Tactical backpacks are great for those on the move often. The backpacks are made to withstand harsh outdoor conditions. The best ones are spacious and built to hold most things you need surviving in the wild. As an added bonus, my favorite ones are also very comfortable, light and simple (have very few buckles and straps).
Here is a list of the Best Tactical Backpack under 50
See below for what Authorized Boots believes are some of the best tactical backpacks you can buy for under $50.
We have field tested and meticulously picked out ones that we're undeniable winners in our research.
Let's jump into the reviews shall we?
1 - Flexzion Tactical Backpack Outdoor Military Unisex Rucksack
Flexzion Tactical Backpack Outdoor Military Unisex Rucksack is one of the best tactical backpack under $50 for several reasons.
First and foremost, the bag is water resistant thanks to the nylon cloth material that it is made of. This feature alone can come to be very helpful when the weather decides to get wet on you or if you are having to travel across rivers and lakes for safety.
Additionally, it has big zippers that make it very durable. The main compartment of this bag is very spacious and the other compartments have enough space as well. The backpack also has a strap and a ring on it that makes it possible for you to add accessories. I like this because it allows me to add my pouch on the bag which I get easy access to. Last but not least, the shoulder straps are padded and are easily adjustable to increase your comfort.
There are several things I like about this bag. First and foremost, it is very comfortable since the straps are padded. The straps are also easy to adjust which makes it possible for me to adjust depending on how much am carrying in the bag. The water resistant cloth makes it perfect for days when am working in the rainy season. I also like the design of this bag. The military design makes it unique compared to other backpacks in the market.
The disadvantage of this backpack is the fact that it is quite heavy and does not work well for camping. This tactical backpack is however intended to carry heavy stuff like cameras and other equipment. It therefore requires to be very sturdy hence the weight.
2 - Vbiger Outdoors 35L-45L Tactical Backpack
The Vbiger Outdoors 35L-45L Tactical Backpack is solid for casual camping. It is spacious with a lot of pockets to fit things in. It is also made from a water resistant material.
The straps are detachable and can also be adjusted for your size.
I like the fact that this bag is very light. This is very important especially if you plan on using it for camping. I also love the fact that the straps can be adjusted. This makes it great for when you want to ease the tension on your shoulders. This tactical backpack is also advantageous because it has numerous pockets that enable you to carry as much as possible on your camping trip.
The only disadvantage you get with this tactical backpack is the fact the small pockets are not many. This can limit the number of small items you need to carry. This however is not a problem because the other pockets are spacious enough to hold a lot of items.
3 - Eyourlife Molle Tactical Backpack
The Molle Tactical backpack is one of my favourites. This is a tactical backpack you can use for just about anything. You can use it on a survival quest, backpacking, camping, hiking and many other outdoor activities. It is a heavy duty backpack that is very durable. It has padding material that enables it to withstand harsh conditions and contact with hard objects. This backpack also has many accessory options which I like because I am not one to travel light. Last but not least, it is weather resistant. This makes it great for different weather conditions.
The advantages of this tactical bag are: it is light, has many accessory options, weather resistance, tough material, numerous pockets and high quality zippers that are also very durable.
The only disadvantage is the fact that this tactical backpack does not have a water bladder pocket on the inside. The bag was however designed to have a water bladder on the outside in order to prevent spillage to other items that might be in the bag.
4 - CVLIFE Military Tactical Backpack
The CVLIFE military tactical backpack is a great bag for under $50. This backpack is made of nylon material that is water proof. I have actually had it in the rain a couple of times and none of my belongings got ruined. The straps are really comfortable ad adjustable to make it easier for you to carry. The compartments are very spacious and it has smaller pockets as well to enable you to carry smaller items. Last but not least, it is very light when empty.
There are several advantages you get from the CVLIFE military tactical backpack. It is comfortable, durable, sturdy, and light and has a very unique design.
The disadvantage of this bag is the fact that it is more suitable for military use or for survivalist compared to hikers and campers. This bag was however created for the survivalists and military people.
5 - Mil Tec Military Style Mandra Backpack
When I saw this tactical backpack, I thought it was meant for military use only because of its design. It is however great for military use as well as outdoor activities such as camping and hiking. This tactical backpack has numerous pockets to enable you to carry a number of things. The main compartment is very spacious. This is something I definitely like because I like to have big items in this compartment. The other compartments are smaller but are also very spacious. The straps are adjustable and comfortable and the bag can withstand different weather conditions.
The Mil-Tech Military Style Mandra backpack is light, very strong, can withstand different weather conditions it is durable and can be used for overnight or daily trips.
The disadvantage of this tactical backpack is the fact that you cannot use it to carry a very big laptop. It does not fit very well and it bounces around since it is not secured. This bag was however meant for outdoor activities and military use and not for carrying a laptop. This is probably why it does not work well for carrying a laptop.