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Camelbak Sequoia Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 110 reviews

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

Check all the pros and cons here.

90% of the reviewers give the Camelbak Sequoia a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (78%)
Good (12%)
Average (0%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (9%)


Reviews Summary

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

Reviewers like these things about the Camelbak Sequoia

  • Testers found out that the Camelbak Sequoia backpack is comfortable to carry.
  • According to those who used it, the bag has a durable design.
  • Other testers recommend the use of the pack for traveling and hiking.
  • Users also noted that it is capable of distributing load efficiently.
  • Other users found that its pockets were sufficient to store and organize things securely.
  • Reviewers thought that its main compartment is roomy enough to store essential gears.
  • According to some reviewers, the stretch pockets on its sides make it easy to access essentials.
  • Reviewers note that it has a specialized fleece lined pocket for sunglasses.
  • Other users also stated that its back panel features ventilated pods that keep the back cool.
  • They also mentioned that its back panel moves with the body so that the load stays positioned comfortably.
  • Many users took notice on its stability when carrying a heavy weight.
  • Reviewers also noticed that its shoulder harness curves comfortable around the chest.
  • Other reviewers thought that its straps do not chafe against bare skin.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A tester discovered that its size does not fit all body structures.
  • A reviewer mentioned that its storage areas were slightly larger.


Crowdsourced specs across all Camelbak Sequoia models and sizes:

Capacity iconCapacity22 l (1343 cuin)
Weight iconWeight2.4-2.6 oz (1.1-1.2 kg)
Length iconLength20 in (51 cm)
Width10-13 in (25-33 cm)
Height4-12 in (10-30 cm)

The bag is recommended for these activities:


Popular Models

Camelbak Sequoia 22

100% choose the Camelbak Sequoia 22

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Colors and combinations:


Capacity iconCapacity22 l (1343 cuin)
Weight iconWeight2.4 oz (1.1 kg)
Length iconLength20 in (51 cm)
Width10 in (25 cm)
Height12 in (30 cm)

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Camelbak Sequoia features:
  • Sternum strap
  • Hip belt
  • Carry-on size
  • Compression straps

Some sources also mention these features:
  • Sunglasses pocket

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 Camelbak Sequoia models (the most popular choice is the Sequoia 22).

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.

2222 l2.4 oz0.11 oz/L


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The Camelbak Sequoia ranks #30 compared with the other Camelbak bags.

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The Camelbak Sequoia ranks #918 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Selected Reviews

Marathon MTB

The verdict? The reservoir technology is among the best in the business, and the Camelbak Sequoia shines in the comfort department thanks to it’s excellent back support system.

Posted 3 July 2017 by Imogen - Read full review

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Last updated on July 03, 2019