Ridge Travel Collection

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Anyone who’s done their fair share of traveling can attest to the fact that traveling gear tends to take a ton of abuse. We’ve all been there – pulling on the zipper with everything you’ve got to force close a suitcase, seeing luggage being tossed around by airport staff when they load them onto a plane, experiencing nasty spills from hastily closed shampoo bottles, or having to walk through rain or snow on that last mile to our destination. So it goes without saying that traveling with the right gear can make the difference between a fun and memorable trip or wishing you were back home on the couch.

That’s why Ridge, a company known for their range of durable, reliable, and stylish EDC gear, developed a comprehensive travel collection to make traveling a rewarding experience. The Ridge Travel Collection consists of four products: the Ridge Carry-On, Ridge Commuter Backpack, Ridge Toiletry Bag, and the Ridge Packing Cubes. These products are designed to work together as a cohesive system that will make traveling easier, more organized, and more enjoyable.

Ridge Carry-On: A Durable and Stylish Spinner

Your carry-on is where you’ll place some of your most vital items, so it’s no surprise that the Ridge Carry-On features impressive specifications, putting it on par with high-end suitcases. Its shell is made from waterproof German Makrolone polycarbonate—30% thicker than the plastic shells from standard carry-ons while remaining extremely lightweight. It’s nearly impossible to break, and since it’s highly flexible, it can absorb energy from impacts and spring back into shape – making it an extraordinarily resilient material. Anodized aluminum corner protectors add an extra layer of defense against bumps and falls.

The rest of what you’ll find on the Ridge Carry-On is equally noteworthy. Keeping the case together are YKK RC (Racquet Coil) zippers that are precision-engineered to meet the most demanding performance requirements. They’re also treated to be water-resistant, and combined with the reinforced shell and exterior mounted trolley, give the Ridge Carry-On an IPX3 waterproof rating. This means that even if you find yourself caught in a slight downpour while waiting for a cab, you can rest assured that your items will stay dry. Durable dual spinner wheels provide smooth, effortless movement in any direction, making tight turns and maneuvering through crowded spaces easy. These 50mm wheels are wider than those found on standard carry-ons, giving them more surface contact with the ground. This makes them quieter and much easier to roll on slightly rougher terrain.

It features a TSA-approved combination lock, a telescopic handle, and a spacious interior lined with durable 200D nylon. The interior features a removable compression panel, zippered pockets, and even a pocket for an AirTag or GPS tracker, which makes losing your luggage a nightmare you’ll never have to worry about again.

The Carry-On comes with a minimalist yet masculine-slanting design that reflects the Ridge design philosophy and nicely complements the rest of its gear. It’s available in colors familiar to those who know the brand: Royal Black, Basecamp Orange, Alpine Navy, and Matte Olive. The black accents on the handles, zippers, wheels, corner protectors, and front slide rails add a nice contrasting touch. The distinctive carbon fiber logo plate is screwed onto the front of the luggage using the same screws found in the Ridge Wallets and other Ridge products.

The Ridge Carry-On meets the airline requirements for most major airlines as carry-on luggage and will fit in all overhead bins and is priced at $295 USD.

Ridge Commuter: A Rugged and Functional Backpack

The Ridge Commuter backpack complements the carry-on perfectly, not just because they share certain design elements, such as the carbon fiber logo plate and the black vertical Hypalon strips that match the carry-on slide rails, but because they both share matching colors.

It’s a versatile 20L backpack that can handle travel and everyday carry duty equally well. It can accommodate a 16” laptop in its shock-absorbing microfiber suede laptop compartment. It also features water-resistant materials such as 900D ballistic nylon and YKK AquaGuard zippers that protect your prized possessions from the elements.

Its main compartment fully unzips, so you can pack it flat like a suitcase. A modular hook-and-loop divider insert adds structure and organization to the bag, allowing you to customize the size of the main compartment to your liking. Multiple pockets keep your essentials secure, such as a hidden RFID-blocking pocket for your credit cards, an expandable side pocket for water bottles, two mesh front panel pockets, and a pocket for AirTags or any GPS tracker.

Travel-friendly features include a luggage pass-through that allows you to mount it on the carry-on trolley for easy transport and a FIDLOCK magnetic sternum strap for added stability and comfort. The Ridge Commuter is available now for $185 USD in four colors to match the rest of the collection.

Ridge Toiletry Bag: A Convenient and Hygienic Bag

The toiletry bag is where you’ll store your bathroom essentials, making it a necessary accompaniment to your travels. The Ridge Toiletry Bag was designed from the ground up with this in mind, featuring thoughtfully sized compartments that maximize storage without adding bulk.

The Ridge Toiletry bag is made from durable 900D ballistic nylon with YKK AquaGuard zippers (just like the Ridge Commuter), which make the Ridge Toiletry Bag weatherproof and ready to endure years of use. It features a zipper pocket on the back for quick access to items and a top pull handle that makes it easy to transport from luggage to the sink counter, where it stands upright for countertop convenience.

But what stands out is its interior. Ridge uses anti-microbial 210D nylon lining, protecting against bacteria, mold, mildew, and other hazardous microbes. This material prevents mold growth if liquids leak or spill inside the bag and is easy to clean.

Like the rest of the collection, The Ridge Toiletry Bag comes in matching colors and features shared design elements, such as the carbon fiber logo plate and the black vertical Hypalon strips, priced at $55 USD.

Ridge Packing Cubes: A Smart Way to Pack Your Clothes

The Ridge Packing Cubes are a great way to ensure you’re making the best use of your available space, with compressed compartments made from 420D ripstop nylon with a breathable mesh. They come in a set of four: three medium-sized cubes (9.5″ H x 6″ W x 3″ D) and one large cube (14″ H x 9.5″ W x 3″ D).

The Ridge Packing Cubes don’t just help with organization, but they also help you save space by compressing your clothes while reducing wrinkles. The cubes hold their shape when fully packed, so you always get the best compression for maximizing your space. The packing cubes can be stored flat when not in use and can be nested into the largest cube for compact storage. The set of four packing cubes is priced at $65 USD.

Durable, functional, stylish, and specifically designed to reflect the Ridge philosophy, the Ridge Travel Collection’s high-quality materials and high-end features make it a comprehensive and complete travel solution. Click the link below to browse the entire collection and special bundle pricing.

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