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Arcteryx Cierzo Reviews and Buyer's Guide (Jan 2019)

3.81 based on 56 reviews
Arcteryx Cierzo
80% of the Arcteryx Cierzo reviews are good or excellent!

Excellent (70%)
Good (10%)
Average (9%)
Poor (9%)
Bad (0%)

Capacity iconCapacity18 l (1098 cuin)
Weight iconWeight0.8 oz (0.4 kg)
Length iconLength17 in (43 cm)
Width13 in (33 cm)
Height6 in (15 cm)

Reviews Summary

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

Reviewers like these things about the Arcteryx Cierzo

  • A lot of users have mentioned that the Arcteryx Cierzo backpack is perfect for a long day of mountain climbing and alpine climbing.
  • According to some users, its frameless structure makes the backpack easily compressible.
  • A reviewer mentioned that the presence of pockets and straps allowed him to store several personal items and hiking equipment with ease.
  • Users found it easy to access to drink from the hydration bladders due to a HydroPort drink tube passage.
  • Testers found the product to be compressible.
  • Many wrote that the backpack is lightweight and compact, capable of storing a lot of gears including navigation tools.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Reviewers observed that the backpack might be uncomfortable, especially when you place a lot of things in its compartment.
  • A user noted that product is not waterproof, making it susceptible to being wet when exposed to moist environments.
  • Another user thought that the backpack could be quite limiting, especially when users need the object placed at the bottom portion of the bag.
  • According to a tester, its shoulder straps are thin.

Popular Models

Arcteryx Cierzo 18

100% choose the Arcteryx Cierzo 18

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Capacity iconCapacity18 l (1098 cuin)
Weight iconWeight0.8 oz (0.4 kg)
Length iconLength17 in (43 cm)
Width13 in (33 cm)
Height6 in (15 cm)

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Arcteryx Cierzo features:
  • Carry-on size
  • Compression straps
  • Hip belt
  • Ultralight
  • Sternum strap

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

Packing Guide

See how much a traveller, an athlete and an outdoorsy person can pack in the different Arcteryx Cierzo models (the most popular choice is the Cierzo 18).

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.

1818 l0.8 oz0.04 oz/L


vs Arcteryx Bags

The Arcteryx Cierzo ranks #16 compared with the other Arcteryx bags.

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vs All Bags

The Arcteryx Cierzo ranks #1093 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Bag ID 31239. Images from Amazon Product Advertising API

Last updated on January 11, 2019