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Arcteryx Carrier Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated May 12, 2019

based on 65 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 7 reasons to buy the Carrier - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

87% of the reviewers give the Arcteryx Carrier a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (73%)
Good (14%)
Average (0%)
Poor (11%)
Bad (0%)

Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Arcteryx Carrier:

Reviewers like these things about the Arcteryx Carrier

  • Some users said that the Arcteryx Carrier backpack is highly weather resistant because all of itsseams are taped.
  • Other reviewers noted that the handles and shoulder strap buckles of the pack are welded.
  • Testers discovered that it has a flap of fabric over the zipper, adding security to the compartments.
  • Several users said that the straps of the bag were versatile because they can be interchanged from a shoulder strap into a backpack.
  • Reviewers told told that the design itself makes the bag really lighweight to handle or to carry.
  • Users mentioned that the materials of this bag ensures them that their gears stays dry and that their wet gear doesn't dampen anything else.
  • Reviewers indicated that that it almost feels nothing when you carry it is carried on the back.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A user sadly emphasized that the bag does not have sufficient pockets, and pouches.
  • Another user told that the bag is quite expensive.


Crowdsourced specs across all Arcteryx Carrier models and sizes:

Capacity iconCapacity40-80 l (2441-4882 cuin)
Weight iconWeight0.65-1.6 oz (0.3-0.7 kg)
Length iconLength16-26 in (41-66 cm)
Width8-13 in (20-33 cm)
Height5-16 in (13-41 cm)

The bag is recommended for these activities:


Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Arcteryx Carrier features:
  • Water resistant
  • Carry-on size
  • Adjustable torso
  • Roll top

Some sources also mention these features:
  • Waterproof
  • Reflective
  • Seam taped

Actual features depends on the model, so check the features before you buy.

Capacity/Weight Levels

The capacity/weight level shows how much the bag weights compared with it's capacity (volume).

The lower the capacity/weight level, the better.

4040 l1.2 oz0.03 oz/L
5555 l1.2 oz0.02 oz/L
7575 l1.15 oz0.02 oz/L
8080 l1.6 oz0.02 oz/L

Arcteryx Carrier
Average for 22,435+ different bags


vs Arcteryx Bags

The Arcteryx Carrier ranks #12 compared with the other Arcteryx bags.

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vs All Bags

The Arcteryx Carrier ranks #1072 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on May 12, 2019