This weekend the clocks went forward which means the days are getting longer and summer is almost here! It’s time to get excited about longer day trips, festival season and camping holidays (just to name a few). We are all very excited here at MW HQ… can you tell?!
A new season of new activities means a new backpack! A backpack is a crucial essential for whatever you have coming up this summer, and we have rounded up a few of our top picks to help you find what will best suit you and your plans.
Track Hydro Bag 6L
PERFECT FOR: Running, cycling
This bag is a cyclist and runner’s dream. If you are looking forward to lighter evening for training or even just need something for the city commute, then this bag is for you. Designed in a lightweight material, this pack has padded mesh shoulders provide comfort and sternum strap for support. There’s also enough room for all your running essentials including a compartment especially for a hydration bladder.
PERFECT FOR: Day trips
Enough room to pack all the essentials for a perfect summer day trip and reflective details ensure you are kept safe if day turns to evening. This bag has a lot of different compartments, including a 13” padded laptop compartment, if you plan to document your journey.
Inca Extreme 35L
PERFECT FOR: All weather day trips
This back pack is perfect for trips to the countryside or beach, offering generous storage without weighing you down. A hydration pack can be added, if you are heading off on a big trip and we all know too well that a UK summer always has a chance of rain fall so the Inca Extreme includes a rain cover so you don’t get caught out.
Voyager Wheelie 50 + 20L
PERFECT FOR: Festivals
This bag is the perfect mix between backpack and suitcase. Durable, versatile and secure, this backpack is perfect for festivals where you’ll be carrying your gear over all sorts of terrains, and if you’re packing for a bigger weekend then the wheels come in very handy. The shoulder straps are super supportive and can be packed away when not in use. Grab handles mean two people can help carry this bag, so you can rope in a friend to help you. The voyager comes with a detachable day bag perfect for taking your jumpers, drinks and your waterproof jacket with you while out and about, to avoid making repeat trips back to your tent.