Old Military Surplus style pack is still the most versatile for a variety of needs.
See how this video displays a lot of ways to make your pack fit your needs for any hiking or camping occasion.
This video also shows how easy it is to repair and replace any aspect of the pack.
Priced well, as it is abundant on eBay and military outlet stores.
Published on 19 Oct 2012
Sensible Survival Presents: “The No.1 Survival Backpack” which is the Military Surplus Alice Pack. It’s high value for the money spent, it’s extremely rugged and Durable, it’s highly versatile and the add on Cargo Shelf takes this pack to a whole new level.
Howdy. I've been hiking most of my life. I spent my young boyhood hiking up and down the mountains in Hell's Canyon, bordering Oregon & Idaho with my father. He taught me important wilderness skills that I have passed on to my own sons. Since growing up in Idaho and hiking all over the Sawtooth and Selway wilderness areas, I have since hiked in the Andes and several trips diving and hiking in Antarctica, including the "Footsteps of Shackleton" expedition. I was also active in National Ski Patrol for 15 years, including Avalanche control and rescue. Since then I have become a Doctor of Trauma & Orthopaedics at Oxford England with an interest in Expedition Medicine.
My son, Jeremy is now the main hiker in the family with weekend hikes throughout the summer and will share his adventures.