Explore Backpack 26L – Made With Recycled Materials


WHY: Purchasing products made from recycled polyester keeps plastics out of our landfills. And responsible brands with repair programs mean a win for you, and for Mother Earth!

The Explore 26L Backpack, with detachable hip pack, is the ultimate do-anything, go-anywhere travel companion. Functional for the trailhead or the modern city, this pack’s main body fabric is made from 100% recycled textiles! A product of true sustainable manufacturing, this durable travel bag also addresses all your organizational needs, while weighing in under 2 pounds for packing light.



  • Detachable hip pack can be worn solo when you only need a quick spot to stash snacks or keys
  • Main body RENU™ fabric is made from 100% recycled textiles and garments, keeping waste out of landfills and making use of unused resources to create a more circular supply chain
  • 16″ padded laptop compartment helps keep your laptop secure
  • Trolley sleeve on back panel allows you to easily secure this pack on top of any dual-handled wheeled travel bag
  • Padded, pencil, zip and mesh pockets keep interior contents organized in every way possible
  • Covered by Eagle Creek’s No Matter What™ Warranty
  • Toggle attachments located inside the main compartment provide effortless options for Pack-It e-tool organizer pieces
  • Made using PVC-free materials and recycled textiles to minimize waste and lighten our footprint
  • Breathable Mono Mesh, ergonomically shaped padded shoulder straps and padded back panel provide an exceptionally comfortable fit
  • Easy-grip zipper pulls improve quick access to main compartment
  • Laptop compartment has PU coated zipper for extra protection and can also be accessed through main compartment
  • Thread a travel lock through the #8 lockable zippers to help deter theft
  • Adjustable sternum strap features innovative safety whistle for peace of mind
  • Zipper garages feature reflective hits for nighttime visibility
  • Side stretch pockets fit small water bottles
  • Weather-resistant fabrics and zipper protect your stuff when unexpectedly caught in light rain
  • External compression straps can be used to secure a jacket or umbrella, or removed to reflect a sleeker look
  • Lash points provide an attachment option for gear


  • Color: Midnight Sun, Black, or Kauai Blue
  • Dimensions: 10.75 x 21 x 8.5 in  |  77 x 34 x 38 cm
  • Capacity: 26L
  • Weight: 1 lb. 15 oz  |  0.9 kg
  • Material: RENU™ 100% Recycled Poly


Eagle Creek’s No Matter What™ Warranty covers the Lifetime Warranty promise plus the added insurance of repair or replacement due to product failure during the product lifetime, regardless of the cause. During this period, they will repair or replace it at their discretion. Contents of your bag are excluded, as are lost or stolen parts (such as zip-off daypack, backpack straps, Cargo Net, etc.)

The Lifetime Warranty covers workmanship and materials against defect for the entire life of the product. During this period, if the product is covered by the warranty, Eagle Creek will repair or replace it at their discretion. Contents of your bag, normal wear and tear, abuse and cosmetic wear and tear are excluded. ‘Lifetime’ is defined as the lifetime of the product not of the purchaser.