Tough Traveler's USA-made backpacks are well-known for their superior durability and excellent workmanship and materials. 100% made in our New York factory, they all feature genuine YKK zippers, and are made from 1000 denier Cordura or 400 denier packcloth. We have designed a wide variety of sizes, number and organization of pockets, and colors, so you can pick a backpack for your adventure, travel, or everyday use. If you're tired of buying a new backpack every year, try a Tough Traveler®!

"Let me start with: I LOVE YOUR BAG. My mom got it before I was born and used it for her daily commute. She was still using it when I was a kid but at some point I grew up, moved to the city and it became mine. I used the backpack heavily throughout college and still continue to love it. It is such a well designed bag.... I really really love this backpack. The fact it has to be at least 25 years old blows my mind. It's multigenerational.
Acadia Branch"
--Sept. 2018