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Backpacking Backpacks Rental


The key to any outing is a properly fitted, comfortable, and functional backpack. This is why we rent backpacking backpacks from Mountainsmith and Deuter — two of the most recognized and admired outdoor companies in the industry. Whether you need to rent a child carrier, a daypack, an ultralight or super-capacity backpack, Mountain Side Gear Rental has the backpack rentals you need for your hiking trip.

Need to rent more than just a backpack for your adventure? Checkout our value-packed Backpacking Rental Bundles


Simple backpacks for day hikes or urban adventures.

  • Deep pockets for water bottles and lots of storage
  • Fits just about every type and size of body
  • 18 Liter capacity perfect for a short hike or around the campground
  • 38 and 40 Liter capacity packs are great for longer hikes or an overnight trip and include a rain cover


Perfect for climbing a 14er and enough storage for a 1-4 night trek.

  • All include rain covers
  • Available in Female Specific models
  • Fit most torsos and body sizes
  • Perfect for the trek across Europe or the Camino de Santiago
  • 38 and 40 liter capacity packs are ideal for overnight trips
  • 50 and 55 liter capacity packs for the ultralight trekker. Carefully packed they are great for 1-5 night trips


The workhorses of our backpack rental fleet. Ideal for weekend trips or the bucket list trip along the Continental Divide Trail.

  • Fully adjustable to fit torsos 15″-21″ in length – all backpacks can be fit to almost all body shapes and sizes
  • All include rain covers
  • Available in female specific models
  • 50-65 liter capacity packs capable of just about any trek
  • 65-85 liter capacity packs can carry loads of over 100 pounds and are designed for serious treks
  • These packs have multiple access points to the main compartment in three ways: from the top, from the lower compartment, and through a huge U-shaped front opening


Rent the best selling, award-winning Kid Comfort II made by Deuter. This is the only child carrier certified and approved by the Juvenile Products Manufacturers Association due to its awesomness.

  • Comes with the sun roof and rain cover
  • Carry a 45 pound child in comfort with the adjustable seat and stir-ups
  • Fully adjustable to the parent – will fit almost any torso and body size
  • Pull-forward hip belt construction; easy adjustment even when laden
  • Plenty of storage and hydration bladder capable