Osprey Farpoint 40 vs Osprey Talon 36 Pack - Men's

  • Great for carry on in regional/business/commercial aircraft
  • Durable, worth every penny you will spend
  • Main compartment is great
  • Laptop storage and smaller pockets for even more organization
  • Great for an 8+hr day hike if you also get the 3.0L water bladder
  • Zipper on outside pocket zipped closed with wallet and phone inside
  • Could Not unzip even with plyers
  • Two lines are intended for different use cases, and are optimized for each
  • Comfortable pack without a lot of wasted space or

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Comfort

Osprey Farpoint 40
Just...perfect
Got this for our European trip...while that has since been cancelled, I did load this backpack up and wear it for 1/2 the day at home just to make sure it would be comfortable for long trips. I fell in love with this backpack and would highly recommend it. I'm looking forward to our trip (hopefully ...
5/5
ARA
2 years ago
amazon.com
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Osprey Talon 36 Pack - Men's
Great overnighter, mountaineer or minimalist thru-hiker
I've had the opportunity to test out a variety of Osprey packs. This is the smallest internal frame pack I've used, along with the Talon 44 and two Aethers, the 65 and the 85 Plus. The two lines are intended for different use cases, and are optimized for each. The Talon series shares a lot of common...
5/5
Greg
1 year ago
amazon.com
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Hiking

Osprey Farpoint 40
7 Months Backpacking - Great Quality
I spent 7 months backpacking with this backpack - through the Himalayas, strapped to motorcycles, across beaches, and more. It looks almost new. The zippers are great quality, the straps are comfortable, and the storage layout is perfect. The zippers lock, there are water bottle pouches, you can han...
5/5
Callahan
5 years ago
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Osprey Talon 36 Pack - Men's
Can't go wrong with Osprey!
Perfect for an 8+hr day hike if you also get the 3.0L water bladder. This pack will hold all you could need for a day & your camera gear as well.
5/5
LowSociety
1 year ago
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Strap

Osprey Farpoint 40
Great pack
Great pack for traveling. This is a very convenient back pack for on the go. Way better than pulling a roller suit case or a duffel bag. I can pack about a week’s worth of clothes and still have enough room for other items. Great weight distribution when you adjust your straps and clip em in. The st...
5/5
Matthew Kinne
3 years ago
amazon.com
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Osprey Talon 36 Pack - Men's
Great overnighter, mountaineer or minimalist thru-hiker
I've had the opportunity to test out a variety of Osprey packs. This is the smallest internal frame pack I've used, along with the Talon 44 and two Aethers, the 65 and the 85 Plus. The two lines are intended for different use cases, and are optimized for each. The Talon series shares a lot of common...
5/5
Greg
1 year ago
amazon.com
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