I have come to rely heavily on this pack for all of my hunting and most of my hiking activities. Be aware that the external straps for securing items to the outside of the pack can be vulnerable to tearing at the base if the item you are attaching is too heavy. I have used it a lot for shed antler hunting; strapping on 30 or 40 pounds of antlers has caused such tearing. Nonetheless, the zippers have never failed, and now I mount the daypack on a freighter frame if I might need extra support (I drop… Full review
ALPS OutdoorZ has been making hunting packs and stools since 2007. ALPS OutdoorZ is part of ALPS Brands, which has been designing and manufacturing performance-oriented gear for outdoor enthusiasts since 1993.