Updated February 2019. Intro to Baby Carriers; Infant Carriers; Baby Hiking Carriers; Okay, now we are getting into older baby territory…soft structured carriers can be. Various methods of transporting children have been used in different cultures and times. These methods include baby carriages (prams in British English), infant car seats, portable bassinets (carrycots), strollers (pushchairs), slings, backpacks, baskets and bicycle carriers. The large, heavy prams (short for perambulator), which had…