Osprey Hikelite 26

By: Osprey
Osprey Hikelite 26

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Spatial Dimensions

26L - 0.7kg - 49 x 28 x 28

Airline Compatibility

✈️ 90% (179/199)

This bag can be used as a carry on in 90% of airlines.

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πŸ‘ Reasons to Buy

  • Really lightweight to use.
  • Provides excellent ventilation to your back because of its suspended-mesh Airspeed Hikelite backpanel.
  • The front "shove-it" pocket is really functional as you can chuck your sweater and other things in there.
  • Comes with a rain cover that would protect your things from sudden heavy downpours.

πŸ€” Things to Consider

  • Offers minimal organization.
  • The side mesh pockets are wide and aren't that deep so it feels less secure.

πŸ’¬ Reviewers Have Said

  • "Love the pack. Does everything I need it to, I'm 5'11" 220lb, has a good fit, (the) breathable back design is very nice. I don't use the waist strap. My reyleo 32 oz water bottles fit just fine in the side pockets and they don't fall out."
  • "Great pack, was able to fit everything and more in it! Absolutely love that it has a cage in it, helps support a heavier pack!"
  • "This pack is great. I am the kind of hiker that packs for every situation and I have plenty of room. I hike 5 to 8+ miles every day in every kind of weather. The rain cover is an added plus. It is very comfortable."
  • "This is the perfect pack for a solid (10miles plus) day pack. Plenty of capacity, useful pockets, and the built-in rain cover make a big difference for those unplanned rain showers. Best of all, this pack keeps your back cool. The slim design is nice too."

πŸ”Ž Reviews

Osprey Hikelite Review (Is It The Ultimate Hiking Backpack?)

"If you go hiking often, then yes, definitely get the Hikelite. It has a ton of cool features that will make your hiking trips more enjoyable, such as the integrated rain cover and the compression straps that double as trekking pole attachments. The innovative, ventilated back panel will also keep you very comfortable during your outdoor adventures, and ensure that your back stays as dry as a bone. Well, unless it’s a thousand and one degrees outside, but that’s not really the back panel’s fault. :>"

Osprey Hikelite 26 Pack Review – Great Ventilation

"In the conclusion of this Osprey Hikelite 26 Pack review, I would stress that this is a very versatile unisex pack, big enough for light day hiking tours and good enough for commuting and for the city use. It has good features for both aspects of such a use. This is a reliable Osprey’s product, fully recommended."


Compression S
Expanded Capacity None
Opening TopZip
Passport N
Passthrough N
Backpack S
Frame S
Handles 1
Hip Belt R
Shoulder Strap N
Sternum Strap S
Laptop 0
Hydration S
Main Compartments 1
Organizer N
Shoe Compartment N
Lash Points 2
Hard Shell False
Molle N
Rain-fly S
Water Bottle Holder 2
Water Resistant Y
100D Nylon Mini Diamond Shadow

Compatible Airlines

Adria Airways, Aegean Airlines, Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Aerolineas Argentinas, Aeromexico, Aeropostal Alas de Venezuela, Air Asia, Air Astana, Air Baltic, Air Berlin (Closed), Air Canada, Air Caraibes, Air China, Air Europa, Air France, Air India, Air Koryo, Air Macau, Air Malta, Air Mauritius, Air New Zealand, Air Niugini, Air Nostrum, Air Serbia, Air Seychelles, Air Tahiti, Air Tahiti Nui, Air Transat, AirAsiaX, Aircalin, Alitalia, All Nipon Airways, ANA, Asiana Airlines, ATA Airlines, Atlas Global, Austrian, Avianca , Azerbaijan Airlines, Azul Airlines, Azul Linhas, Bahamasair, Bangkok Airways, Belavia, Biman Bangladesh, Blue Air, Boliviana de Aviacion, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Bulgaria Air, Cambodia Angkor Air, Cape Air, Caribbean Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Cayman Airways, Cebu Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Conviasa, Copa Airlines, Croatia Air, Cubana de Aviacion, Czech Airlines, Dragonair, easyJet, EL AL, Emirates Airlines, Enter Air, Ethiopian Airlines, Etihad Airways, Eurowings, EVA Air, Fiji Airways, Finnair, Flair Air, flybe, Gol Linhas Aereas, Great Lakes Airlines, Gulf Air, Hainan Airlines, Hong Kong Airlines, Iberia, Icelandair, Indigo, InselAir, Interjet, Iran Air, Iran Aseman Air, Island Air, Japan Airlines, Jet Airways, Jet2, Jetstar Airways, Jetstar Asia, Juneyao Airlines, Kenya Airways, KLM, Korean Air, Kulula, Kuwait Air, LATAM , LC PerΓΊ, Linea Aerea Amaszonas, Lion Air Group, LOT Polish, Lufthansa, Luxair, Mahan Air, Malaysia Airlines, Mango, Meridiana Fly, Middle East Airlines, Monarch Airlines, Nordwind Airlines, Norwegian, Oman Air, Onur Air, Pakistan International, Peach, Pegasus Airlines, Philippine Airlines, Porter Airlines, Qantas Airways, Qatar Airways, Regional Express, Royal Air Morocco, Royal Brunei Airlines, Royal Jordanian, Ryanair, S7, SAS Scandinavian, Saudi Arabian Airlines, Scoot, Shandong Airlines, Shenzhen Airlines, Sichuan Airlines, SilkAir, Silver Airways, Singapore Airlines, Sky Airlines, Skywest, Inc., South African Airways, SpiceJet, Spring Airlines, SriLankan Airlines, Sun Country, Sun Express, Swiss Int'l Air Lines, TAAG Angola, TAM Airlines, TAP Air Portugal, TAROM, Thai Airways, Thomson Airways, Tianjin Airlines (A320 & E190), Tianjin Airlines (E145), Tiger Airways, Travel Service Airlines, Turkish Airlines, Turkmenistan Airlines, Ukraine International, Ural Airlines, uTair Airlines, Uzbekistan Air, Vietnam Airlines, VIM Airlines (Closed), Virgin America, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin Australia, Vivaaerobus, VivaColombia, Volaris, Volotea, WestJet, Wizz Air, WOW Airlines, Xiamen

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