Kelty has been a leader in the backpacking equipment industry for more than 50 years. In 1952, Dick Kelty began building backpacks for his friends in the Sierra Club. His ideas of using hipbelts and lightweight aluminum frames allowed Kelty and his friends to carry heavy loads longer, farther and with less pain for a happier wilderness experience. Today, Kelty continues to innovate.
Backcountry Edge is proud to be an authorized Kelty dealer.
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Designed to tote a single day's worth of gear, clothes or books, daypacks are perfect for the trail, around town or the classroom.
These packs are sized for overnights or a weekend with smaller lightweight gear.
Ideally sized to carry an average tent, sleeping bag and a typical weekend's worth of food and gear.
Larger packs for trips of 3 or more days or weekends with lots of gear.
Ideal for excursions of 5 or more days, our largest pack offerings are built to carry heavy loads over long distances.
Integrated framework provides maneuverability on or off the trail.
Stability for heavy-hauling and backpacking on established trails.
High-performance designs for the female hiker and backpacker.
Built to carry all the gear and supplies needed for your hunting or fishing trip.
Camp tables, stands and sinks for that home away from home campsite
Sleek, compact offerings designed for the solo backpacker or camper
Tents with room for two or extra roominess for one
Camping and backpacking tents with room for three or four inhabitants
Overhead and/or screened protection against rain, sun and bugs
Lightweight designs pack down small for easier carrying
Designed especially for car and family camping (not for backpacking)
Versatile tents designed for use in Spring, Summer and Fall
Removable rainfly protects against the elements and reduces interior condensation
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