Filson is a Seattle based company that manufactures exceptional outdoor gears. Since it started in the 1800s, it uses only the best gear materials and methods to create and manufacture bags, clothing, and other accessories. Yes, Filson’s gear can be pricey; however, if you want durable gear that’s going to last for years, you should definitely take a look at Filson’s product line.
One of the best bags Filson offers is the Journeyman Backpack. It is made of Filson’s signature “Tin Cloth and Rugged Twill”. The backpack is comfortable and water repellant. The built, same with all other Filson backpack, is sturdy and resilient. The leather finger loops, iconic bridle leather pulls, and an extra-large brass zipper is great features that make the Filson Journeyman Backpack different from the rest.
This is an exceptionally comfortable and well-designed backpack. It fits right on your shoulders and it’s designed in such a way that it won’t create too much pressure or discomfort on your back and shoulders, even when weighed down. So, even if you’re carrying a 15lb load, the Filson Journeyman Backpack stays in place and feels sturdy on your back due to it’s equally distributed weight.
The backpack has 3 large main compartments: inside front zipper pocket, padded laptop sleeve, and spacious main compartment. The inside front zipper pocket is perfect for your small items and cables while the padded laptop sleeve is sufficient to store a 16-inch laptop. Other features include 2 interior dividers, 1 bellows pocket, solid brass zipper closure, a fully lined structure for gear protection, sueded Moleskin tear-resistant shoulder straps.
The Filson Journeyman Backpack has cotton webbing reinforcement padded pack to give you a more comfortable carrying feel. It also has a front pocket snaps that expand for increased storage capacity. The backpack’s measurement is 17½”H x 12½”W x 5″ D and it has a 20L capacity.