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About Us

Location:             Petaluma, CA




Year Started:     1989


What We Do:    CamelBak is the originator and world leader in hands-free hydration systems, designing and manufacturing water packs,

                             bottles and filters




Company Story

CamelBak, the creator and global leader in hands-free hydration, has made its mission to reinvent the way people hydrate and perform. The company designs, manufactures and distributes water packs, water bottles and hydration systems for the outdoor recreation market and other applications. Started in 1989 by cycling enthusiast, Michael Eidson, CamelBak was the original maker of hands-free hydration systems now used by athletes, law enforcement, military, and outdoor enthusiasts. This forward-thinking, innovative company hopes to one day replace bottled waters as the most common way to hydrate.  


Why Sonoma County?

"CamelBak’s roots are in the outdoors, so Sonoma County is a natural home for our headquarters. With beautiful weather and world class mountain biking and hiking trails right in our backyard, our team has ample opportunity to get outside and get inspired."