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Bergans Istinden Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 1 review

We have checked a few reviews and found 8 reasons to buy the Istinden - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

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Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Bergans Istinden:

Reviewers like these things about the Bergans Istinden

  • A reviewer thought that the Bergans Istinden pack will take the user from the mountain base and back with awesome load-carrying capabilities and comfort.
  • Users mentioned that it is loaded with features for the aspiring backcountry skier to the professional mountaineer.
  • Reviewers pointed out that it is tough.
  • According to some reviewers, it works very well.
  • Other reviewers noted that adjusting the pack takes only seconds due to the Velcro, but it remains very secure.
  • They also noticed that it can be either top load, or the top and both sides of the back panel can be zipped open for full access to all items inside.
  • Some users recommend its use for day to day and those who are office and home workers.
  • Others noted that ice, snow, rocks, and even the occasional tree branch haven’t made this pack look anything less than brand new.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer thought that when the temperature rises into the 40’s and above the back panel will cause the back to sweat.
  • A few other reviewers noted that it has just barely enough room to get all of the required gear including avy gear, bivy, and safety gear all in the 34L version.


Crowdsourced specs across all Bergans Istinden models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight2.75 oz (1.2 kg)
Length iconLength22 in (56 cm)
Width11 in (28 cm)
Height9 in (23 cm)

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Bergans Istinden features:
  • Sternum strap

Actual features depends on the model, so check the features before you buy.
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Last updated on July 03, 2019