Top 3 Survival Backpacks: Organize & Carry Your Crucial Supplies (October 2019)

Keep Your Most Crucial Items On You With A Durable Survival Backpack

When looking to buy a new backpack, there are plenty of things that you must know first. While fabric and space are critical, other things like the frame system, its weight, the number of pockets that it has, etc. Someone that has never had to deal with hiking wouldn’t know the difference between a reasonably average backpack and one that will fit enough supplies to last you for up to five days. The point is to know that you are fully prepared if you’re caught in a storm in the mountains so that you can always have your all your gear, like your headlamp, first aid kit, flashlight and multitool at hand, along with other crucial items.

TETON Sports Explorer 4000


This backpack is not average in every sense of the word, it’s a bestseller all over the world, and with great reason. It has a capacity of 4,000 cubic inches (65 L), and it only weighs 5 pounds. It comes in multiple colors, and its shell is made of 600D Oxford canvas and 600D Ripstop, and it also has a hydration bladder with a capacity of almost 0.79 gallons. The internal frame is made to give you great comfort as you hike through the mountains, and the shoulders, waist, chest, and torso can be adjusted.

The Good

The never-ending features make this the ultimate backpack. Let’s start with the multiple pockets that it has to give you plenty of extra space, a sleeping bag compartment, and multi-directional compression straps. The lumbar area is also padded to improve the airflow system, thus reducing heat.

The Bad

You may have a minor problem with zippers because they may need a while to break in. Nonetheless, this is still overall a high-quality product.

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The Final Verdict

This backpack has everything that you will need when you go outdoors, and you can easily have supplies that will last you for five days. That is very important when buying a backpack, we must also not forget the fact that also the design is near perfect, your body will not hurt even after you carry this backpack for hours on end.

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