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Alchemy Goods Pike Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 4, 2019

based on 31 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 13 reasons to buy the Pike - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

91% of the reviewers give the Alchemy Goods Pike a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (84%)
Good (7%)
Average (3%)
Poor (3%)
Bad (3%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Alchemy Goods Pike:

Reviewers like these things about the Alchemy Goods Pike

  • One user described it a small, simple, sustainably made messenger bag best suited for small trips around town or to and from the office.
  • A lot of users love its easy access external pocket.
  • Some reviewers like how the main compartment holds their lunch, a sweater, and a small computer.
  • A number of reviewers love the aesthetic, practicality and durablity of this bag.
  • Some users find this bag attractive, right-sized and water proof.
  • A number of reviewers like how it rests comfortably over the shoulder and secure.
  • Many reviewers enjoy its light weight and decent storage space.
  • A number of reviewers like how the back panel and interior of the bag is lined with nylon to protect from any transfer from the recycled inner tubes.
  • Some reviewers find the shoulder strap wide and made from seatbelt material, so it does not dig into the shoulder.
  • One user said that the zipper with stem, the tire markings make this bag one of a kind.
  • Some owners said this bag is excellently made right down to the details.
  • The rubber construction is super comfortable and a delight to carry around town as observed by some reviewers.
  • Others find the safety belt strap a nice touch.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some users find it too small for everyday mobile life.
  • Others said it's not comfortable when fully loaded.


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The Alchemy Goods Pike ranks #1 compared with the other Alchemy Goods bags.

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The Alchemy Goods Pike ranks #1553 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Selected Reviews

Mtn Weekly

Its difficult to find much to dislike about this bag. I’d recommend The Alchemy Goods Pike to anyone looking for a feel good messenger bag with small to medium load capacity.

Posted 5 October 2011 by Mitch Kline - Read full review

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Last updated on July 04, 2019