The 4 Best Water Bottle Carriers and Packs for Walking and Jogging of 2021

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Our Top Picks
"If you prefer carrying your essentials on your back, this minimalist pack has enough space for your phone, water, and snacks."
"An easy way to clip a water bottle to your waist pack, its design keeps your water upright as you take on trails."
"The belt features a stretch pocket, a shock cord, an insulated bottle holder, and best of all — no bounce."
"Though likely too small for a cell, it holds an ID while the insulated bottle holder keeps your water at the desired temperature."

The hydration rule for walkers and runners is to drink when thirsty. Carrying your own water or sports drink is the surest way to be able to do so during your workouts. These packs and carriers allow you to take along a water bottle without wearing a backpack or having to carry a water bottle in your hand.

Features to look for include reflective elements for safety, a strap to attach your jacket after warming up, and the right amount of storage for your length of walk or run. These packs will hold up to 20 ounces of water. If you will need more water, you'll have to refill the bottles or consider switching to a higher-capacity hydration pack.

Here are the best water bottle carriers for walking and jogging on offer.

M Orange Mud HydraQuiver Hydration Pack

Orange Mud Single HydraQuiver

If you don't like wearing something on your waist, this minimalist pack lets you carry your water and essentials on your back. You have handy access to your bottle. But even better, there are two stretchy pockets on the shoulder straps that can hold your phone, energy snacks, and more. The zippered pocket in back holds even more essentials and has a security key clip. It also has eyelets for adding shock cord to tie down your jacket or other essentials.

Hold Your Water Water Bottle Belt Clip Holder

Hold Your Water

Use this holder to clip a water bottle to your waistband or belt. If you're wearing a waist pack that doesn't have a bottle holder, this is an easy way to add one. The Hold Your Water holder has a spring clip that will fit over a belt up to 2-inches wide. The stiff plastic back holds the water bottle upright. You add the bottle into the elastic holder. It works best with a 16-ounce to 20-ounce water bottle.

Nathan Peak Hydration Waist Pack

Nathan Peak Hydration Belt

The Peak features Nathan's 18-ounce "Ergological" SpeedDraw Flask in an insulated bottle holder. The belt is bounce-free. The zippered stretch pocket holds your essentials. Best of all, it has a shock cord for attaching other necessary items that don't fit into the pocket. However, if you want to use it with a typical round water bottle, it might not hold the bottle well.

Nathan Triangle Hydration Waist Pack

Nathan Triangle Waist Pack

This pack has a slanted, insulated bottle holder with a water bottle. The zippered compartment is big enough for ID but too small for most cell phones. It has an elastic retention strap for the water bottle and reflective trim. It comes in a variety of colors.

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