Ultralight Packable Packs Made For Adventure!


How do you pack for adventure?

At Matador, they believe that less is more–so long as you don’t sacrifice functionality.

All of their innovative ultralight travel packs are made from the most durable materials, boast ample storage space, and pack down to fit in the palm of one’s hand.

Just in time holiday travel and gifting, they’ve compiled a list of their top packs and the people who will love them for travel, play, or hardcore outdoor excursions.

The Ultimate Outdoorsman: Beast28 Technical Backpack

The Beast28 is the first packable technical backpack that can handle it all from overnights in the back country to multi-day forays in the wild.

  • 28L storage capacity
  • Expandable external front pocket, lid pocket and dual side pockets
  • Breathable, lightweight lumbar padding, padded hip belt, and sternum strap
  • Internal storage pocket for hydration reservoir with symmetric hose routing
  • Two sets of compression straps so packers can secure their load as they see fit
  • Dual daisy chains and multiple attachment points for additional storage or tethering gear


The Jet Setter: Transit30 Duffle

Calling all globetrotters! The Transit30 Duffle is the ideal extra travel bag that takes up barely any room in a suitcase or backpack, yet packs tons of extra storage space.

  • 30L storage capacity
  • Featherlight, waterproof Cordura® fabric
  • SBS water resistant sealing zippers
  • Front pocket for extra organization
  • Carry-on friendly sizing


The Explorer: Freerain24 Waterproof Packable Backpack

From kayaking to tropical excursions, the Freerain24 is the ultimate hybrid dry bag/travel pack for protecting all of one’s gear from the elements.

  • 24L storage capacity
  • Featherlight, waterproof Cordura® fabric
  • Fully waterproof main compartment
  • Top stabilizer straps keeps pack closer for better balance
  • Breathable straps with reinforced stress points
  • Front zipper pocket and side pockets for organization


The Urbanite: Daylite16 Weatherproof Packable Backpack 

Take in the sights, enjoy a day hike, or bike to the coffee shop in comfort with the Daylite16 Weatherproof Packable Backpack.

  • 16L storage capacity
  • Featherlight, waterproof Cordura® fabric
  • Ultralight design offers superior performance in the smallest package
  • Water resistant zipper compartment and mesh side pockets for organization


All of Matador‘s products can be purchased directly at www.MatadorUp.com and are available through a growing list of retailers across the U.S. and internationally.



Matador is a proudly bootstrapped start-up nestled in the colorful recreational mecca of Boulder, Colorado. With their launch in 2014, they created a brand new market niche–packable adventure gear. Each product is designed in house by a team of passionate adventurers and then thoroughly put to the test in the great outdoors.

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