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Best Pack Accessories (Dry Bags, Stuff Sacks, Packing Cells etc...)

Best Pack Accessories (Dry Bags, Stuff Sacks, Packing Cells etc...)

Roll-Top, Drawcord & Zippered Pack Accessories Preface The purpose of most of the items outlined in this post, aside from providing some form of protection, is to make packing and unpacking in [...] Read more

Best 40L (to 60L) Sub Zero Mountain Pack

Best 40L (to 60L) Sub Zero Mountain Pack

Blue Ice's Warthog 40 (pre-2019) Preface As always, we're looking at the Blue Ice Warthog 40 from the point of view of long distance trekking over tough terrain. We're (still) big fans of Karrimor [...] Read more

Scramble Floating Pocket Pro (Map Bag) - Final Release

Scramble Floating Pocket Pro (Map Bag) - Final Release

Scramble's Floating Pocket Pro (UL Map Bag) Preface To see why we made the (original) Floating Pockets in the first place, please refer to "Scramble Floating Pocket (Map Bag) - Final Release". [...] Read more

Best ~4 Litre Belt Bag (Pouch)

Best ~4 Litre Belt Bag (Pouch)

Scramble's Machine 4L Belt Bag Preface A couple of things to note. Firstly, the item photographed in this review is a prototype, as such the finishing is a little rough and ready; the product images [...] Read more

Scramble Tower 11L Pack Extender Side Pod - Final Release

Scramble Tower 11L Pack Extender Side Pod - Final Release

Scramble's Tower 11L Pack Extender The Tower is a full-zip, detachable, large capacity side pod / side pocket / side pouch designed to hold all the gear the long distance trekker may need to quickly [...] Read more

Best Backpack Side Pocket (Rucksack Side Pouch, Cell, Pod)

Best Backpack Side Pocket (Rucksack Side Pouch, Cell, Pod)

Scramble's Tower 11L Full Zip Pack Extender Preface To understand why we made the Towers read our post "The Problem with Pouches, Pockets and Dry Bags". In addition we've outlined the reasoning [...] Read more

Best Water Bottle & Carry Pouch (MOLLE, Belt System)

Best Water Bottle & Carry Pouch (MOLLE, Belt System)

US GI 1 Quart Canteen & Bulldog Tactical Gear's Laser MOLLE Medium Upright Utility Pouch Preface This review will be most relevant to those who prefer climbing or military "patrol" packs that [...] Read more

Best Modular 30 Litre to 55 Litre Trekking Pack

Best Modular 30 Litre to 55 Litre Trekking Pack

Karrimor SF's Predator 30 MOLLE Pack Preface: "Karrimor SF" is NOT "Karrimor" As always, we're looking at the Karrimor SF Predator 30 from the point of view of long distance trekking over tough [...] Read more

Best ~20 Litre Pack

Best ~20 Litre Pack

Blue Ice's Dragonfly 18L Packable Backpack (pre-2019) Preface: Dragonfly 18L v.2 (2017 - good), v.3 (2019 - not good) 2019 (v.3) - The Bad I hope we're not going to have to add Blue Ice to the list [...] Read more


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