Kelty Lakota 65 Backpack - 3900cu in - $179.95

If you plan on backpacking around the Lake Tahoe area or deep into Glacier National Park, pick up the Kelty Lakota 65 Backpack. This affordable, full-sized backpack features a spacious main compartment that holds your gear and food for a week of trekking in the wilderness. Plus, its separate sleeping bag compartment makes it easy to pull out your bag without totally unpacking, and a side-access zipper lets you quickly grab gear or a puffy when the weather gets a bit chilly. - $179.95