DaKine Pivot Pack
If your teenage son rides his skateboard to school, this is the backpack for him. The DaKine Pivot has enough room in its main compartment to carry the necessities for school, and the outer organizer pocket has room to stash pens and electronics. The best part of this backpack is the quick load skate carry, allowing your teen to secure the skateboard to the outside of his pack for indoor carrying and stowing in a locker. Mesh side pockets and a cord port round out a great backpack for a teen on the move.
High Sierra Swerve Backpack
The Swerve is a backpack for the teen who wants to stay organized for school. It has numerous compartments, including an outer organizer pocket with storage for pens, change and even keys. The padded computer sleeve that will hold most 15-inch computers and offers back access as well. The backpack features padded back panel, shoulder straps and carrying handle. Side mesh pockets will hold water bottles. A media pocket built right into the suspension strap system keeps a phone, MP3 player or other device close to hand. The High Sierra Swerve comes in a range of attractive patterns and shades.
Eclipse Reactor Solar Recharger Backpack
From eclipse Solar Gear comes this awesome and truly unique backpack that will appeal to both the survivalist and the techie. Any electronic device can be recharged in this pack using the adapter for a car cigarette lighter. The front solar panel comes in handy while hiking or camping in the back country where there are no sources of electricity, but it is equally valuable during long city commutes. The heavy pack has a padded back panel, waist belt and shoulder straps for extra comfort. The computer sleeve is also removable when not in use, which both reduces the weight of the bag and increases available space. The pack can charge anything from a cell phone to a hand held GPS unit, to AA batteries. Like most of the other packs, it has an organizer pocket, side mesh pockets for water bottles, and storage for an MP3 player with cord port.
High Sierra Biggie Backpack
This no-nonsense pack has tons of storage for hand held electronics, including an MP3 pocket and a cell phone pocket that is built right into the padded shoulder strap. Additional electronics pockets are lined to keep things from getting scratched. They are also ideal for sunglasses. The computer sleeve with accommodate up to a 17-inch laptop. Like all High Sierra backpacks, the Biggie is made of durable materials and has an ergonomic design. It has a padded back panel and waist strap, side compression straps to help distribute weight, and reflective details for added safety.
Targus Zip-Thru Notebook Backpack
If your teen boy has to go through security checkpoints at school or while travelling, he will appreciate this backpack from Targus. It has tons of storage compartments to keep all your son’s gear organized, but the great thing about the bag is the fact that the laptop compartment can be unzipped from the rest of the backpack when going through school or airport security. The pack is small and lightweight, but it will hold school or athletic gear along with the electronics. It will transition well with your teen son as he moves on from high school to college, and will also make a handy carry-on for the senior class trip.