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ALPS Mountaineering Shasta Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 26 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 9 reasons to buy the Shasta - and 3 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

75% of the reviewers give the ALPS Mountaineering Shasta a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (39%)
Good (36%)
Average (19%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (3%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the ALPS Mountaineering Shasta:

Reviewers like these things about the ALPS Mountaineering Shasta

  • Most users said that the bag is of very good quality, roomy, sturdy back pack.
  • Many users said that this pack include a built in rain cover,.
  • Many users said that the detachable lid that acts as an over sized fanny pack.
  • Many other users said that it adjusts for many torso lengths.
  • Many other users said that the large bottom compartment is just about right for a bigger synthetic filled sleeping bag.
  • Many reviewers said that the hydration sleeve inside the pack should work fine.
  • Many other reviewers said that the tubular frame it uses is very supportive and distributes weight well.
  • Reviewers said that the waist belt is strapped so you can still clip things on it.
  • Reviewers said that the top cover also has some great room for storage for smaller equipment with two added flush zipper pockets.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some users complained that there is lack of pockets on the belt,.
  • One user complained that the hip belt pockets or media pocket on shoulder strap.
  • Another user complained that the shoulder straps are smaller, and the stitching does not appear to be as good in places.


Crowdsourced specs across all ALPS Mountaineering Shasta models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight5.8 oz (2.6 kg)
Length iconLength29 in (74 cm)
Width11 in (28 cm)
Height14 in (36 cm)

Popular Models

ALPS Mountaineering Shasta 4200

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The ALPS Mountaineering Shasta ranks #2192 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on July 03, 2019