Category: Travel


JanSport continuously combs the world to find unique individuals that are influencing their communities through art, music and style. We ask them to take us to the places that fuel their creativity and inspire them to do what they do.

Follow the global stories with @JanSport and #LifeUnzipped.

This December we head to one of our favorite Pacific Northwest stops, Portland, Oregon to meet the stylish Tonya, a student with a soft spot for the Beatles and messy hair, [...] Read More >



#Roadlife

March 17, 2014   |   Events, Music, News, Outside, Travel   |   0 Comments

Nobody spends more time living on the road than the bands criss-crossing the American interstate highway system. Touring is tough: and we don’t mean the sort of “touring” enjoyed by the shed and arena bands of the world, living in the relative luxury of tour buses, hotel rooms, and catered meals.

We’re talking about the vast majority of acts out there- the ones hitting the clubs and bars of American, crashing on floors every night, driving 6 hours every day in an Econoline, and sometimes [...] Read More >



JanSport x IMG

November 5, 2013   |   News, Outside, Travel   |   0 Comments

When cousins Skip Yowell and Murray Pletz founded JanSport in the late 60′s, the two were primarily building technical mountaineering packs right in the shadow of one of the great mountains of North America: Mount Rainier. The cousins used Rainier as a proving ground for their designs by submitting their inventions to the brutal and often unpredictable conditions of the mountain.

Over 40 years later, we’re still using Rainier as a testing ground for new product developments. This past week we made the trip to [...] Read More >



Las Vegas may not be known as a cultural hotspot, but Right Pack Signature Series collaborator, KNYEW, would like to change your mind. Discover a different side of Vegas with our interview below.

 

1. What is your favorite local late night eatery? 

Our favorite local late night eatery would have to be the Fuku Burger food truck for Japanese-inspired burgers. After a long day at the shop, the KNYEW crew is always down to hit the Fuku Burger truck to grab some Tamago burgers and garlic [...] Read More >



Some people say a city is only as good as the late night food they serve up. One of our Right Pack Signature Series’ collaborators, The Fresh Yard, thinks that San Diego provides Grade A late night grub. Learn about their favorite local eatery and other things about San Diego that make them love to rep their hometown. 

1. What is your favorite local late night eatery? 

It would be Hong Kong Chinese Food located in Hillcrest. They are open ‘til 3 a.m. and the [...] Read More >