The Seg30 daypack from the travel-focused Matador brand is a versatile 30-liter daypack designed for easy organization. With access to every compartment from the outside, the pack’s segmented design allows you to separate items & adapts for comfort as you add & subtract cargo from the 4 compartments. Constructed of tough 420 Denier nylon.
San Fran’s Mission Workshop teamed up with Boston running brand Tracksmith to create the all-new Run Commute pack. Designed for those who choose to run, walk, or bike for transportation, this 18-liter pack performs. It’s waterproof, lightweight, & breathable & also has a laptop sleeve. Its compact size will fit that change of clothes & daily essentials & the bold reflective stripe will keep you safer in traffic. Pre-Sale is open now, ships September 28.
The Nanuk 935 hard case is a pro-quality rolling equipment case approved by the FAA as the maximum carry-on size. The case is waterproof, impact resistant, and features a patented Power Claw latching system to ensure security in extreme conditions. For cameras, electronics, delicate instruments, and other tech that needs serious protection & shockproof transport, this is the one. Foam inserts are fully customizable and swappable for custom carry. Available in 6 colors.
With clean, classic details and materials of exceptional quality, Hardgraft’s new Canvas Collection offers a range of functional, well-designed bags and accessories made to streamline modern mobile life. Italian made featuring locally-sourced materials, they feature cotton canvas twill construction and leather trims featuring vegetable-tanned European leathers.
Pro tip: it’s best to keep your first-aid & trauma kit on the outside of your pack. We found a tough little modular bag from OneTigris to help you do precisely that. Made of mil-spec 500D nylon, their Foxtrot Alpha First Aid Medical Bag is a 8” X 5” MOLLE-compatible pouch with a dual-zipper D-Ring closure. The design allows you to quickly grab, & pull the bag wide-open for instant access to emergency supplies.
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Matador’s Seg 42 Travel Pack hits a 3-pointer combining the easy packability of a duffel with the organization of packing cubes & the comfortable carry of a backpack. The pack splits lengthwise with a full-zip clamshell design, while the main compartment is accessible from the outside. There is a padded & zippered laptop pocket. The padded backpack straps are stowable and its 42-liter size make it carry-on compatible.
Inspired by the busy streets of Tokyo to cruise freely from the bike lane to the office to the remote meeting, Chrome’s MXD Link Sling features a versatile, single-strap design for cross-body or waist carry. It has a padded laptop pocket for machines up to 13” plus multiple padded exterior pockets for sunglasses, small tech, & accessories.
Originally designed as the ultimate bike courier bag, Ortlieb’s waterproof Velocity 2020 pack is a minimalist 23-liter roll-top carryall that’s been updated for more effective pedestrian use. The cult-favorite pack now features a padded laptop sleeve and a removable waist belt while retaining is expandable, top-loading velcro closure. It even got a little brother with a 17-liter capacity. Available in black plus 4 cool colors.
The Gravel Travel System is 3 bags that work as one, giving you the freedom to create the ideal carry solution for adventures big and small. It consists of a bombproof 42-liter carry-on friendly backpack, a sling/hip belt, and an 11-liter day bag. All 3 pieces work together to create a compact kit, and uncouple easily to deploy on their own. A funded Kickstarter.
Constructed of heavy-duty ripstop Cordura, Filson’s Ripstop Nylon Backpack has the look of an easygoing global wanderer, which it is, but it’s also a very well-designed bag. That’s how Filson does it. The approx. 28-liter top-loader features a laptop sleeve that will fit up to a 15” machine, plus pockets for days: a large interior pocket perfect for gear, clothes, and tools; a small internal zip pocket, & dual outer zip pockets ideal for EDC. Available in black & surplus green.
Designed for streamlined performance and the rigors of modern mobility, Bellroy’s Apex backpack is a versatile bag optimized for flawless function. It’s water-resistant exterior is constructed of recycled Baida Nylon and premium, environmentally certified leather and the design offers access to your daily essentials with minimal unzipping, unclipping or unpacking. There are padded pockets for laptop & tablet as well as stretchy internal pockets for other items. Closures include magnetic snaps and rugged 2-way zippers.
The Carry-On Closet 2.0 Domestic from luggage innovators Solgaard, is unique for two sweet reasons. One, the design keeps everything accessible and organized while eliminating unpacking/re-packing. It’s this clever pull-up shelf system where you organize your items into compartments, then compress them down to fit in the case. Two, it is constructed using recycled ocean plastics. Estimated at removing 5 pounds of ocean plastic per bag. Even smarter! The case features a TSA-approved lock, 360º wheels, & a telescoping handle.
Weighing in at just 1 measly ounce, Black Diamond’s Cirrus 9 pack is as minimal as it gets, and takes the crown as lightest pack on the market. Perfect for a backup bag or lightweight shopping/strike missions with 9-liter capacity. Made of featherweight nylon with innovative Splice Adjust shoulder straps, it stuffs into its own packable pocket when not in use.
The 21-liter GORUCK x Huckberry GR1 Slick daypack is an exclusive limited edition of a cult favorite GORUCK bag. Highlighted by Special Forces-grade materials like 1000 denier Cordura & YKK zippers, it features a padded laptop compartment & easy-to-pack open-flat design. Every one of these American-made bags is strength-tested to over 400 pounds, and ships with an ironclad lifetime guarantee.
Constructed with sustainable Bluesign fabrics, the Arris Adventure Pack from Utah-based outdoor upstart Boundary Supply is an all-weather adventure travel pack designed around a modular system that makes customizing & expanding it easy. The 35-liter pack offers multi-pocket access to the main compartment with YKK WR zippers, a supportive frame sheet, adjustable harness pad, & shoulder strap/suspension system. For actually carrying stuff! A range of internal organizers and modular pockets are available to build it out. A funded Kickstarter.
Available in a rainbow of colors & a wide range of sizes from 5-liters up to 40-liters, Marchway’s floating drybags deliver 100% submersible, waterproof protection for your gear. Made from ripstop tarpaulin with sturdy welded seam, they feature a roll-top closure system guaranteed to provide a secure watertight seal. Endless uses for watersports, boating, camping, etc. Each bag includes an adjustable and removable shoulder strap for cross-body or shoulder carry options.
Designed for travel & tough enough for all your adventures, the 35 or 40-liter Capsule Pack from San Francisco-based bag brand Aer is a hardworking companion, featuring 1680D Cordura ballistic nylon construction, YKK Aquaguard zippers, & Duraflex hardware. It boasts a duffle-style main compartment designed for modular packing, hide-away backpack straps & a shoulder strap for versatile carry, a suspended laptop pocket, and a convenient top compartment for easy access to your on-the-go essentials.
The 35-liter Travel Bag Roller from Colorado-based Topo Designs is perfectly sized for the overhead and features a rugged, adventure-ready design. Mesh pockets and zippered compartments inside make it easy to access and organize your gear and clothing. Smooth-rolling oversized wheels & a telescoping handle will keep you cruising through the concourse.
Designed to stay open while you load it with gear, the 42-liter Stand Up Duffel from Patagonia is constructed of rugged, reinforced organic canvas with a weatherproof DWR coating & it features an easy-to-clean TPU coated bottom for all-weather, all-terrain adventures. In addition to handles, there’s an adjustable, removable strap for over-the-shoulder carry. Simple and smart in brown or black.
Perfectly sized for an overnight strike or quick getaway, Hardgraft’s Carry On Suitcase is soft-sided yet reinforced in all the right places and made of full-grain Italian leather. Inside you’ll find one large zip pocket for your laptop and one small zip pocket for accessories as well as an adjustable leather strap to keep your clothes in place. An adjustable leather shoulder strap & wrap-around steel zipper complete the case.