it looks like it does not have straps,if...
it looks like it does not have straps,if I am snowboardin or biking w/o a backpack how doI carry it?
you need a backpack. it is just a bladder with an insulation sleeve.
Your question is a little old, but you may find this useful if you don't want to carry a full backpack: http://store.pantacusa.com/packs/hydration/compact-hydration-carrier.html