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Packing Lists

Road Trip Packing List

Packing List

Road Trip Packing List

The ultimate packing list including all of the road trip essentials you need to travel by car. We cover it all: men’s and women’s focused items from bags, to clothing and toiletries, to cooking supplies, and more.

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Budget Packing List

Packing List

Budget Packing List

Our Budget Packing List is full of the best inexpensive travel gear we could find. Everything you need to travel the world, without those hefty pricetags.

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Earth Friendly Sustainable Packing List

Packing List

Earth Friendly Sustainable Packing List

Our Earth Friendly Sustainable Packing List is full of ethical, sustainable, and zero-waste products. Everything you need to travel the world, minus the guilt.

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Digital Nomad Packing List

Packing List

Digital Nomad Packing List

The ultimate packing list for traveling the world as a digital nomad with a backpack. We cover it all: men’s and women’s focused items from clothes to tech to toiletries and more.

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Guides

Cotopaxi Fuego Down Jacket

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Our Ultimate Gift Guide for Gear Enthusiasts

Not sure what to get the gear enthusiasts in your life? Lucky for you, we've put together the ultimate list of the best everyday & travel gear gift ideas that we’ve found so far.

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Best Laptop Bag Guide

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Best Laptop Bag

We break down how to choose the best laptop bag by style, laptop protection, organization, modes of carry including backpacks, totes, messengers, & more.

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Reading A Map | Road Trip Guide

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The Ultimate Road Trip Guide

In this road trip guide, we’ll tell you everything you need to know to have an epic, worthy-of-the-big-screen road trip. From planning to packing to staying safe.

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Lots Of Duffle Bags

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How to Choose the Best Duffle Bag for You

In this duffle bag guide, we'll help you find the best duffle bag for your needs. From one bag travel to weekend adventures to the daily grind.

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How To Choose The Best Sling Bag For You

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How to Choose the Best Sling Bag for You

In this travel sling bag guide, we’ll walk you through everything you need to know to find the best sling bag that will work for you. We cover it all.

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Best Daypack For Travel | Pack Hacker

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How To Choose The Best Travel Daypack For You

The best travel daypack is unique for each person. We break down how to choose into 7 easy sections, including packs that are compressible, packable, expandable, and more.

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Gear Reviews

8.2
The North Face Daypack

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Daypack by The North Face

For a heritage backpack by a reputable brand, check out The North Face Daypack. It lacks internal organization but is spacious enough for EDC and short trips.

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7.8
Topologie Brick Pouch

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Brick Pouch by Topologie

Carrying a water bottle with a crossbody pouch is a big benefit of the Topologie Brick Pouch, even though it impacts pocket space.

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7.5
Aer Packing Cube V2

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Packing Cubes (V2) by Aer

The Aer Packing Cubes’ used clothing compartment keeps your threads cleverly separated, though we wish there was a size smaller than the 6-liter cube.

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Apple iPhone Leather Wallet with MagSafe

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iPhone Leather Wallet with MagSafe by Apple

The Apple iPhone Leather Wallet with MagSafe is sleek and feels durable, though we had issues with it slipping off of our phone.

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8.4
Aer Tech Folio 16"

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Tech Folio 16″ by Aer

The Aer Tech Folio 16 packs in your laptop and its accessories comfortably, though we wish we could attach a strap to carry it messenger-style.

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7.5
WANDRD Essential Camera Cube

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Essential Camera Cube by WANDRD

The WANDRD Essential Camera Cube can pull double-duty as a makeshift camera sling, though its lack of secondary pockets keeps it from overreaching.

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The Blog

How To Pack A Carry-on

How To Pack A Carry-On For One Bag Travel

Step by step instructions for the best way to pack a carry-on for minimal one bag travel.

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Staycation Ideas | Go camping at home

15 Staycation Ideas for Weekend Trips or Staying Home

Explore locally and discover some hidden gems with these staycation ideas. Or just stay home, build a blanket fort in your living room, and make s’mores.

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The Best Travel Accessories for Your Next Trip

The Best Travel Accessories for Your Next Trip

Step your game up with the best travel accessories. From organizers to tech, to unique items—we’ve covered all the essentials so you can have an excellent trip.

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Huckberry Cyber Monday Sale

Gear to check out: Cyber Monday at Huckberry

Load up on durable, innovative gear during Huckberry’s Cyber Monday Sale. Find deals on headphones, camera backpacks, a portable “gym,” and more.

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