Ultralight Backpacking and Hiking Packs

Ultimate Direction SJ Ultra Vest 2.0 Hydration Vest Pack

Updated for 2014! Drawing on the expertise of champion ultra-runner Scott Jurek, the Ultimate Direction SJ Ultra Vest effectively balances weight and performance in providing at-the-ready hydration for long-distance running or racing.

Ultimate Direction
SJ Ultra Vest 2.0

  • Scott Jurek signature hydration vest
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  • Reg. Price: $129.95
    $97.45
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Osprey Tempest 20 Women's  Day Pack

New for 2014! Ideal for day hiking, adventure racing and other active pursuits, the Osprey Tempest 20 Women’s pack is sleek and functional. Despite weighing less than 1.5 lbs, the Tempest 20 is capable of comfortably carrying 20 pound loads.

Osprey
Tempest 20 Women's

  • 1098/1220 cu in
  • Lightweight women's technical day pack
  • Reg. Price: $100.00
    $79.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Osprey Talon 22 (2014) Day Pack

Updated for 2014! Ideal for day hiking, adventure racing and other active pursuits, the Osprey Talon 22 is sleek and functional. Despite weighing less than 2 pounds, the Talon 22 is capable of comfortably carrying loads of up to 20 pounds.

Osprey
Talon 22 (2014)

  • 1220/1343 cu in
  • Lightweight technical day pack
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  • Reg. Price: $100.00
    $79.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Mountainsmith Haze 50 Internal Frame Backpack

Many lightweight packs skimp on support features and achieve weight-savings by sacrificing on carrying comfort. The minimalist Mountainsmith Haze 50 weighs less than 2 pounds but still boasts a surprisingly supportive suspension system.

Mountainsmith
Haze 50

  • 3050 cu in
  • Minimalist, top-loading pack
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  • Reg. Price: $129.94
    $96.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Mountain Hardwear Fluid 12 (2014) Day Pack

Updated for 2014! A great option for comfortably carrying hydration and minimal gear, Mountain Hardwear’s Fluid 12 day pack with on-the-fly compression moves with you and keeps a balanced center of gravity during quick travel over rough trails.

Mountain Hardwear
Fluid 12 (2014)

  • 732 cu in
  • Day hiking/adventure racing pack
  • Reg. Price: $79.95
    $59.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Gregory Maya 16 Women's (2014) Day Pack

New for 2014! The versatile, high-performance Gregory Miwok 16 Women’s pack appeals to adventure racers, mountain bikers and day hikers. Despite weighing only 1 pound, 3 ounces, the 976 cubic inch pack is sturdy enough to carry up to 20 pounds.

Gregory
Maya 16 Women's (2014)

  • 976 cu in
  • Sleek, ultra-lightweight day pack
  • Reg. Price: $98.95
    $78.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Gregory Verte 15 Day Pack

New for 2014! A lightweight, compact option for summit assaults or fast-and-light backcountry adventures, the Verte 15 day pack stuffs into its own pocket for easy storage and weighs in at just 1 pound!

Gregory
Verte 15

  • 915 cu in
  • Versatile, lightweight summit pack
  • Reg. Price: $68.95
    $54.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Mountain Hardwear Fluid Race Vest (2014)

Updated for 2014! The Mountain Hardwear Fluid Race Vest keeps necessary items close at hand. This low-profile, well-ventilated racing vest offers endurance athletes a light, comfortable way to carry a variety of items for ultra-distance style runs.

Mountain Hardwear
Fluid Race Vest (2014)

  • 183 cu in
  • Low profile, minimalist running vest
  • Reg. Price: $69.95
    $54.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Gregory Maya 22 Women's (2014) Day Pack

Updated for 2014! New for 2014! Versatile and lightweight, the high-performance Gregory Maya 22 Women’s appeals to female hikers and mountain baikers who like to move fast.

Gregory
Maya 22 Women's (2014)

  • 1343 cu in
  • Women's streamlined technical day pack
  • Reg. Price: $118.90
    $89.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Ultimate Direction Women's Ultra Vesta Hydration Vest Pack

New for 2014! Drawing on the expertise of several talented female runners, the Ultimate Direction Ultra Vesta effectively balances weight and performance for female athletes and provides at-the-ready hydration for long-distance running or racing.

Ultimate Direction
Women's Ultra Vesta

  • 245 cu in
  • Reg. Price: $124.95
    $93.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Deuter Pace 30 Ski/Snow Pack

New for 2014! Equipped with 30L of storage capacity, a flexible but supportive suspension system, and an array of high-performance features, the sleek Pace 30 delivers the fit and functionality for adventure racing, snow sports, or alpine climbing.

Deuter
Pace 30

  • 1830 cu in
  • Lightweight ski/snow/alpine pack
  • Reg. Price: $119.00
    $94.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Mountain Hardwear Fluid Race VestPack (2014)

Updated for 2014! The Mountain Hardwear Fluid Race VestPack keeps necessary items close at hand. This low-profile, well-ventilated racing vestpack offers ultra-runners a light, comfortable way to carry a variety of items for long distance runs.

Mountain Hardwear
Fluid Race VestPack (2014)

  • 366 cu in
  • Trail running and endurance racing pack
  • Reg. Price: $84.95
    $63.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Lowe Alpine Strike 24 Day Pack

The stylish, panel-loading Lowe Alpine Strike 24 is ideal for everyday use, fast-and-light day hiking and other active pursuits. The streamlined, lightweight technical day pack has 1465 cubic inches of storage capacity.

Lowe Alpine
Strike 24

  • 1465 cu in
  • Sleek, stylish day pack
  • Reg. Price: $84.95
    $64.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Granite Gear Slacker Packer Compression Drysack

New for 2014! A fully seam-sealed dry bag with an adjustable sternum strap, lightly padded shoulder straps and tubular compression, the Granite Gear Slacker Packer Compression Drysack is a basic pack for removable organization of gear in a larger bag.

Granite Gear
Slacker Packer Compression Drysack

  • 1500 cu in
  • Hybrid compression sack/summit pack
  • Reg. Price: $49.95
    $39.95
Mammut Lithium Z 15 Day Pack

A sleek, ultra-lightweight, technical day pack, the panel-loading, 915 cubic inch capacity Mammut Lithium Z 15 is ideal for adventure racing, fast-and-light day hiking and other active pursuits.

Mammut
Lithium Z 15

  • 915 cu in
  • Compact, ultra-lightweight technical daypack
  • Reg. Price: $89.95
    $71.79
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Mountain Hardwear SummitRocket 20 VestPack

The Mountain Hardwear SummitRocket 20 VestPack provides easy access to essential gear, fits like a vest so it moves with you, and keeps the center of gravity balanced during fast-paced summit attempts, alpine climbing or adventure races.

Mountain Hardwear
SummitRocket 20 VestPack

  • 1250 cu in
  • Super fast and light summit pack
  • Reg. Price: $119.95
    $84.49
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Granite Gear Slacker Packer Drysack

New for 2014! A fully seam-sealed dry bag with an adjustable sternum strap and lightly padded shoulder straps, the Granite Gear Slacker Packer Drysack is a travel-ready basic pack for removable organization of gear in a larger pack or luggage piece.

Granite Gear
Slacker Packer Drysack

  • 1500 cu in
  • Hybrid drysack/ultra-lightweight summit pack
  • Reg. Price: $42.95
    $34.49
Boreas Muir Woods 30 Day Pack

Despite it lightweight, streamlined profile, the Boreas Muir Woods is a more than capable dayhiking pack or crag pack. An aluminum frame provides load-carrying support and a z-foam backpanel delivers comfort-enhancing ventilation.

Boreas
Muir Woods 30

  • 1343 cu in
  • Feature-rich, lightweight day pack
  • Reg. Price: $139.99
    $97.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Gregory Verte 25 Day Pack

New for 2014! A lightweight, compact option for summit assaults or fast-and-light backcountry adventures, the top-lidded Verte 25 day pack stuffs into its own pocket for easy storage and weighs in at just 1 pound, 4 ounces!

Gregory
Verte 25

  • 1525 cu in
  • Versatile, lightweight summit pack
  • Reg. Price: $98.95
    $78.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Deuter Pace 28 SL Women's Ski/Snow Pack

New for 2014! Equipped with 28L of storage capacity, a flexible but supportive suspension system, and an array of high-performance features, the sleek Pace 28 SL Women’s pack is ideal for adventure racing, snow sports, or alpine climbing.

Deuter
Pace 28 SL Women's

  • 1709 cu in
  • Women's ski/snow/alpine pack
  • Reg. Price: $119.00
    $94.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
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