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Best Backpacks for Hiking

The 5 Best Backpacks for Hiking Hiking is an incredible pastime for outdoor lovers around the world. When you are prepping for a hike, there are four key things to consider: 1. TRIP DURATION  What size pack do I need? The longer you plan to spend on the trail, the bigger pack you’ll want. Backpacks are sized by how much they can hold (volume), which is measured in liters. We came up with a brief reference guide: Weekend trips (1-3 nights = 35-50 liters) Multi-day (3-5 nights = 50-80 liters) Long trips (6 nights+ = 70 liters+) If you’re going out in the winter, you'll want to plan for a larger pack to fit extra insulation and a thicker sleeping bag....

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