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Burton AK Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated May 12, 2019

based on 85 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 11 reasons to buy the AK - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

78% of the reviewers give the Burton AK a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (71%)
Good (7%)
Average (7%)
Poor (14%)
Bad (0%)

Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Burton AK:

Reviewers like these things about the Burton AK

  • Reviewers thought that the Burton AK bag is durable to use due to its fabric and construction.
  • Other users noted that the bag is made of 100% Nylon.
  • Users pointed out that the pack is designed for comfort.
  • Several of those who have tried the backpack praised its adjustable side compression straps.
  • Many wrote that the bag is best for summer hikes and winter missions beyond resort boundaries.
  • Other reviewers thought that it has an intelligent and versatile storage option for every essential needed from a split board to snow tools and hydration.
  • Several users pointed out that it can carry all the necessary things you need.
  • They also said that its zipper allows the user to access the bag easily.
  • Users found that the bag is very comfortable to use.
  • They further indicated that the bag has a minimalist hip belt that makes the bag more convenient to carry.
  • They also noticed that the pockets are very useful.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A user noticed that the bag is prone to ripping.
  • Another user mentioned that it is not durable enough.


Crowdsourced specs across all Burton AK models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight2 oz (0.9 kg)

The bag is recommended for these activities:


Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Burton AK features:
  • Helmet carry
  • Hydration compatible
  • Hip belt
  • Snowboard carry
  • Sunglasses pocket
  • Compression straps
  • Sternum strap

Some sources also mention these features:
  • Water bottle pockets

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


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The Burton AK ranks #26 compared with the other Burton bags.

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vs All Bags

The Burton AK ranks #1612 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Bag ID 32092. Images from Amazon Product Advertising API and shop datafeeds.

Last updated on May 12, 2019