The Patagonia Cragsmith 45L Backpack is a durable, functional, and easily accessible pack that works well for both sport and trad climbing. For climbers who want quick access to all of their gear during a full-day trip, this is a good option.
The Osprey Packs Tempest 30L Backpack for women is a lightweight, adjustable, and versatile option that can hold gear for plenty of different outdoor activities. The issue with this backpack is the changes from the previous year – since the fit has been altered, it can make it more difficult and tedious to find the correct size for your body. However, once you have learned how to adjust the pack, you will be able to conveniently carry your gear for half-day and full-day trips.
The Arc’teryx Aerios 10L Backpack is a lightweight, functional, and simple backpack that can be used for a wide variety of activities, excelling during endurance sports. Despite lacking complete waterproofing, this pack will keep your valuables dry in light precipitation, provide adjustability for a snug fit, and keep your body temperature at the right level due to the breathable mesh backing.
The Patagonia Nine Trails 18L Backpack for women is a lightweight and functional option that can work well for endurance athletes and those who want an easy-to-carry pack. Make sure to try the pack on since the straps can be too narrow for some body shapes and can cause rubbing against your neck during use.
The Osprey Packs Tempest 9L Backpack for women is a lightweight, functional, and comfortable pack that can be used for trail runs, mountain bike rides, and lightweight excursions. Despite not coming with some additional features that you might find in a bigger pack, this small backpack still contains a bungee cord for cinching down your gear, external side pockets, and water bottle pockets for additional compatibility.
The Osprey Packs Tempest 20L Backpack for women is a breathable, comfortable, and adjustable option chock full of features, making it well-suited for all-day use. The large feature set packed into this small pack makes it a great option. While 20L may not be enough storage space for pack rats, that is a personal preference and not a design flaw of the pack.
The Osprey Packs Sirrus 24L Backpack for women is designed specifically to fit women, with pockets for snacks, sunglasses, gear, a hydration pouch, mesh back panel and integrated rain cover. The frame and suspension are built to carry and distribute weight comfortably, making the pack easy to wear all day. Osprey’s quality and durability are worth the price.