Patagonia Black Hole Mini MLC vs UltrAspire Epic XT Hydration Pack

  • Made for travel
  • Lightweight
  • Comfortable straps and back panel
  • Good for short hikes or day trips
  • Fits a laptop up to 15 inches in size
  • Great for day hikes
  • Comfortable straps
  • Lightweight xt fabric
  • Comes in one size only
  • 15 liter capacity

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Patagonia Black Hole Mini MLC
Best Travel Backpacks of 2022 - GearLab
The characteristic we are most impressed with is its packability.
5 months ago
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UltrAspire Epic XT Hydration Pack
Great weight and pockets but some discomfort
I recently purchased the UltraAspire Epic XT hydration pack for a series of day hikes in the Sierras, including Palisade Glacier and Mt. Whitney. Over a ten day period, I wore the pack for 43 hours, covering 70 miles and 18,000 feet of elevation gain (and an equal amount of elevation loss).
This pa...
2 years ago
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