A backpack is the single most important piece of gear that any backpacker will own. As such, there is no reason to settle for a heavy, old-school pack. That’s why this buyer’s guide highlights the very best backpacking backpacks for hiking.

The best backpacking quilt for you is right here! We’ve compiled the warmest, most affordable, ultralight camping quilts of 2023.

What makes the best backpacking pillow is (1) ultralight, (2) comfortable, (3) mass user-approved. These ultralight pillows are top tier!

We will help you choose the most effective hiking water bottle for your ultralight backpacking needs. Hard and soft-sided options.

Choose from among the best ultralight backpacking pot and cookware option available. We focus on one liter titanium pots.

We’ll help you choose the lightest & best backpacking battery pack, power bank, or portable charger with the highest mAh-to-weight ratio.

Choose the best backpacking mug from among our recommended ultralight, titanium, single and double wall models. Perfect for coffee, tea, cocoa, and soup mixes.

Choose from among the best ultralight sandals for minimalist footwear to wear around camp in the backcountry.

We will help you choose the best headlamp for hiking and backpacking, with a focus on ultralight headlamps with high power/weight ratios.

The best hiking socks to use with trail running shoes aren’t hiking socks at all! Use running socks. They’re thinner, cooler, and dry faster.