Typically made from high-Denier nylon, tactical bags are designed for durability above all else. Everyday Carry picked 11 of their favorite tactical bags, each selected for their quality materials and utility. Our favorite is the structured Hazard 4 Pillbox, with its adjustable padded divider system perfect for photography gear.
Part of Troubadour’s modern backpack collection, the Explorer Aero is perfect for traveling to the gym, then the office. It has a shoe pocket with an antimicrobial lining, a mesh inner pocket for small accessories, a water bottle pocket, and a side-access laptop compartment. The waterproof bag is made from eco-friendly recycled fabric.
Klein Tools’ Tradesman Pro Tool Master Backpack lets you carry and organize numerous tools in a convenient and portable package. It has 48 pockets, including ones in a removable caddy with a carrying handle, as well as a D-ring and metal hook for easy hanging.
Serious photography calls for big cameras with large image sensors and lots of lenses. This extra large backpack offers padded storage for a DSLR or two mirrorless cameras, 6 to 8 lenses, 2 to 3 flashes, accessories, a 15.6″ laptop, and a tablet. It also offers multiple tripod carrying positions, and comes with a rain cover.
This unique backpack cooler has a built-in tap for dispensing drinks wherever your adventures take you. It holds up to 3 gallons of liquid, a dozen 12 oz. cans, or five wine bottles in its removable stainless steel liner. It can be carried on your back, like a bucket, or over your shoulder with an optional strap.
MIER’s durable modern pack is ready for whatever the outdoors can throw at it. It’s made from waterproof TPU with welded and heat-taped seams and features a roll-top closure to keep contents nice and dry. It has an inner tablet pocket, mesh side pockets, front and inside zipper pockets, and daisy chain attachment points.
The Impulse backpack duffel provides an impressive 45L capacity, and a padded compartment for up to a 17″ laptop. Its main section has compressions straps and mesh compartments for efficient packing, while its water-resistant exterior includes a water bottle pouch, and a slot for stowing its backpack straps. In Black or Pod Green.
Easton’s #1 sport tote, the Walk-off IV Wheeled Backpack, is the perfect carry for baseball players, with two side bat sleeves (ideal for showing off the green B5 Pro Big Barrel) and zippered pockets to keep gear organized. There’s more space inside, a clever helmet holder on the outside, a fence hook, and vented cleat storage.
Tropicfeel’s Shell Backpack is an ultra-versatile, expandable travel pack with a unique wardrobe system to organize and compress a closet-worth of clothes for comfy, lightweight carry. Features clamshell access, detachable pouch plus options for tech, camera or toiletries. Estimated delivery starts in March 2021.
You could carry your laptop by itself, but then where would you put its accessories, and how would you protect it? The right way to travel with your computer gear is in a bag, and Everyday Carry has picked 10 of their favorite backpacks and briefcases for laptops, each offering ample storage space, padding, and ease of access.
This handsome backpack/briefcase incorporates a large 22,000 mAh battery for charging your gadgets on the go. It includes a dual cable for Lightning and USB-C devices, padded storage for your laptop and tablet, as well as an elastic organizer grid for cables and accessories. There’s also a version with a built-in solar panel.
A good backpack is one of modern life’s essentials. Keep all your important gear, gadgets, and goodies in one of these 15 great bags featured by Everyday Carry. Our fave is the Goruck GR1 21L pack, with its purposeful looks, impressive durability, laptop storage, water bladder compartment, and MOLLE webbing.