Load-Hauling Packs at Backcountry Edge

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 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
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  • Reg. Price: $289.99
    $217.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Mountainsmith Circuit 3.0 Internal Frame Backpack

Perfect for extended backpacking trips, the classic Mountainsmith Circuit 3.0 internal frame backpack offers more than 5000 cubic inches of storage space. The Circuit 3.0 delivers durability and an array of features at a budget-friendly price.

Mountainsmith
Circuit 3.0

  • 5370 cu in
  • Classic extended-trip backpacking pack
  • Rating:
  • Reg. Price: $199.95
    $109.95
  • 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
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  • Reg. Price: $359.99
    $269.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
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
    $178.95
  • 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
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 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
  • Reg. Price: $310.00
    $231.95
  • 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
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 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
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
    $166.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Kelty 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
Red Cloud 80

  • 4890 cu in
  • Backcountry Edge exclusive
  • Reg. Price: $224.94
    $162.95
  • 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
    $149.95
  • 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
  • Reg. Price: $184.95
    $137.95
  • 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
  • Reg. Price: $314.95
    $234.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Kelty Red Cloud Junior Internal Frame Backpack

The Kelty Red Cloud Junior delivers trusted Kelty trail performance in dimensions designed for younger backpackers. This classic backpack has load-hauling capability, convenient access points and an array of features.

Kelty
Red Cloud Junior

  • 3900 cu in
  • Classic adult performance in youth-size
  • Rating:
  • Reg. Price: $184.94
    $138.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Black Diamond Innova 60 Women's Internal Frame Backpack

With its lightweight design, ground-breaking women's-specific suspension system and 3400+ cubic inch capacity, the Black Diamond Innova 60 Women's internal frame pack is ideally-suited for multi-day backpacking.

Black Diamond
Innova 60 Women's

  • 3478/3660 cu in
  • Innovative women's ergoACTIV backpack
  • Rating:
  • Reg. Price: $229.94
    $139.95
  • 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
  • Reg. Price: $339.95
    $269.95
  • 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
  • Reg. Price: $189.95
    $141.95
  • 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:
  • Reg. Price: $179.94
    $134.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
Gregory Z65 (2013) Internal Frame Backpack

Striking a balance between weight and durability, the Gregory Z65 backpack is a versatile option for weekend trips or ultra-lightweight multi-day backpacking trips. Despite its lightweight design, it comfortably carries up to 45 pounds!

Gregory
Z65 (2013)

  • 3906/4272 cu in
  • Heavy-hauling, lightweight performance
  • Reg. Price: $258.95
    $184.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
Kelty Red Cloud 80 Women's  Internal Frame Backpack

A longtime favorite of female backpackers, the Kelty Red Cloud 80 Women's pack balances performance and affordability. The classic backpack has load-hauling capability, convenient access points and an array of features.

Kelty
Red Cloud 80 Women's

  • 5100 cu in
  • Classic women's extended trip pack
  • Reg. Price: $224.94
    $178.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
Kelty Coyote 75 Women's  Internal Frame Backpack

Borrowing the time-tested features, comfort and value of Kelty's Red Cloud series, the Kelty Coyote 75 Women's pack offers female backpackers with excellent performance and convenient pack access in a more compact, streamlined design.

Kelty
Coyote 75 Women's

  • 4700 cu in
  • Smaller version of the women's Red Cloud
  • Reg. Price: $209.94
    $166.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
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:
  • Reg. Price: $179.94
    $134.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
Deuter Aircontact 70+10 SL Women's CLEARANCE Internal Frame Backpack

The spacious Aircontact 70+10 SL Women's pack has an array of features, a heavy-hauling suspension system and storage capacity (4870 cu in) that equip it for multi-day and extended-length backcountry trips.

Deuter
Aircontact 70+10 SL Women's CLEARANCE

  • 4270-4870 cu in
  • Women's extended backpacking pack
  • Reg. Price: $289.00
    $199.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
Lowe Alpine TFX Cerro Torre ND 55:70 Women's (2013) Internal Frame Backpack

A trail tested women's favorite, the 4300 cubic inch capacity Lowe Alpine TFX Cerro Torre ND 55:70 backpack has excellent durability and load-hauling capability. A strategic redesign has reduced its overall weight considerably.

Lowe Alpine
TFX Cerro Torre ND 55:70 Women's (2013)

  • 4300 cu in
  • Easily-accessed women's multi-day backpack
  • Rating:
  • Reg. Price: $329.95
    $246.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
Gregory Jade 60 Women's (2013) Internal Frame Backpack

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

Gregory
Jade 60 Women's (2013)

  • 3600/3906 cu in
  • Women's lightweight heavy-hauler
  • Rating:
  • Reg. Price: $258.95
    $184.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
Millet Atacama 58+ Internal Frame Backpack

Ruggedly constructed and equipped with an innovative suspension, the Millet Atacama 58+ is ready for backcountry and high-altitude adventure. Despite its durable build and load-hauling capability, the 4150 cubic inch pack weighs less than 4.5 lbs.

Millet
Atacama 58+

  • 3540-4150 cu in
  • Lightweight, feature-rich trekking pack
  • Rating:
  • Reg. Price: $219.90
    $139.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
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