Highlander Discovery Rucksack 65L Perfect for back packers, campers, and essential for any festival. The discovery is well worth taking a look at if you are after an affordable yet top spec rucksack.
What are the main features of the Highlander Discovery Rucksack ?
The large main compartment comes complete with a draw cord divider making it simple to store the stuff you aren’t going to need throughout the day. The lid pocket with an extra internal zip pocket offers a great space to store items you may want to be easily accessible such as a wallet, compass or map. If you are planning on some serious trekking, there is a loop for for your walking pole or even your ice axe if you are in more treacherous conditions.
For comfort purposes, the straps come with added compression as well as an Air Mesh back system and fully adjustable chest straps. To make sure everything sits just right on the hips, the Discovery comes with a fully padded waist belt and on the subject of the waist belt, there is a zip pocket within it, once more giving you storage space that is easy to get to.
Here at Planet Camping we are well aware of the weather conditions you may face whilst trekking, especially on these shores! So to make sure all of your kit stays nice and dry regardless of the weather, it comes complete with an integrated rain cover in bright yellow. Not only will it keep you dry but it will keep you seen in bad lighting conditions.
What will I be able to fit into it?
With a 65 liter capacity, it comes under the ‘medium’ sized specification of rucksacks, making it perfect for an overnight trip away. Packed smartly, you will have ample room for all of your kit, roll mats, sleeping bag etc. Made from a durable 240 hex ripstop polyester, it’s made to last regardless of whats thrown at it. Weighing just 1.45kg, it’s not going to add unnecessary bulk to your kit and in-fact given its capacity it is in fact far less cumbersome than some of the alternatives out there. Offering far more than a regular day pack would, yet not weighing you down the Discovery strikes the perfect balance between storage space whilst remaining comfortable to carry.