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Awesome Backpacks

Nomad Backpack & Hammock

Nomad Backpack & Hammock

The Nomad is a 20L backpack with a built-in hammock. It uses an intuitive system of straps and Velcro patches to guide you in unfolding and folding the hammock back with the rest of the bag. It’s made of Cordura 1000 nylon and nylon mesh.

OtterBox Trooper LT 30 Soft Cooler

OtterBox Trooper LT 30 Soft Cooler
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A rugged soft cooler. The Trooper LT 30 has 2″ wide padded carrying straps that let you haul it as a shoulder bag or as a backpack. Its exterior is resistant to puncturing, water, chemicals and UV light. It also has a pair of mounts for accessories such as the included bottle opener.

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Rains Scout Bag

Rains Scout Bag
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The latest in the Danish rain gear maker’s line of waterproof bags. The Scout Bag bears Rain’s trademark minimalist design and matte waterproof fabric. It has a laptop compartment, adjustable straps, and a handle with snap buttons. Available in four colors.

Black Ember Citadel Backpacks

Black Ember Citadel Backpacks

Black Ember’s new Citadel pack consists of two matte black bags: one minimal and one modular. Both have a 25L capacity and are IPX-06 waterproof. They have an easy-access top compartment, tuck away shoulder straps, secret back pocket and more.

Subtech Pro Drybag 2.0

Subtech Pro Drybag 2.0

Subtech Sports’ 45-liter Pro Drybag is still lightweight, waterproof, airtight and floats on water thanks to its detachable airbag. But it now has detachable straps, waist belt and sternum straps. There’s also a 100-liter variant, and a waterproof tote bag with no airbag.

Speed Backpack

Speed Backpack

The Speed Backpack gets its name from its wealth of magnetically-sealed pockets that can be accessed while you’re carrying the bag. That includes its laptop compartment. It also has self-adjusting straps and is water-resistant. Available in nylon or leather.

DEWALT Lighted Tool Backpack

DEWALT Lighted Tool Backpack

A versatile place to keep and transport hand tools, the DEWALT DGL523 has 57 pockets for storing everything from drivers to wrenches to tape measures, plus an adjustable LED lamp which can light up the backpack or task area when working in the dark.

Veteran-Made EDC Gear

Veteran-Made EDC Gear

There are tons of great items that we recommend for your daily load out, but we have to give an extra special shout out to Everyday Carry’s latest list – which celebrates gear made by companies owned or operated by the brave men and women who defend our great nation.

Rhake Laptop Backpack

Rhake Laptop Backpack

Like all of Mission Workshop’s backpacks, the Rhake has a two-layer weatherproof construction that keeps your gear and gadgets safe. I has lots of easily accessible pockets, including the exterior side pocket that fits up to 17″ laptops.

Remanufactured Backpack Duffle

Remanufactured Backpack Duffle
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Stephen Kenn’s Remanufactured Collection are bags made from the canvas of military bags from the ’50s and ’60s. The fabric was cut into squares then sewn back together to create unique bags. The backpack duffle measures 23″x 10.5″x 10.5″.

Herschel x Independent Truck Bags

Herschel x Independent Truck Bags
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Herschel Supply Co. emblazoned the logo and slogan of skateboard truck maker Independent on some of its most popular products, including the Packable Duffle Bag and the Packable Daypack. Available in three colorways, and perfect for skateboard fanatics.

Peak Design Everyday Backpack

Peak Design Everyday Backpack

Peak Design’s Everyday Backpack is freakin’ expensive. But it seems like it has a great feature for every dollar on its price tag. From adjustable and removable dividers, waterproof side-loading zippers and one-hand adjustable straps, this bag has it all.

Fitly Running Backpack

Fitly Running Backpack

Fitly is a small backpack meant to carry a runner’s essential items. It has two pockets in front and two more on its strap. The strap locks the items inside in place so they won’t bounce around. Its back is made of a moisture-wicking and odor-repellent fabric.

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Bellroy Slim Backpack

Bellroy Slim Backpack
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We dig the clean, minimal look of Bellroy’s slimline pack, which features a tube-like construction, assembled from two fabric panels. It has a 16-liter capacity, and includes a padded laptop sleeve and soft, lined pockets for small items.

Bellroy Duo Totepack

Bellroy Duo Totepack

A compact, urban backpack that doubles as a briefcase tote. It’s got an expandable main compartment with padded section for up to a 15″ laptop, small compartments for accessories, and is made from water resistant, sustainable fabric with a watertight zipper.

Patagonia Worn Wear

Patagonia Worn Wear

Patagonia’s new Worn Wear program offers used but well-maintained Patagonia merchandise at greatly discounted prices. Customers can trade in their Patagonia clothes and bags at stores in exchange for credit.

Best Made Co. Dyneema Patrol Pack

Best Made Co. Dyneema Patrol Pack
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Best Made Company’s limited edition backpack is made from Dyneema, making it lightweight, water-resistant and impervious to tears and punctures. It’s main compartment is also front-loading, so you can lay it flat for easy packing and unpacking. Limited to 40 pieces.

Deal: 1Voice Charging Backpack

Deal: 1Voice Charging Backpack
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Organize and carry all your gear in this cleanly designed backpack, which has room not only for a 15″ laptop in its padded compartment, but packs a 10,000 mAh lithium-ion battery pack inside for keeping your other gadgets charged. Save 68% in The Awesomer Shop.

Icemule Boss Backpack Cooler

Icemule Boss Backpack Cooler
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Icemule’s Boss backpack cooler has 1.2″ thick closed cell foam and a rolltop design to keep food and drinks cold for days. It also has insulated external pockets, MOLLE webbing, bungee cords, ventilated back and carrying straps, and sternum and hip straps.

Lander Carry System Backpacks

Lander Carry System Backpacks

Lander’s new backpacks have a separate gadget compartment that protects from water and impact. The compartment fits 17″ laptops and also has protected routes for charging cables. The cargo portion has large openings, a microfiber-lined pocket and haul handles.

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McHale Alpine Style Packs

McHale Alpine Style Packs
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Since 1975, Dan McHale has been handmaking some of the most durable and beautiful bags for his fellow backpackers and climbers. His website is made of walls of text, but when it comes to bags he’s got an eye for both form and function.

Bloqbag Modular Backpack

Bloqbag Modular Backpack

A modular bag consisting of a base pack with magnetic locks and five types of swappable pouches. The base pack comes in two sizes, has laptop sleeves and is expandable. The bag’s strap is removable and adjustable, so you can carry the bag in a variety of ways.

Deal: Trakk High Tech Backpacks

Deal: Trakk High Tech Backpacks
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Trakk’s modern, yet rugged backpacks are designed to hold all of your devices and everyday gear in a shockproof and waterproof shell, and come with either a colorful LED safety light, or a built-in bluetooth speaker and battery pack. Save up to 55% in The Awesomer Shop.

Chameleon Pack Backpack Chair

Chameleon Pack Backpack Chair

The Chameleon Pack comes with a collapsible chair frame and uses the bag itself as a backrest. It has a unique 5-way zipper system to make it easier to unfold and to get to your stuff. It also comes with two drawstring bags that can be used on their own.

Eastpak Padded Pak’r Sukajan

Eastpak Padded Pak’r Sukajan
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EastPak gives its most famous backpack a trendy twist while still keeping its price somewhat modest. The Padded Pak’r’s Sukajan edition is made of soft and shiny nylon and is decorated with either a tiger or a crane stitching.

Head Porter 3Way Helmet Bag

Head Porter 3Way Helmet Bag
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Previously released in black and navy, Head Porter’s day bag returns in deep olive. The 3Way Helmet Bag can be carried as a handbag, a shoulder bag, or a backpack. It has two large front pockets, a detachable shoulder strap, and stowable backpack straps.

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