Hydration packs are designed to make drinking convenient and efficient. You don’t need to stop or even slow down to take a sip of water. you just grab the drink tube that is connected to the water reservoir ( or a bladder).
When you shop for a hydration pack, you need to the capacity, the fit, and some extra features.
TYPES OF HYDRATION PACKS
Find a pack that is suitable for the activities you intend to use it. We have hydration backpacks and hydration waist packs. They are made for different outdoor activities including hiking, running, mountain biking, cycling. The common feature among them is the included hydration reservoir that makes drinking so easy.
HYDRATION PACK CAPACITY
You need to choose a hydration pack that can carry enough water and all your essential gears. 1 liter of water weighs about 2 lbs, you need to think about how much water you really need and whether you will be able to refill along the way.
The gear capacity of a hydration pack ranges from 5 liters to 50 liters. Make a checklist of your gear to figure out how much space you need. Can the pack accommodate your clothes? Does it have enough space for your snacks for the entire trip
HYDRATION PACK FIT
It’s time to find out if the hydration pack you’ve chosen fits you properly. Is the size appropriate for your torso length? Do you have a comfortable snug grip on your hips?
Some hydration packs are available in multiple sizes in order to fit a range of torso lengths. If you are in-between sizes, you can find some packs that have an adjustable suspension that can be modified to fit your torso.
HYDRATION PACK FEATURES
Some features we find bite valve shutoff switch to open and close. The tube portals from the reservoir inside the pack to the exterior to hang over the shoulder. A wide-mouth opening allows you to fi a hand inside the reservoir for easy cleaning.
You can learn more about your packs options by visiting Noblag online today for all your outdoor pack needs.