Backpacks – Hiking Backpacks


Hiking backpacks with a volume of around 30 litres are ideal for day trips or trips that will be a few days long. They offer enough space for everything you need for walking – a drinks bottle, rain coat, snacks – you can easily and comfortably store five to eight kilograms of items in them.

Hiking backpacks of 40 litres and above are ideal for weekends, stays in log cabins and Alpine tours. You can store several days’ worth of clothing and provisions in them. These backpacks usually have many practical pack pockets e.g. for pack covers, hiking poles, reservoirs and more – when fully packed, they quickly reach eight to ten kilograms in weight

Hiking Backpacks are one of the three broad types of backpack.

The North Face Borealis Backpack

You cant go wrong with North Face backpacks! The build quality is simply amazing,

For over 40 years, The North Face has provided an authentic solution to the real needs of athletes.They remain deeply proud to be the first choice of the world’s most accomplished climbers, mountaineers, extreme skiers, snowboarders, endurance runners, and explorers.

In the 28-litre Borealis backpack you can stash your gear quickly and hit the road.

Extremely well designed and built. The coordination of the compartments around the awesome available space make both a highly functional and beautiful design.

Comfort is assured due to anatomically shaped FlexVent injection moulded padded shoulder straps. There’s also a padded Airmesh back panel with Spine Channel and PE sheet for extra back comfort and support.

The large main compartment has a laptop sleeve, organisation and a hydration port. The side mesh water bottle pockets keep fluids close to hand.

The North Face Borealis multi-purpose daypack comes in a wide range of colour ways and  is also available in a women’s specific version.




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