The Piggyback Rider is a multi-award winning, compact, lightweight child carrier!


Our safe and sturdy toddler child carrier backpacks are perfect for hiking, touring, exploring, holidaying, and other activities with the whole family!

Meet the SCOUT! The original Piggyback Rider has helped thousands of families since 2011 enjoy trekking to places normally out of reach! It's a must have compact, lightweight, sturdy standing child carrier.

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Ride first class with the new "EXPLORER" 2016 model. New features include upgraded padding and child safety harness as well as hydration bladders built into both the adult and child backpacks.

The Perfect Carrier for Your Joey

The multi-award winning Piggyback Rider standing child carrier backpack is a compact, lightweight child carrier for toddlers 2.5 y/o+ up to 27kg that creates a mutually enjoyable, effortless way to carry a child on your back, replacing bulky backpack carriers and strollers. Standing firmly on a shoulder-strap mounted bar, with integrated grab handles and safety tether for security, children love the height advantage and rest. The sturdy, unisex design functions like a standard backpack, distributing the child’s weight at your core enabling a natural upright posture. Dad Invented, Mum Approved, parents and kids are engaged in active transport with the Piggyback Rider backpack carrier. The durable, built-to-last Piggyback Rider child carrier will be the last piece of child equipment you need to buy.

Safe and Easy to Use:

  1. Hiking
  2. Zoo
  3. Amusement Parks
  4. Parades
  5. Sporting Events
  6. Sightseeing
  7. Shopping
  8. Travelling
  9. Beach
  10. Charity Walks