TETON Sports Scout 3400 Hiking Backpack 2019

Backpacking trips are fun when you have just the right equipment to accompany you on your trip. From fitting clothes to comfortable shoes each and everything you carry matters. And to carry all of your stuff around, you need a backpack that gets the job done. TETON Sports Scout 3400 aims to be the backpack that gets the job done.

Features of the Teton Sports Scout Backpack

Starting off with the construction, this backpack is made to last. Made to be used on relatively short duration trips of 4-5 days, it is made from high-quality materials like sports grade synthetic fibers. It is this use of synthetic fibers that not only make this backpack sturdy but also light.

Moving on to the inside of the bags, every aspect of the TETON Sports Scout 3400 has been thoughtfully designed. From side pockets to the internal compartments to the outside Bungie chamber, there is plenty of room to store all of your belongings. And those belongings can be stored strategically. Every compartment of the bag serves a unique purpose. This makes organizing stuff very efficient.

Talking about efficiency, there are several specially designed sleeves. There is a special sleeping bag compartment to quickly access your sleeping bag. On the same notes, there is a rain cover. The rain cover is sewn in the bag providing an added protection to the already sturdy construction.

It is a common complaint about backpacks that they don’t fit perfectly and become a hassle to handle. TETON Sports Scout 3400 looks to effectively eliminate this problem by promising a custom fit for a wide range of body types. The backpack is fully adjustable in the torso, waist, chest, and shoulders. The adjustable nature of the Scout 3400 makes this an ideal companion for almost every backpacker.

Carrying a backpack in summer can be a nightmare. The padding on the shoulder and the back acts like insulation making the already hot surrounding, seem hotter. Thankfully, the Scout 3400 has ample airflow in the back padding and the shoulder pads. This increased airflow helps eliminate the discomfort caused by the hot weather.

Last but not least, the TETON Sports Scout 3400 comes in a variety of colors at an average starting price of less than a $100.


  • Very lightweight coming in at 4.5lbs
  • Fairly spacious with a capacity of 55 Liters
  • Multi-direction compression straps for organizing stuff
  • Fully adjustable torso, waist, chest, and shoulders
  • Improved airflow
  • Limited lifetime warranty
  • Great price


  • Side water-bottle pocket is poorly positioned

All in all the TETON Sports Scout 3400 Hiking Backpack is an extremely well-built travel backpack. It is not only practical but also costs a lot less than other brands.