JanSport Katahdin 50L

Retailers' Descriptions

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JanSport's Katahdin 50L Backpack helps you track more miles than you might be accustomed to. Full padding at the shoulder straps, waist belt, and back panel give a cushy ride to keep you trekking, and the adjustable suspension system ensures a customized fit for even more comfort. The top-loading main compartment stores enough camping gear for three to five days. The Katahdin also features a sleeve for your own hydration reservoir, with a port and convenient clip on the shoulder strap. There's also a zippered compartment for your sleeping bag and a zippered pocket at the top lid for electronics and valuables. JanSport also equipped this backpack with a front stash pocket, a daisy chain to clip gear, dual water bottle pockets, and compression straps all around for a secure fit.

- Backcountry.com

The Katahdin 50L from JanSport features an adjustable suspension system that accommodates torso lengths of 13 to 19 inches, a large top loading main compartment with a compression lid, a zippered hood compartment, dual side compression straps, dual density padded hipbelt, a vented contour hip panel, load lifter straps, dual gear loops, a front stash pocket with a daisy chain, front and hood lashing points, a hydration sleeve with a clip and port, dual density padded shoulder straps with hydration tube management, dual water bottle pockets, a sternum strap, and a web haul handle.

- Rocky Mountain Trail

Your days of feeling like an over-burdened pack mule are over, the JanSport Katahdin 50L Backpacking Pack will carry enough gear for a week in the wilderness and feel like a fluffy soft, well-ventilated teddy bear is hugging your back. The fully padded EVA back panel with padded shoulder straps and a perforated EVA hipbelt help stabilize and distribute a heavy load while the hydration-compatible sleeve keeps you happily sipping on cold refreshing water as you hike. With 50 liters of capacity, this top-loading JanSport pack has a sleeping bag compartment, a top lid, side mesh pockets, a front stash pocket and gear loops to help keep your stuff organized and accessible. Hike on happy hiker, the 100 Mile Wilderness has only just begun and Mt Katahdin awaits your visit.

- Altrec Outdoors

This weekend pack boasts an adjustable torso and a dual access compartment topped off with a compression lid, so you can wrangle burly loads and keep gear easily accessible-wherever it's packed.


Jansport's multi day Khatadin 50 pack will add versatile performance to any adventure. It features a fully padded EVA back panel, top loading main compartment, compression straps to help manage the load, tuck away hip belt, hydration sleeve, adjustable suspension and plenty of pockets and lash points to keep you organized and ready. Padded low profile shoulder straps with hydration tube management Fully padded EVA back panel Large top loading main compartment with compression lid Breathable, perforated EVA padded hipbelt Zippered sleeping bag compartment Dual side compression straps help manage the load Hydration sleeve with clip and port Front stash pocket with daisy chainDual wate bottle pockets Bottom compression lashing straps Sternum straps Web haul handle Torso length: 17"-18" Number of pockets: 3Material: 600 D polyester Size: 29.5" x 9" x 14.5" Weight: 2lb 1oz.Capacity: 3050 cu in.

- Campmor