The highlands of Scotland are pretty good place to test the adventure readiness of backpacks because it can get pretty wet and wild up there at times so you know that Scottish brand Trakke are going to make carries that are a cut above from a robustness point of view. This is something witnessed with one of their cornerstone products, the Trakke Bannoch Backpack, and for those of you in the market for a stylish and resilient new carry, look no further.
The Trakke Bannoch Backpack is available for £260 and you get an awful lot of eye-opening features for your money with this cracking carry from the Scottish accessories brand. Firm advocates of the “right to roam” ethos, adventure is built into the guys behind Trakke and they craft their bags, such as the Bannoch Backpack, to be ready and waiting for any adventure that you can throw at them but ensure their carries look great as well as performing admirably in the wild.
Excellent Design and Features
You’ll find everything you need and more with the Bannoch Backpack from Trakke and it has a super cool aesthetic to go with its highly functional and durable performance. The Bannoch is a fully featured pack that is perfectly suited for daily life out in the wild or as a stylish work backpack. Regardless of whether you’re commuting to work or exploring a new outdoor landscape – the Bannoch has an abundance of pockets and storage spaces to help keep you organised.
The Bannoch Backpack from Trakke has a rather impressive 17 pockets in total so, safe to say, you’re not going to be short of places to store your EDC such as phone, keys and wallet. This lightweight carry has pockets of all shapes and sizes, meaning that there is a place for everything in the Bannoch Backpack and we’re loving the brilliant materials used throughout its construction here at Coolector HQ. It has a total volume of 20 litres which is pretty extensive for a backpack so it will be well suited to a trip out into the wild where you’ll likely need plenty of bits and pieces in tow.
If you’re the sort that regularly has your tech in tow, the Bannoch Backpack from Trakke isn’t going to disappoint. It comes with a 15″ laptop sleeve that will house most laptops and help keep it protected whilst on the go. The outer fabrics of this backpack are Salt & Pepper Canvas and the liner is made from a dry-finish waxed canvas. This gives the Bannoch a vintage style aesthetic that’s right up our street at The Coolector and if you love minimalist looking carries, this will be perfect for you too.
Boasting two quick access water bottle pockets, two expanding pockets on the face, an A4 document pocket, interior laptop sleeve, a ‘Gask’ pocket array and a secure zip pocket for valuables, it’s not hard to see why the Bannoch is one of the Scottish bag makers most popular carries. The £260 price tag is a mighty reasonable one for such a well made and functional accessory and it will be your go-to carry for all your adventures for years to come.
Available with olive or black straps, the Bannoch Backpack from Trakke is made from weather-resistant fabric which has been woven in the UK and made using a blend of cotton and stinging nettles to give it the highly distinctive aesthetic that sets it apart from the competition. Anyone after a high calibre carry will be hard pressed to top this one.