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Boreas Lost Coast Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 31 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 18 reasons to buy the Lost Coast - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

78% of the reviewers give the Boreas Lost Coast a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (78%)
Good (0%)
Average (11%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (11%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Boreas Lost Coast:

Reviewers like these things about the Boreas Lost Coast

  • Some users find the double fanny pack great for small essentials.
  • Others appreciate the presence of the hand-sized stuff pack waterproof bag.
  • A lot of reviewers are thankful for its multiple pockets.
  • Many users are so happy with how it handles with how it handles 20 to 23 pounds load of load.
  • A lot of reviewers find it very lighweight and comfortable to carry even when loaded.
  • Some particularly praise its great ventilation on the back.
  • Functional, lightweight, comfortable, great ventilation, sufficient storage, minimalist design, well constructed, durable and tough are cited as the main reasons for choosing this bag.
  • Others apprecitathe removable internal frame for packing options.
  • Many hikers thought the compression straps work great at keeping everything really close to the back so it doesn't wobble.
  • Others particularly like the design frame of the pack.
  • A lot of users said that this pack offers rich assortment of storage options for organizing gear, including open and closed storage.
  • Others love the two large hip belt pockets, useful for storing all kinds of smaller items or electronics.
  • Some users like the deep side pockets for storing water bottles or other gear.
  • Others love how the main compartment comes with a large extension collar for extra capacity with a draw string closure.
  • Some reviewers find the daisy chains e very useful feature for air travel.
  • External Attachment Points and Compression System are also cited as some of the most favorite features of the pack.
  • Some hikers noted how the lumbar pad assists in load to hip transfer.
  • Others are so amazed with how the removable plastic frame sheet drop pack weight close to 3 pounds.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some users said the mesh fanric is prone to tearing on vegetation.
  • Others said the hip belt is a bit small for those with large body frame.


Crowdsourced specs across all Boreas Lost Coast models and sizes:

Capacity iconCapacity60 l (3661 cuin)
Weight iconWeight3-3.4 oz (1.4-1.5 kg)
Length iconLength26-28 in (66-71 cm)
Width12 in (30 cm)
Height11 in (28 cm)

Popular Models

Boreas Lost Coast 45

50% choose the Boreas Lost Coast 45

50 %
Colors and combinations:


Weight iconWeight3 oz (1.4 kg)
Length iconLength26 in (66 cm)
Width12 in (30 cm)
Height11 in (28 cm)

Boreas Lost Coast 60

50% choose the Boreas Lost Coast 60

50 %
Colors and combinations:


Capacity iconCapacity60 l (3661 cuin)
Weight iconWeight3.4 oz (1.5 kg)
Length iconLength28 in (71 cm)
Width12 in (30 cm)
Height11 in (28 cm)

Boreas Lost Coast 45 vs Lost Coast 60

The two most popular Boreas Lost Coast models are the Lost Coast 45 and the Lost Coast 60, so let's compare them:

The Lost Coast 45
Boreas Lost Coast 45

The Lost Coast 60
Boreas Lost Coast 60

Popularity and Prices

The same amount of people are interested in both models. 50% of the people interested in the Boreas Lost Coast choose the Lost Coast 45 and 50 choose the Lost Coast 60.

Weight and dimensions

The weight of the Lost Coast 45 is 0.4 kg (14.1 oz) lower than the weight of the Lost Coast 60.

Lost Coast 45Lost Coast 60

If we look at dimensions, the Lost Coast 45 is 2 in (5 cm) longer than the Lost Coast 60 (26 vs. 28 in). Both bags are the same width (12 in), while the height is the same (both 11 in).

Features and Colors

Both models are available in black and green.

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Boreas Lost Coast features:
  • Detachable lid
  • Hip belt
  • Hip belt pockets
  • Hydration compatible
  • Raincover included
  • 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 Boreas Lost Coast models (the most popular choice is the Lost Coast 45).

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.

6060 l3.4 oz0.06 oz/L


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The Boreas Lost Coast ranks #2 compared with the other Boreas bags.

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The Boreas Lost Coast ranks #1530 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on July 03, 2019