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Burton Riders Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated May 12, 2019

based on 47 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 13 reasons to buy the Riders - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

95% of the reviewers give the Burton Riders a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (95%)
Good (0%)
Average (0%)
Poor (4%)
Bad (0%)

Reviews Summary

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

Reviewers like these things about the Burton Riders

  • According to users, the Burton Riders backpack is comfortable to use.
  • Reviewers mentioned that it is durable due to its nylon material.
  • Other users noted it has a zippered interior pocket meant for storage of essential items.
  • Reviewers said that it has two external pockets intended for on-the-fly storage of things.
  • They also noted that the bag includes a vertical board carry.
  • Other reviewers thought that it has sufficient internal gear organization options.
  • Reviewers mentioned that the bag has a storage of snow tools such as shovel for backcountry safety or booter building.
  • They noticed that its fabric provide durability to the pack.
  • Testers noted that its waist belt could be removed when not needed.
  • Users found it easy to access the storage of the bag.
  • Other testers said that its has a side water bottle pocket, making it easy to quench thirst.
  • Other users praised its ergonomic shoulder harness and back panel.
  • Reviewers lauded its efficient pack compression system.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer felt that the bag was not durable enough.
  • Another reviewer thought that the bag was smaller than expected.


Crowdsourced specs across all Burton Riders models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight1.8-2.5 oz (0.8-1.1 kg)
Length iconLength12-20 in (30-51 cm)
Width8-12 in (20-30 cm)
Height7-18 in (18-46 cm)

The bag is recommended for these activities:


Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Burton Riders features:
  • Sunglasses pocket
  • Snowboard carry
  • Hydration compatible
  • Sternum strap
  • Carry-on size

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


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The Burton Riders ranks #4 compared with the other Burton bags.

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The Burton Riders ranks #141 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on May 12, 2019