Freetime – Salinas 25 ($20) Great daypack for all around use. Small enough to be easy to carry but large enough to cram a days worth of fun into.
MEC – Brio 50($75)
This top-loading pack has a side-access zipper, an extendable or removable lid, and multiple lash points to make hauling and organizing your gear a snap, even on overnighters or weekends. 50L capacity (Standard).
Deuter – Futura 42 AC (($65)
?Ç‚Ä¢ MeshTex covered foam shoulder straps ?Ç‚Ä¢ Top stabilizer straps ?Ç‚Ä¢ Side compression straps ?Ç‚Ä¢ Bilaminate foam waist belt with zipper pocket ?Ç‚Ä¢ Side bellows pockets ?Ç‚Ä¢ Mesh side pockets ?Ç‚Ä¢ Built-in rain cover ?Ç‚Ä¢ Zippered compartment separator ?Ç‚Ä¢ Two front zipper pockets ?Ç‚Ä¢ Top lid pocket ?Ç‚Ä¢ Hiking pole and ice axe loops ?Ç‚Ä¢ Hydration system compatible (not included)