Backpacker.com drags backpacks down a dirt road at 60 mph to find out which top
packs can survive a serious case of road rash.


The perfect pack is the holy grail of every backpacker. Everybody has different pack needs. For instance, Photographers need a pack that can safely transport their gear. Packing too much is a common problem when traveling, BNT’s Ian MacKenzie suggests traveling with only one bag as a solution.
Once you have your pack picked what do you stuff it with? Head over to Goods for a look at what the pros pack.