If you have decided for yourself, an adventure of a life time, you are on your right track. What propels your freedom and escape from daily monotony is your choice of a perfect rucksack. It is a staple item in men’s wardrobe because it reflects their obsession with travelling, adventure and escape.
A large rucksack is an ideal choice for any adventurous trip; from an extending camping or hiking to backpacking around the globe. These rucksacks are designed in such a way that they are able to hold a substantial amount of luggage conveniently as it has plenty of pockets for storage. If you are wondering how do I buy a rucksack due to wide variety in the market, then follow the guidelines below:
Let us look in detail different elements of rucksack to buy one that is ideal for our use.
Element of comfort given by the Rucksack:
If you are planning a backpacking or a hiking trip for a week or more, a 40 to 50 kilo rucksack is the best choice giving an ideal capacity for a 10 day trip. However, keep in mind that by carrying such a heavy load on your back can give you a back strain or permanent pain on shoulders. Therefore, if you are opting for such a capacity rucksack for a 10 day trip make sure that it is designed in such a way that it has padded shoulder straps, padded hip belts and has a contoured back panel for comfort.
The factors of your destination:
Heavy-duty rucksacks are made of nylon and polyester material that make them withstand the test of time. Canvas or leather material are also preferable as they are good choice in hard core adventurous backpacking trips. Furthermore, a rucksack that has strong shoulder straps and adjustable hip padded belts are preferable for hiking trips.
So all in all, we need to consider following elements when buying a rucksack: