Reviews on the latest backpacks and daypacks

Jansport Big Bear 82 Backpack

Jansport Big Bear 82 backpack is a heavy-hauler that offers multiple adjustments for comfort and load carrying capacity. Big Bear 82 will size-down for overnight trips and light cargo loads, and size-up for extended backpack trips where you’ll need carry enough food and water to get you to the next spring or cashe point on your trip. [...]

Jansport Eichorn 60 Backpack Review

What most impressed this writer about the Eichorn 60 is the fit of the loaded pack, for hours on end. It is one of the most comfortable backpacks, right out of the box, this writer has experienced. The variety of load weights varied from hike to hike, but the comfort has consistently rated an 11 on the big Marshall stack volume knob. [...]

Detours Sienna 30 Cycling Pack Review

More than just a cycling pack, Detours’ Sienna 30 will take you on scores of miles by bike and thousands of miles by air. With two mesh drink holders, four zippered pockets and one mesh pocket in front, Sienna has cargo room. I was able to put my passport within easy reach as well as hold magazines and bottled water for my flight to Italy. [...]