Day Packs & Hiking Backpacks
Shop quality hiking day packs and backpacks for everyday use at Anaconda. Whether you’re camping, hiking, trekking or commuting, find the right day pack.
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Shop a Huge Variety of Durable Backpacks & Hiking Daypacks
At Anaconda we have premium packs and backpacks at prices that can't be beat. We partner with name brands such as Caribee, Sea to Summit, Blackwolf, Deuter, Camelbak and many more so you can get the most from your outdoor adventures. We have lightweight daypacks for trail running, hiking packs for mountaineers, travel packs for day trippers and hydration packs to ensure you keep fluid intake up while trekking. Check out our great range of waterproof and ultralight trekking packs, and daypacks that have impressive features such as easy access outer pockets, internal organisation pouches and adjustable hip belts. We have men's, women's and kid's hiking packs and packs, along with important accessories such as trekking poles, multi-tools, dry bags and the best men's clothing and women's apparel on the market.
Discover Quality Daypacks From Leading Brands
Anaconda brings you the best hiking day packs and backpacks from reputable brands all in one place. You can find day packs from well-known brands such as The North Face, Mountain Designs, Salomon and much more at great prices. Invest in a premium day pack from the range at Anaconda and maximise the enjoyment of your hiking adventure. You can also find a range of fashion and lifestyle backpacks from Fjallraven Kanken, Adidas and more which will ensure that your everyday adventures are stylish and comfortable!
Hiking Daypacks FAQs
What exactly is a day pack?
Day packs are a type of backpack, designed to hold enough for a day's travel. This generally means that they will have a volume of between 10 and 30 Litres compared with hiking packs which can range from 50 to 100 Litres. If you are planning trips that don't require overnight accommodation, you can get away with one of these smaller, lighter backpacks that are easier to carry around and will put less stress on your back and shoulders, while still holding a substantial amount of gear. However, if you are a newcomer to hiking and trekking, a day trek can still test your fitness, so make sure to carry a water bottle or hydration pack along with other trekking aids such as trekking poles and suitable apparel.
What are the benefits of carrying a day pack?
Most daypacks are designed to be worn on the back and feature a large number of different pockets and sections. This is great as it means that you can easily access the things you need, without having to rummage through the whole pack. You can keep maps, water, keys and other objects close to hand. Many day packs are also compatible with electronics thanks to inbuilt headphone ports or can be teamed up with hydration systems.
What else should I take with me in a day pack?
That depends on your chosen activity, but if, for instance, you are planning to go hiking or climbing, your day pack will hold your water, lunch, additional clothing or wet weather gear. You can also carry:
- Snacks, Power bars or dehydrated food
- Camera equipment
- Toilet paper/tissues
- Sunscreen, sunglasses and/or a hat
What else should I consider when choosing a day pack?
Depending on your location and activity, you may want to consider how waterproof your day pack needs to be to keep all your possessions safe and dry. Other considerations can be size - some day packs are designed with taller people in mind and might be uncomfortable to carry around if you are not so tall. More expensive day packs will often be constructed from lightweight material, which can be important if you need to carry your pack for many hours.
Shop All Your Packs & Bags Needs Plus Much More Gear at Anaconda
Anaconda sells a huge range of different styles of backpacks, full-size hiking packs, travel packs, totes, duffels and other luggage for camping, hiking, sports and everyday activities, so make sure you take a look through the whole packs and bags range to find what is the best pack for you. While here, take time to explore more great Anaconda camping, hiking and outdoor gear. Explore the amazing range online to in-store to ensure a great time for everyone, the Anaconda way. For more helpful advice, tips, buying guides and travel destinations, check out the Adventure Centre blog. Some articles you might like include the Packs and Bags Buying Guide and the Hiking Essentials Buying Guide.