2011 Osprey Hornet 46 Backpack Review

by: Dave D’Abate Osprey Packs has been making some of the best packs in the industry for the last 37 years and the new 2011 Hornet 46 is no exception. The Hornet is on of the lightest packs Osprey has ever made at an impressive 22oz. for the 46L size. The features of the Hornet 46, […]

End of the Road with the Elroy

While I may not be writing much more about the Osprey Elroy messenger bag, I do know that it will continue to travel to and from work with me.  The fact that this bag is made almost entirely from recycled materials only adds to its appeal in my view. Read more about this amazing bag […]

Osprey Quasar day/backpack a last look

by Arnie P In addition to a few local hikes I also hiked 3 times in the Franconia Notch area of New Hampshire Three days before I arrived, the area received 13 inches of new snow. The temperatures were in the 70’s the day I arrived and the snow was melting quite rapidly. At night […]

Osprey Hydraulics Raptor 10 Pack Final Update

Over the past month I used the Raptor 10 while mountain biking and while day hiking in Southern California. This is a great pack! The Osprey Hydraulics Raptor 10 is a panel loading hydration pack that is marketed for mountain biking and fast hiking. It has a 600 cu. in. / 10 liter capacity and […]