Welcome to our Rucsacks section, mainly backpacking rucksacks but that's what we love. You'll only find lightweight backpacking rucksacks because who wants to carry weight they don't need to, we seekout and test the lightest backpacks available and we select the best from big brands and smaller companies alike.

  • Granite Gear Virga 2 54 Litre Rucksack Granite Gear Virga 2 54 Litre Rucksack

    Granite Gear

    Virga 2 54 Litre Rucksack

    Weighs
    524g
    Capacity:
    54 Litres
    Weighs:
    524g
    Frame:
    Frameless
    Padding:
    No Padding

    One of the few packs of backpacking capacity without any kind of frame. If you use a closed cell foam mat you can line the pack with it then put the rest of your gear inside the tube. This arrangement makes a quite sturdy carry so long as the total.…

    £169.99
  • Gossamer Gear Gorilla 50 Ultralight Rucksack Gossamer Gear Gorilla 50 Ultralight Rucksack

    Gossamer Gear

    Gorilla 50 Ultralight Rucksack

    Weighs
    858g (based on size Medium)
    Capacity:
    50 Litres
    Weighs:
    858g (based on size Medium)
    Frame:
    Internal Frame
    Padding:
    Padded Back

    Gossamer Gear's new Gorilla 50 sees an additional 10L in capacity with an overall weight reduction on the previous version. This already ultralight rucksack is a great option for gram counters who still want a full feature set. Gossamer Gear...

    £289.99
  • Top Pick
    Gossamer Gear Mariposa 60 Rucksack Gossamer Gear Mariposa 60 Rucksack

    Gossamer Gear

    Mariposa 60 Rucksack

    Weighs
    904g (based on size Medium)
    Capacity:
    60 Litres
    Weighs:
    904g (based on size Medium)
    Frame:
    Internal Frame
    Padding:
    Padded Back
    UOG Top Picks:
    Yes

    UOG TOP PICK - Gossamer Gear Mariposa 60 Rucksack - it is our lightest weight pack with a large 60L capacity. A classic ultralight thru-hiking pack and amazingly comfortable with some clever storage ideas. All backpacking packs should have a tent...

    £309.99
  • Six Moon Designs Swift V Rucksack Six Moon Designs Swift V Rucksack

    Six Moon Designs

    Swift V Rucksack

    Weighs
    910g
    Capacity:
    49 Litres
    Weighs:
    910g
    Frame:
    Internal Frame
    Padding:
    No Padding

    The Swift V is streamlined and efficient, just like the Swift X, but with a more budget-friendly price. The modular design means it easily configures to become your perfect pack for any adventure, be it a quick overnight trip or a calendar year tripl…

    From: £264.99
  • Six Moon Designs Swift X Liteskin Rucksack Six Moon Designs Swift X Liteskin Rucksack

    Six Moon Designs

    Swift X Liteskin Rucksack

    Weighs
    915g
    Weighs:
    915g
    Capacity:
    49 Litres
    Frame:
    Internal Frame
    Padding:
    No Padding

    An updated classic, that now comes in a variety of configurations, meaning you get a pack , tailored to you. Six Moon Designs says:  Streamlined and efficient, the Swift X is designed to go where you go. The Swift X is a modern take on a time-te…

    £279.99
    RRP: £299.99 | Save: £20.00
  • Six Moon Designs Minimalist V2 Rucksack Six Moon Designs Minimalist V2 Rucksack

    Six Moon Designs

    Minimalist V2 Rucksack

    Weighs
    1004g
    Capacity:
    59L
    Frame:
    Frameless
    Padding:
    Padded Back
    Weighs:
    1004g

    The Minimalist V2 still has the perfect amount of space for all your gear and a lightweight suspension that adds just enough support but now with larger, more secure stash pockets. Six Moon Designs says:  Despite being called the Minimalist, thi…

    From: £259.99
  • Top Pick
    Sierra Designs Flex Capacitor 40-60L Rucksack Sierra Designs Flex Capacitor 40-60L Rucksack

    Sierra Designs

    Flex Capacitor 40-60L Rucksack

    Weighs
    1168g (Sml/Med size)
    UOG Top Picks:
    Yes
    Capacity:
    60 Litres
    Weighs:
    1168g (Sml/Med size)
    Frame:
    Internal Frame
    Padding:
    Padded Back

    UOG TOP PICK - Sierra Designs Flex Capacitor - one of the most versatile packs with a capacity that can be adjusted from 40 to 60L. Some great design features round off a fantastic pack. The Flex Capacitor is a modern classic, renowned for its light…

    £164.99
    RRP: £174.99 | Save: £10.00
  • Exped Lightning 60 Rucksack

    Exped

    Lightning 60 Rucksack

    Weighs
    1180g
    Capacity:
    60L
    Frame:
    Internal Frame
    Padding:
    No Padding
    Weighs:
    1180g

    The hugely popular Lightning Pack from Exped has seen a significant update with new materials resulting in a lighter, tougher and more comfortable design. The adjustable nature and minimalist design has been retained and this version will undoubtedly…

    £159.99
    RRP: £174.99 | Save: £15.00
  • Osprey 2022 Womens Eja 58 Rucksack Osprey 2022 Womens Eja 58 Rucksack

    Osprey

    2022 Womens Eja 58 Rucksack

    Weighs
    1240g (Med/Lge size)
    Eco Initiatives:
    Recycled Content
    Rucksack Filters:
    Padded Back, Internal Frame
    Capacity:
    58 Litres
    Weighs:
    1240g (Med/Lge size)
    Frame:
    Internal Frame
    Padding:
    Suspended Back System

    A great backpacking rucksack that has all the features you would expect to see on a technical backpacking rucksack double its weight. It has a rigid harness with a substantial airflow gap and its weight can be stripped a further 120grams Osprey says …

    £164.99
    RRP: £179.99 | Save: £15.00
  • Osprey 2022 Womens Eja 48 Rucksack Osprey 2022 Womens Eja 48 Rucksack

    Osprey

    2022 Womens Eja 48 Rucksack

    Weighs
    1250g (Med/Lge size)
    Eco Initiatives:
    Recycled Content
    Rucksack Filters:
    Padded Back, Internal Frame
    Rucksack Capacity:
    48 Litres
    Weighs:
    1250g (Med/Lge size)
    Frame:
    Internal Frame
    Padding:
    Suspended Back System

    We're working out what we think - we'll add our view here! Osprey says For the perfect women's pack to carry when every ounce matters but you still need to count on your backpacking pack for a supportive carry, the Eja is just the ticket. Reach for …

    £159.99
    RRP: £169.99 | Save: £10.00
  • Top Pick
    Osprey 2022 Exos 58 Rucksack Osprey 2022 Exos 58 Rucksack

    Osprey

    2022 Exos 58 Rucksack

    Weighs
    1298g (Small/Medium size)
    Eco Initiatives:
    Recycled Content
    Rucksack:
    58 Litres
    Weighs:
    1298g (Small/Medium size)
    Frame:
    Internal Frame
    Padding:
    Suspended Back System
    UOG Top Picks:
    Yes

    UOG TOP PICK - Osprey Exos rucksacks - newly updated and the hipbelt pockets are back! The previous model was let down only by that big omission. It’s now firmly back in our Top Picks list due to being great value, comfortable and ideal for...

    £164.99
    RRP: £179.99 | Save: £15.00
  • Gregory Focal 58 Rucksack Gregory Focal 58 Rucksack

    Gregory

    Focal 58 Rucksack

    Capacity:
    58 Litres
    Frame:
    Internal Frame
    Padding:
    Padded Back

    The Gregory Focal is a bag that offers all of the features that you need while still managing to be lightweight and comfortable.  Gregory says: Ultralight performance with only the features you need (and none that you don't). The Focal 58L combi…

    £179.99
    RRP: £194.99 | Save: £15.00
  • Big Agnes Prospector 50 Litre Rucksack Big Agnes Prospector 50 Litre Rucksack

    Big Agnes

    Prospector 50 Litre Rucksack

    Weighs
    1399 (Medium)
    Capacity:
    50L
    Frame:
    Internal Frame
    Padding:
    Padded Back
    Weighs:
    1399 (Medium)

    A vast 50L rucksack with plenty of additional storage, with the addition of an innovative zipped back panel, for those who want a little more comfort on the trail. Big Agnes says:  Your pack shouldn’t weigh more than the gear inside,...

    £184.99
    RRP: £199.99 | Save: £15.00
  • Top Pick
    Granite Gear Womens Blaze 60 Rucksack Granite Gear Womens Blaze 60 Rucksack

    Granite Gear

    Womens Blaze 60 Rucksack

    Weighs
    1454g (Regular size)
    UOG Top Picks:
    Yes
    Capacity:
    60 Litres
    Weighs:
    1454g (Regular size)
    Frame:
    Internal Frame
    Padding:
    Padded Back

    UOG TOP PICK - Granite Gear Blaze 60 Rucksack - it is still a lightweight pack despite the fact that it is hardwearing and built to carry heavier loads. It is comfortable and full featured which makes the low weight even more impressive. The new Wom…

    £299.99
  • Granite Gear Blaze 60 Rucksack Granite Gear Blaze 60 Rucksack

    Granite Gear

    Blaze 60 Rucksack

    Weighs
    1470g (Regular size)
    UOG Top Picks:
    Yes
    Capacity:
    60 Litres
    Weighs:
    1470g (Regular size)
    Frame:
    Internal Frame
    Padding:
    Padded Back

    UOG TOP PICK - Granite Gear Blaze 60 Rucksack - it is still a lightweight pack despite the fact that it is hardwearing and built to carry heavier loads. It is comfortable and full featured which makes the low weight even more impressive. The new Bla…

    £299.99
  • Granite Gear Womens Perimeter 50 Litre Rucksack Granite Gear Womens Perimeter 50 Litre Rucksack

    Granite Gear

    Womens Perimeter 50 Litre Rucksack

    Weighs
    1474g (based on size Regular)
    Capacity:
    50 Litres
    Weighs:
    1474g (based on size Regular)
    Frame:
    Internal Frame
    Padding:
    Padded Back

    The Perimeter provides adjustability, versatility and comfort. This is a great pack that is top quality and uses a number of innovative features to enhance the fit and comfort for users.  Granite Gear says Body Diversity every person has a uniq…

    £169.99
    RRP: £209.99 | Save: £40.00
  • Granite Gear Perimeter 50 Litre Rucksack Granite Gear Perimeter 50 Litre Rucksack

    Granite Gear

    Perimeter 50 Litre Rucksack

    Weighs
    1500g (based on size Regular)
    Capacity:
    50 Litres
    Weighs:
    1500g (based on size Regular)
    Frame:
    Internal Frame
    Padding:
    Padded Back

    The Perimeter provides adjustability, versatility and comfort. This is a great pack that is top quality and uses a number of innovative features to enhance the fit and comfort for users.  Granite Gear says Body Diversity every person has a uniq…

    £169.99
    RRP: £209.99 | Save: £40.00
  • Gregory Womens Maven 45 Rucksack Gregory Womens Maven 45 Rucksack

    Gregory

    Womens Maven 45 Rucksack

    Weighs
    1513g (excludes raincover)
    Weighs:
    1513g (excludes raincover)
    Capacity:
    45 Litres
    Frame:
    Frameless
    Padding:
    Padded Back

    An incredibly comfortable, long-distance walking pack. Durable and packed with features. Gregory says:  The Maven feature an innovative hybrid suspension system that cleverly combines a free floating lower back system with a breathable on-the-ba…

    £174.99
    RRP: £189.99 | Save: £15.00
  • Gregory Paragon 48 Rucksack Gregory Paragon 48 Rucksack

    Gregory

    Paragon 48 Rucksack

    Weighs
    1532g (Sml/Med size)
    Capacity:
    48 Litres
    Weighs:
    1532g (Sml/Med size)
    Padding:
    Padded Back
    Frame:
    Internal Frame

    The Paragon has been a staple in the range for some years. This 48L pack is surprisingly light for the wide range of features, high level of comfort, durability and carry capacity it delivers.  Gregory says A tight, versatile package for fast-p…

    £162.99
    RRP: £174.99 | Save: £12.00
  • Exped Womens Thunder 50 Rucksack Exped Womens Thunder 50 Rucksack

    Exped

    Womens Thunder 50 Rucksack

    Weighs
    1536g
    Eco Initiatives:
    PFC Free
    Capacity:
    50 Litres
    Weighs:
    1536g
    Frame:
    Internal Frame
    Padding:
    Padded Back

    Exped have given the hugely popular Thunder a massive overhaul and it looks great! Updated style that has resulted in a lighter, tougher and more comfortable pack. Exped says Thunder is a trekking pack with a superb weight to volume/feature ratio. T…

    £179.99
    RRP: £209.99 | Save: £30.00
  • Gregory Womens Maven 55 Rucksack Gregory Womens Maven 55 Rucksack

    Gregory

    Womens Maven 55 Rucksack

    Weighs
    1553g (based on medium size)
    Weighs:
    1553g (based on medium size)
    Capacity:
    55 Litres
    Frame:
    Internal Frame
    Padding:
    Padded Back

    An incredibly comfortable, long-distance walking pack. Durable and packed with features. Gregory says:  The Maven feature an innovative hybrid suspension system that cleverly combines a free floating lower back system with a breathable on-the-ba…

    £192.99
    RRP: £209.99 | Save: £17.00
  • Gregory Zulu 55 Rucksack Gregory Zulu 55 Rucksack

    Gregory

    Zulu 55 Rucksack

    Weighs
    1630g (Sml/Med size)
    Capacity:
    55L
    Frame:
    Internal Frame
    Padding:
    No Padding
    Weighs:
    1630g (Sml/Med size)

    The Zulu range is packed full of innovative and practical features which are then combined with a very comfortable fit to make this pack great for a range of trips. This 35L version is ideal for day trips and minimalist overnight camps. Gregory...

    £162.99
  • Gregory Stout 60 Rucksack Gregory Stout 60 Rucksack

    Gregory

    Stout 60 Rucksack

    Weighs
    1656g
    Eco Initiatives:
    Recycled Content
    Capacity:
    60 Litres
    Weighs:
    1656g
    Frame:
    Internal Frame
    Padding:
    Padded Back

    The Stout range is rugged and practical. The adjustable back length allows you to get the best fit possible while generous padding and a well thought out design maximise comfort. This 60L version is ideal for multi-day adventures. Gregory says Large.…

    £157.99
    RRP: £169.99 | Save: £12.00
  • Big Agnes Womens Garnet 60 Litre Rucksack Big Agnes Womens Garnet 60 Litre Rucksack

    Big Agnes

    Womens Garnet 60 Litre Rucksack

    Weighs
    1694g
    Capacity:
    60 Litres
    Frame:
    Internal Frame
    Padding:
    Padded Back
    Weighs:
    1694g

    A vast 60 L rucksack with plenty of additional storage, for those who want a little more comfort on the trail. Big Agnes says:  You can pack lighter and faster with the Big Agnes Garnet 60L women’s pack. Packs for women, designed by women.…

    £229.99
    RRP: £249.99 | Save: £20.00
  • Gregory Womens Amber 55 Rucksack Gregory Womens Amber 55 Rucksack

    Gregory

    Womens Amber 55 Rucksack

    Weighs
    1722g
    Weighs:
    1722g
    Capacity:
    55 Litres
    Frame:
    Internal Frame
    Padding:
    Padded Back

    The Gregory Amber is a female specific pack that offers a high level of comfort and all the features that you need for all day hikes or multi day trips.  Gregory says: At home in a slot canyon or the alpine, the Amber 55 carries all your gear...

    £157.99
    RRP: £169.99 | Save: £12.00

Shop our wide range of the lightest rucksacks available, we have backpacking rucksacks from specialist ultralight suppliers such as Gossamer Gear, Granite Gear and Six Moon Designs as well as 'lightest in class' backpackers from more established brands such as Osprey, Gregory and Exped.  We also have a full range of running packs & vests such as those from Ultimate Direction and Montane. You'll also find our Bum Bags and Kitbags in this section.

 

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