The choices for teen boy backpacks can be daunting. Today I’m rounding up the best backpacks for teen boys.
When it comes to teen boys a trendy backpack that will hold all of their backpack essentials is a must!
All of these styles are approved by my own teen boy! You’ll want to take into consideration your teen’s personal style and needs when helping him choose a backpack, but these are a great start!
And don’t forget to get a great water bottle your teen will love to go with his new backpack!
Your teen may prefer a neutral backpack that will easily go with anything. Or he may prefer a colorful backpack that fits his personal style. Maybe your teen is in to sporty, or needs a backpack that will safely hold all his electronics. Whatever the case, you’ll find the perfect backpack for a teen boy in this list!
Best Backpacks for Teen Guys
Pottery Barn has long carried the backpack favorites of my teen son. Their Gear-up Backpack comes in several different sizes to suit your son’s needs. These rugged backpacks are durable and water-resistant while still being stylish. Plus they have plenty of compartments so your teen can take her laptop, books, and music wherever she goes. If your teen is all about the electronics, this is the backpack for him!
These backpacks come in colors and styles to match any guy’s style- from solid black, to tie dyes, to neutrals, to neons, and trendy patterns – they really have it all!
If your son prefers neutrals and an understated, classic style, he’ll want to check out the line of Northfield Backpacks. These still have a padded laptop sleeve and a few sizes to choose from. The washed canvas colors are a favorite of both my teens. The washed charcoal, navy, or olive colors would be a great backpack choice for a teen boy.
Best Classic Backpacks for Teen Boys
If your teen is looking for a classic style backpack, he can’t go wrong with the tried and true Jansport brand.
Chances are his dad wore a Jansport to high school too! Jansport has been around for years and knows exactly what features are most important!
The retro trendy is so in style with teens right now, and Jansport bags definitely fit the bill!
Another tried and true backpack brand is LL Bean. From the original LL Bean backpack in solids and fun prints, to their newer comfort carry Laptop backpack. You’ll find a choice your son is sure to love. Plus, with their 100% guarantee you can feel confident with your purchase!
Best Sporty Backpacks for Teen Boys
Your sporty guy might prefer a sportier backpack.
Adidas has some fun sporty backpack styles for guys that will work for both school and other needs. The Prime backpack is our favorite with it’s padded laptop sleeve and extra large size that will carry everything your son needs for school and sports. The Trefoil backpack is another, more affordable sporty backpack option with a classic style.
Under Armor is another great choice for a sporty backpack your teen can take anywhere. The Hustle Sport is light weight, water resistant, with a laptop sleeve and a front bungee to keep a jacket or helmet secured to his backpack too.
The North Face has several men specific choices made with plenty of organization and padded laptop pockets. You can never go wrong with the reimagined classic Borealis Backpack. It comes in over 10 trendy, sporty color ways. Plus, it’s supension system is certified by the American Chiropractic Association, to support your son’s shoulders and back when carrying a heavy load.
Trendy Backpacks for Teen Guys
If your son is all about current social media trends, then he’s sure to want one of these trendy backpacks for the school year.
The Fjallraven Kraken has been all over Instagram feeds this year. These backpacks come in a huge assortment of colors (over 30 at the time of this writing!), so there is sure to be one your teen finds attractive and irresistible. It’s functional and safe for laptops with a foam insert plus its water-resistant!
The other brand your son has probably been seeing all over Instagram this year is Herschel Supply Company. You’ll find several trendy, sleek, and perfect backpacks for your teen there.
Whatever backpack your teen choses, be sure to check out this list of backpack essentials for teen boys. He’ll need these things in his backpack whether at school, the gym, or anywhere else.