Seek true isolation.
You went backpacking to get away from it all, and that included all the other campers around the lake you're staying at for days, so pull Outdoor Research's Isolation Backpack and seek true isolation. This ultralight backpack packs up compact so you don't sacrifice space, and it has a capacity suitable for a seriously long side trip away from camp. Outdoor Research made it out of water-resistant material to protect your gear from light moisture. The padded back panel removes to double as a sitting pad, which is great if all the grassy places to sit are taken.
- Ultralight pack for side trips from base camp
- Capacity suitable for full days away from camp
- Removable foam back panel doubles as sitting pad
- Water-resistant fabric protects against light rain
- Zippered internal pocket secures valuables