Osprey Farpoint Travel Pack 55 vs Osprey Siskin 8 Hydration Backpack

The main difference between the Osprey Farpoint Travel Pack 55 and the Osprey Siskin 8 Hydration Backpack is that the Farpoint Travel Pack 55 has Hip Belt / Waist Strap (Padded hip belts) while the Siskin 8 Hydration Backpack does not.

Osprey Farpoint Travel Pack 55 Frontview
Osprey Siskin 8 Hydration Backpack Front View
Specs Brand Osprey Osprey
Name Farpoint Travel Pack 55 Siskin 8 Hydration Backpack
Category Hiking Hydration
Sub Category Travel Outdoor
Capacity (L) 55L 8L
Dimensions (in) 25 x 13 x 12 18.5 x 8.5 x 6.9
Weight (lb) 3.9 1.2
Fabric 210D Nylon Mini Hex Diamond Ripstop 900x600D Polyester
Color 2 colors and patterns 3 colors and patterns
Warranty Osprey Lifetime Warranty Osprey Lifetime Warranty
Release Date August 18, 2010 December 5, 2018
Rating 4.8 4.8
Price Under $200 Under $100
General Features Shoulder Straps Padded shoulder straps Adjustable shoulder straps
Sternum / Chest Straps Adjustable sternum strap with rescue whistle Adjustable sternum strap with magnetic valve
Hip Belt / Waist Strap Padded hip belts
Main Compartment Access Large panel zip access Full front zipped access
External Pockets Heat-embossed scratch-free zippered slash pocket, detachable daypack Top zipped pocket
Internal Compartments Internal front flap zippered mesh pocket Internal scratch-free slash pocket
Side Pockets Side pockets can fit water bottle
Water Bottle Yes No
Handles Padded top and side handles Top grab handle
Loops and Attachments Gear loops LidLock helmet attachment, ;oop for blinky light attachment
Business & School Features Laptop Sleeve Lockable laptop and tablet compartment
Travel Features Compression Straps Internal and external compression straps External compression straps
Stowable Straps Stowaway backpanel, harness and hipbelt with zippered rear flap
Rear Loading Straps Yes
Hiking / Backpacking Features Back Panel Smooth mesh covered atilon foam back panel Mesh-covered extra deep ridged foam with center air channel
Load Lifters Yes
Internal / External Frame Internal 3.5mm lightWire peripheral frame
Reflective Safety Strips Reflective accent
Anti Theft Features Lockable Zippers Lockable sliders on main compartment zipper
Hydration Features Bladder Size Includes Osprey Hydraulics LT 2.5L reservoir by Hydrapak
Hydration Compatible Yes

You're currently comparing the Farpoint Travel Pack 55 by Osprey against the Siskin 8 Hydration Backpack by Osprey .


Osprey 's Farpoint Travel Pack 55 is a Hiking backpack with Travel features while Osprey 's Siskin 8 Hydration Backpack is a Hydration backpack with Outdoor features.

The Osprey Farpoint Travel Pack 55 has a capacity of 55L (liters), weighs 3.9 pounds and it's dimensions in inches are 25 x 13 x 12. It's made of 210D Nylon Mini Hex Diamond Ripstop and is available in 2 colors and patterns in comparison the Osprey Siskin 8 Hydration Backpack's capacity is 8L with a size of 18.5 x 8.5 x 6.9 inches. Constructed from 900x600D Polyester it weighs 1.2 pounds and is available in 3 colors and patterns.