KS Ultralight KS50 vs RAINS Rucksack

  • Great for ultralight backpacking
  • Durable and lightweight
  • Minimalist design
  • Comfortable to carry for long periods of time
  • Good for climbing, snowshoeing, skiing
  • Great for travel
  • Looks great and discreet
  • Durable but not water resistant
  • Not enough pockets
  • Folds in the bottom

Reviews by Topic

Our analysis shows how reviewers feel about different topics. Please note these are not full reviews.


KS Ultralight KS50
KS Ultralight Gear Alpisack Backpack Review
The KS Ultralight Gear Alpisack is a comfortable and well-appointed frameless winter and climbing backpack.RecommendationThe KS Ultralight Gear Alpisack is 50 liter frameless backpack that weighs just over a pound. It’s very easy to use and super comfortable to carry, the quality of the sewing is excellent, the materials used are durable and high quality, and the fittings are all well executed
2 months ago
Read more
RAINS Rucksack
Rains Backpack Review | Pack Hacker
Rains Backpack | Organizing main compartment..We walk away from the Rains Backpack with a few key take-aways, not least of which are the less-than-ideal shoulder straps and its fiddly adjustment, the subpar internal visibility for this black variant, and the interior pocket’s zipper that was prone to jamming
5 months ago
Read more