A hiking backpack from Academy Sports will hold everything you need while exploring the rough and rugged outdoors. Our assortment of backpacks for hiking are made from sturdy, durable and high denier count materials like polyester and nylon to ensure that your pack will withstand the trails right along with you. We feature hiking backpacks with water- and weather-resistant finishes that provide an extra layer of protection and resilience so neither you nor your pack need to stop for bad weather. For short treks, choose a small hiking backpack to hold everything you need with less weight. For longer trips, we offer a range of hiking backpacks that include zippered and buckled pockets and top-loading compartments for secure and streamlined storage, plus internal frames for support. Shop trusted name brands like JanSport and CamelBak to find the best hiking backpack for you!