You should definitely try out any of the big names before buying. At a minimum Exo, Kifaru, and Mystery Ranch.
As said above, load lifters are a must.
The Eberlestock bag is great. The suspension is not great for heavy loads. I did one trip a mature muley and camp in mine 4 plus miles, but it was not a pleasant experience.
I currently have a Kuiu Pro 7200. It is okay. The fit is not good enough for me to carry heavy loads comfortably. I am a tough fit, not the packs fault.
I will have a Kifaru next just because they have 26" frame length.
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in place to replace the potential lost
funds for conservation. If hunting and
angling end, funding for wildlife
conservation, including enforcement of
all wildlife laws, will be jeopardized.
Hunters, anglers and shooters actively
support wildlife conservation through
tangible actions such as buying licenses
and paying taxes on hunting, fishing and
shooting equipment. Why are hunters and
anglers so willing to support
conservation through their pocketbooks?
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