A Toast to My Kelty Redwing 2900 Backpack

Derek Travel Gear 10 Comments

Back in late November of 1999 I purchased a backpack without giving it much thought. I was about to leave for Southeast Asia and I needed a backpack. I walked into an REI store in Boston, wandered up to the grand wall of backpacks, unhooked the first one that caught my attention and tried it on. Moments later I walked …