Load-Hauling Packs at Backcountry Edge

Kelty Red Cloud 90  Internal Frame Backpack

A perennial bestseller, the Kelty Red Cloud 90 internal frame pack balances performance and affordability. This classic backpack has load-hauling capability, convenient access points and an array of features.

Kelty
Red Cloud 90

  • 5300/5500 cu in
  • Kelty's best-selling extended trip pack
  • Rating:
  • Reg. Price: $224.94
    $164.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Kelty Coyote 80  Internal Frame Backpack

Borrowing the time-tested features, comfort and value of Kelty's esteemed Red Cloud series, the Kelty Coyote 80 offers excellent performance and convenient pack access in a more compact, streamlined design.

Kelty
Coyote 80

  • 4700/4900 cu in
  • Smaller version of the classic Red Cloud
  • Reg. Price: $209.94
    $149.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Osprey Atmos 65 Internal Frame Backpack

A long-time favorite among AT thru-hikers and fast-and-light backpackers, the Atmos 65 combines both durability and lightweight performance. A redesigned harness and adjustable hipbelt now provide even better comfort and fit.

Osprey
Atmos 65

  • 3967/4150 cu in
  • Lightweight multi-day backpack
  • Rating:
  • Reg. Price: $249.99
    $187.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Osprey Aura 65 Women's Internal Frame Backpack

A favorite among female AT thru-hikers and fast-and-light backpackers, the Osprey Aura 65 Women's pack combines durability and lightweight performance. A redesigned harness and adjustable hipbelt now provide even better comfort and fit.

Osprey
Aura 65 Women's

  • 3783/3967 cu in
  • Lightweight multi-day backpack
  • Rating:
  • Reg. Price: $249.99
    $187.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Gregory Baltoro 75 Internal Frame Backpack

The award-winning Gregory Baltoro 75 internal frame backpack boasts a wealth of access points, an array of features and an innovative suspension system that combine to make this 4400+ cubic inch pack a backcountry workhorse.

Gregory
Baltoro 75

  • 4455/4757/4760 cu in
  • Award-winning trail performance
  • Rating:
  • Price: $348.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Osprey Aether 70 Internal Frame Backpack

The Osprey Aether 70 strikes an excellent balance between weight and load-bearing performance. Ideal for multi-day backpacking trips, the Aether 70 offers 4000+ cubic inches of storage capacity and comfortably carries up to 60 pounds!

Osprey
Aether 70

  • 4272/4455/4638 cu in
  • Versatile, lightweight multi-day pack
  • Rating:
  • Reg. Price: $289.99
    $217.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Kelty Men's Red Cloud 80

An excellent balance of size, performance and price, the Backcountry Edge-exclusive Kelty Red Cloud 80 combines 4890 cubic inches of storage capacity, convenient access points and an array of features for multi-day and extended backpacking trips.

Kelty
Men's Red Cloud 80

  • 4890 cu in
  • Backcountry Edge exclusive
  • Reg. Price: $224.94
    $149.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Gregory Baltoro 65 Internal Frame Backpack

The award-winning Gregory Baltoro 65 internal frame backpack boasts a wealth of access points, an array of features and an innovative suspension system that combine to make this 3800+ cubic inch pack a backcountry workhorse.

Gregory
Baltoro 65

  • 3844/3966/4150 cu in
  • Award-winning trail performance
  • Rating:
  • Price: $328.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Deuter ACT Lite 65+10 Internal Frame Backpack

!The best-selling Deuter ACT Lite 65+10 internal frame pack provides backpackers with 4550 cubic inches of storage capacity and carrying comfort at a weight of just 3 lb 15 oz. Ideal for multi-day and extended backpacking trips.

Deuter
ACT Lite 65+10

  • 3950-4550 cu in
  • Deuter's best-selling lightweight pack
  • Rating:
  • Price: $199.00
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Granite Gear Nimbus Trace Access 70 Internal Frame Backpack

New for 2014! The Granite Gear Nimbus Trace Access 70 offers greater load-carrying capacity (up to 60 lbs) and additional organizational features while still weighing less (right around 4 lbs) than you'd expect of a heavy-hauler.

Granite Gear
Nimbus Trace Access 70

  • 3870/4270 cu in
  • Large-capacity, lightweight multi-day pack
  • Reg. Price: $349.95
    $278.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Osprey Aether 85 Internal Frame Backpack

The Osprey Aether 85 strikes an excellent balance between lightweight design and load-bearing performance. Ideal for multi-day backpacking trips, the Aether 85 offers over 5000 cubic inches of storage capacity and comfortably carries up to 60 pounds!

Osprey
Aether 85

  • 5004/5187/5370/5553 cu in
  • Versatile, lightweight multi-day pack
  • Rating:
  • Reg. Price: $310.00
    $231.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Kelty Tioga 5500 Classic External Frame Backpack

A trail-tested workhorse, the Kelty Tioga 5500 Classic external frame backpack offers heavy load hauling capability, convenient access and fit adjustability. An array of features adds to the pack's reputation for reliable backcountry performance.

Kelty
Tioga 5500 Classic

  • 5500 cu in
  • Classic, large-capacity external frame pack
  • Rating:
  • Reg. Price: $199.95
    $169.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Granite Gear Blaze AC 60 Internal Frame Backpack

The award-winning Granite Gear Blaze AC 60 comfortably hauls 35 pounds of gear while weighing less than 3 lbs. An ideal balance of weight and performance, the Blaze AC 60 is sure to appeal to ounce-counting backpackers and thru-hikers.

Granite Gear
Blaze AC 60

  • 3350/3660 cu in
  • Award-winning performance
  • Rating:
  • Reg. Price: $239.94
    $191.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Osprey Ariel 65 Women's  Internal Frame Backpack

The Osprey Ariel 65 Women's backpack strikes an excellent balance between weight (4 lbs) and performance. The pack provides female backpackers with 3600+ cubic inches of storage capacity while comfortably carrying up to 60 pounds!

Osprey
Ariel 65 Women's

  • 3600/3783/3967/4150 cu in
  • Versatile, lightweight women's specific pack
  • Rating:
  • Reg. Price: $289.99
    $217.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Deuter ACT Lite 60+10 SL Women's Internal Frame Backpack

The Deuter ACT Lite 60+10 SL Women's pack provides 4250 cubic inches of storage capacity at a weight of just 3 lb 12 oz. Balancing weight and performance, the pack is ideal for multi-day and extended backpacking trips.

Deuter
ACT Lite 60+10 SL Women's

  • 3650-4250 cu in
  • Women's lightweight performance backpack
  • Rating:
  • Price: $199.00
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Osprey Aether 60 Internal Frame Backpack

The Osprey Aether 60 strikes an excellent balance between weight and load-bearing performance. Ideal for multi-day backpacking trips, the Aether 60 offers 3400+ cubic inches of storage capacity and comfortably carries up to 60 pounds!

Osprey
Aether 60

  • 3661/3844 cu in
  • Versatile, lightweight multi-day pack
  • Rating:
  • Reg. Price: $259.99
    $193.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Osprey Farpoint 70 Convertible Travel Pack

Catering to adventurers seeking value-packed versatility, the Osprey Farpoint 70 pack combines travel-friendly and trail-worthy features. The Farpoint 70 delivers load-carrying capability and over 4000 cubic inches of storage capacity.

Osprey
Farpoint 70

  • 4000/4200 cu in
  • Lightweight convertible travel pack
  • Rating:
  • Reg. Price: $199.99
    $149.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Gregory Jade 60 Women's (old style) Internal Frame Backpack

The Gregory Jade 60 Women's pack gives female hikers a versatile option for weekend trips or ultra-light, multi-day backpacking trips. Despite its lightweight design, the Jade 60 Women's pack comfortably carries up to 45 pounds!

Gregory
Jade 60 Women's (old style)

  • 3295/3600/3906 cu in
  • Women's lightweight heavy-hauler
  • Rating:
  • Reg. Price: $258.95
    $139.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Osprey Xenith 75 Internal Frame Backpack

Providing customized fit and load-hauling capability, the Osprey Xenith 75 is ideal for long-weekends or multi-day backpacking trips. The pack incorporates convenient access points, innovative features and 4500+ cubic inches of storage capacity.

Osprey
Xenith 75

  • 4577/4821/5065 cu in
  • Feature-rich multi-day trip pack
  • Reg. Price: $330.00
    $247.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Osprey Xenith 88 Internal Frame Backpack

Providing customized fit and hauling heavy loads, the Osprey Xenith 88 is built for multi-day and extended backpacking trips. The pack offers convenient access points, innovative features and ample storage capacity (5300+ cu in).

Osprey
Xenith 88

  • 5370/5614/5858 cu in
  • Feature-rich extended trip pack
  • Rating:
  • Reg. Price: $359.99
    $269.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Granite Gear Crown V.C. 60 Internal Frame Backpack

A revamped incarnation of the award-winning Vapor Trail, the ultra-lightweight Granite Gear Crown V.C. 60 sports an innovative lightweight suspension and trail-friendly organizational features at a weight of just over 2 pounds!

Granite Gear
Crown V.C. 60

  • 3660/4000 cu in
  • Lightweight all-trail performance
  • Rating:
  • Reg. Price: $199.94
    $159.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Gregory Wander 70 Youth Internal Frame Backpack

Delivering youth-friendly fit and adult-sized performance, the Gregory Wander 70 Youth backpack caters to growing adventurers, offering maximum fit adjustability, load-hauling capability and over 4100 cubic inches of storage capacity.

Gregory
Wander 70 Youth

  • 4150/4272 cu in
  • Youth-sized adult performance
  • Reg. Price: $198.95
    $149.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Kelty Lakota 60 Women's  Internal Frame Backpack

Ideal for overnights, weekend trips or even 1-3 days in the backcountry, the Kelty Lakota 60 Women's internal frame backpack offers an impressive combination of load-hauling performance, durability and affordability.

Kelty
Lakota 60 Women's

  • 3700 cu in
  • Great balance of size, price and performance
  • Rating:
  • Price: $179.94
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Mountainsmith Apex 80  Internal Frame Backpack

The rugged Mountainsmith Apex 80 internal frame backpack offers 5858 cubic inches of storage space. Load-carrying capability and organizational features combine to make the Apex 80 an ideal option for extended backpacking trips.

Mountainsmith
Apex 80

  • 4882-5858 cu in
  • Feature-rich extended trip backpack
  • Rating:
  • Reg. Price: $209.94
    $167.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Lowe Alpine Cholatse II 55:65 Internal Frame Backpack

New for 2014! The streamlined Lowe Alpine Cholatse II 55:65 pack offers lightweight performance for overnight adventures or short duration backpacking trips.

Lowe Alpine
Cholatse II 55:65

  • 3965 cu in
  • Affordable multi-day backpacking performance
  • Price: $189.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Deuter ACT Lite 50+10 Internal Frame Backpack

New Color! Balancing weight (3 lb, 8 oz) and performance, the Deuter ACT Lite 50+10 provides backpackers with 3650 cubic inches of storage capacity and carrying comfort. The versatile pack tackles everything from overnighters to multi-day adventures.

Deuter
ACT Lite 50+10

  • 3050-3650 cu in
  • Lightweight multi-day backpack
  • Rating:
  • Price: $179.00
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Lowe Alpine Cholatse II ND 50:60 Women's  Internal Frame Backpack

New for 2014! The streamlined Lowe Alpine Cholatse II ND 50:60 Women’s pack offers lightweight performance for overnight adventures or short duration backpacking trips.

Lowe Alpine
Cholatse II ND 50:60 Women's

  • 3660 cu in
  • Affordable multi-day backpacking performance
  • Price: $184.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Kelty Cache Hauler Complete External Frame Hauler

The Kelty Cache Hauler Complete external frame and packbag combination is built specifically for big game hunters. Ideal for multi-day trips, this functional pack employs a lightweight aluminum frame for effectively hauling gear and game.

Kelty
Cache Hauler Complete

  • 3450 cu in
  • Heavy hauling of gear and game
  • Rating:
  • Reg. Price: $249.94
    $199.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Deuter Aircontact 65+10 Internal Frame Backpack

With an array of features and a German-engineered suspension system, the Deuter Aircontact 65+10 is built for backcountry adventure. A storage capacity of up to 4570 cubic inches equips the pack for multi-day hiking trips.

Deuter
Aircontact 65+10

  • 3970-4570 cu in
  • Spacious, versatile multi-day pack
  • Rating:
  • Price: $269.00
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Deuter ACT Lite 75+10 Internal Frame Backpack

New for 2014! The Deuter ACT Lite 75+10 pack provides backpackers with 5187 cubic inches of storage capacity and carrying comfort at a weight of just 4 pounds, 6 ounces.

Deuter
ACT Lite 75+10

  • 4577/5187 cu in
  • Lightweight, load-hauling multi-day pack
  • Price: $229.00
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Gregory Contour 60 Internal Frame Backpack

The Gregory Contour 60 is an excellent combination of load-hauling capability and access features. While lightweight (4 lbs) enough for quick overnights, it has the capacity (3600+ cubic inches) for fast-and-light multi-day excursions.

Gregory
Contour 60

  • 3661/3783 cu in
  • Lightweight, feature-rich backpack
  • Rating:
  • Price: $278.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Klymit Motion 60 Internal Frame Backpack

New for 2014! An ultra-lightweight, panel loading option, the innovative Klymit Motion 60 pack reflects a commitment to comfort and functionality that weighs less than 3 pounds including the Air Beam framesheet!

Klymit
Motion 60

  • 3661 cu in
  • Rating:
  • Price: $179.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Deuter Aircontact PRO 65+15 SL Women's  Internal Frame Backpack

Well-equipped for extended-length backpacking, the Aircontact PRO 65+15 SL Women’s pack is Deuter’s load-hauling specialist. It boasts an array of features, an innovative suspension and a 4575 cubic inch storage capacity.

Deuter
Aircontact PRO 65+15 SL Women's

  • 3660-4575 cu in
  • Packed with features and hauling capability
  • Price: $339.00
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Gregory Whitney 95 Internal Frame Backpack

No matter where you want to go or how much you plan to pack, the Gregory Whitney 95 internal frame backpack is up to the task. Equipped with an innovative suspension system, the Whitney 95 comfortably carries loads of up to 70 lbs!

Gregory
Whitney 95

  • 5797 cu in
  • Workhorse performance with optimal pack access
  • Rating:
  • Price: $438.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Kelty Lakota 65  Internal Frame Backpack

Ideal for overnights, weekend trips or even 1-3 days in the backcountry, the Kelty Lakota 65 internal frame backpack offers an excellent combination of load-hauling performance, durability and affordability.

Kelty
Lakota 65

  • 3900/4000 cu in
  • Great balance of size, price and performance
  • Rating:
  • Price: $179.94
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Lowe Alpine Expedition 75:95 (2014) Internal Frame Backpack

Updated for 2014! Equipped with a fully adjustable suspension system and 5795 cubic inches of storage capacity, the Lowe Alpine Expedition 75:95 is truly built for alpine and backcountry adventure.

Lowe Alpine
Expedition 75:95 (2014)

  • 5795 cu in
  • Lighweight expedition or mountaineering pack
  • Rating:
  • Price: $314.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Gregory Denali 75 Internal Frame Backpack

New for 2014! The little brother of the massive Denali 100, the Gregory Denali 75 combines durability and load-hauling capability (70 lbs) in a more streamlined package that is ideal for multi-day backpacking or top-of-the-mountain explorations.

Gregory
Denali 75

  • 4394/4577/4760 cu in
  • Full-featured expedition pack
  • Reg. Price: $348.95
    $260.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Osprey Volt 60 Internal Frame Backpack

With a clean, streamlined profile, ample storage capacity (3661 cu in), a broad range of adjustability and an affordable price, the Osprey Volt 60 is ideal for value-conscious backpackers looking for reliable lightweight performance.

Osprey
Volt 60

  • 3661 cu in
  • Maximum adjustability
  • Rating:
  • Price: $179.99
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Lowe Alpine Cerro Torre 75:95 (2014) Internal Frame Backpack

Updated for 2014! Built for extended adventures, the trail-tested Lowe Alpine Cerro Torre 75:95 XL pack delivers 5795 cubic inches of storage capacity and a 70 pound carrying capacity.

Lowe Alpine
Cerro Torre 75:95 (2014)

  • 5795 cu in
  • Easily-accessed extended backpacking pack
  • Price: $339.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Deuter ACT Lite 70+10 SL Women's  Internal Frame Backpack

New for 2014! The Deuter ACT Lite 70+10 SL Women's pack provides female backpackers with 4882 cubic inches of storage capacity and carrying comfort at a weight of just 4 pounds, 3 ounces.

Deuter
ACT Lite 70+10 SL Women's

  • 4272/4882 cu in
  • Women's lightweight, load-hauling multi-day pack
  • Price: $229.00
  • Free shipping plus free returns
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