JanSport Katahdin 50L

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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

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

The JanSport Katahdin 50 pack for weekend trips has adjustable torso, vented back panel, great organization and plenty of straps, so you can wrangle your load while keeping the gear accessible.


The Katahdin 50 Backpack features a top loading main compartment with compression lid, padded hipbelt and dual water bottle pockets.

- CampSaver.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