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Camelbak Arc Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 147 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 12 reasons to buy the Arc - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

63% of the reviewers give the Camelbak Arc a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (50%)
Good (13%)
Average (5%)
Poor (16%)
Bad (13%)

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Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Camelbak Arc:

Reviewers like these things about the Camelbak Arc

  • According to users, the Camelbak Arc hydration belt is comfortable to use.
  • Users took notice of its lightweight design and minimal gear storage.
  • Other users thought that its fabric provides sufficient durability to the bag.
  • Reviewers mentioned that its pockets could be accessed quickly.
  • Users noted that the hydration belt includes two bottles which could be rapidly accessed.
  • They thought that the bottle is easy to squeeze and has a self-sealing valve to minimize leaks.
  • Testers said that its bottle is BPA-free, reducing the plastic aftertaste of the water.
  • Reviewers mentioned that its cargo pocket could be removed.
  • Other reviewers also found that the bottle has a flex and twist release system.
  • Reviewers indicated that the belt is also designed to carry essentials including phone and keys.
  • Other reviewers mentioned that the bottles do not move when the belt is tightened.
  • They also said that the belt is easy to use.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer thought that the hydration belt might keep rotating continually.
  • Another reviewer noted that the pockets are quite small.


Crowdsourced specs across all Camelbak Arc models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight0.2-0.7 oz (0.1-0.3 kg)
Length iconLength12-16 in (30-41 cm)
Width4-8 in (10-20 cm)
Height4-6 in (10-15 cm)

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Weight iconWeight0.6 oz (0.3 kg)
Length iconLength15 in (38 cm)
Width6 in (15 cm)
Height4 in (10 cm)

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Camelbak Arc features:
  • Stretch mesh

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


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Last updated on July 03, 2019