10 Best Backpacks For Female Hikers

#1. Granite Gear Blaze 60


MSRP: $269
Weight: 3 lbs
Material: Robic Nylon
Color: Gingham/Teal 

The Women’s Granite Gear Blaze 60 is built for distance and comfort with its A.C. that lets you lock in your fit precisely to your torso size. The durable frame allows the pack comfortably carry up to 50 lbs without feeling all the weight sit on your back while staying comfortable all day long.

#2. Osprey Renn 50


MSRP: $155
Weight: 3.44 lbs
Material: Ripstop Nylon
Color: Aurora Purple

The Women’s Osprey Renn 65 is a lightweight yet durable ventilated pack with all the high quality features could imagine for a hiking backpack. It features a women’s specific fit with an adjustable backpanel for any torso length with ease and comfort all day long.

#3. REI Co-Op Traverse 65


MSRP: $249
Weight: 5 lbs
Material: Ripstop Nylon

The Women’s REI Co-Op Traverse is a great option for overnighters and weekend trips, offering advanced load handling and all-day comfort. It features hybrid trampoline back panels to conforms to your body for a comfortable fit, while the mesh ventilation will keep your back cool all day long.

#4. REI Co-Op Flash 45


MSRP: $149
Weight: 3 lbs
Material: Ripstop Nylon
Color: Castlerock

The women’s REI Co-op Flash 45 works as a great option for weekend trips or overnight hikes with its padded back panel and shoulder straps for extra comfort purposes on any one of your adventures.

#5. Gregory Deva 80


The Women’s Gregory Deva 80 is made for those long backcountry trips or weekends with its legendary ventilated suspension handles to handle heavy loads with ease on any type of terrain ranging from beginner to challenging.

MSRP: $349
Weight: 4 lbs
Material: Ripstop Nylon

#6. Osprey Ariel AG 65


The Women’s Osprey Ariel AG 65 pack features Anti-Gravity suspension and a custom-moldable hipbelt to distribute the weight. It is a reliable, outfitter-friendly pack with plenty of room for all your hiking and camping gear.

MSRP: $310
Weight: 4 lbs
Material: Nylon
Color: Tidal Blue 

#7. Osprey Lumina 45


The Women’s Osprey Lumina 45 pack is ventilated and strong for streamlined weekends or thru-hikes and is the most comfortable and ventilated women’s-specific pack ever made for lightweight backpacking and hiking purposes.

MSRP: $250
Weight: 1 lb. 12 oz.
Material: Cordura Silnylon
Color: Cyan Silver

#8. Kelty Redcloud 80


The Women’s Kelty Redcloud 80 pack is perfect for those long-distance backpacking treks to carry all your gear along the way. It is a reliable, outfitter-friendly pack with room for all your gear on any adventure you choose.

MSRP: $110 
Weight: 5 lbs. 1 oz.
Material: Denier Polyester
Color: Dark Shadow 

#9. Deuter Lite 45

The lightweight and ventilated Women’s Deuter Aircontact Lite 45 + 10 SL pack is built tough to accompany you on all your outdoor adventures when out for a day hike or spending a weekend backpacking in the mountains.

MSRP: $200
Weight: 3 lbs 12 oz. 
Material: Polyester
Color: Arctic/Navy

#10. Gregory Amber 60


The Women’s Gregory Amber 60 works great for any long weekend backpacking trip or day hike you set out on with its streamlined profile and adjustable TrailFlex suspension. 

MSRP: $135
Weight: 3 lbs 9 oz.
Material: Polyester
Color: Chili Pepper Red