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Camelbak Trailblazer Reviews and Buyer's Guide (Feb 2019)

4.11 based on 53 reviews

Reviews Summary

92% of the Camelbak Trailblazer reviews are good or excellent!

Excellent (79%)
Good (13%)
Average (8%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (0%)

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

Reviewers like these things about the Camelbak Trailblazer

  • A lot of users have mentioned that the Camelbak Trailblazer backpack can keep all of the essentials and a few nonessential items too.
  • Others thought that the pack's sizing is perfect; it is not too big to be a burden.
  • Several reviewers felt that it is perfect for a day hike.
  • Users found that its bladder does not leak.
  • According to some users, the bag has room for snacks and a few must-haves.
  • Users lauded its excellent design.
  • Another reviewer thought that it is well-built.
  • Testers found that the water reservoir was sized just right.
  • Other testers noted that the built-in whistles on the trap could come in handy for safety purposes.
  • Many wrote that it has great pockets.
  • They also said that it is comfortable to use during hikes.
  • Several of those who have tried the bag noted that it is easy to clean and dry.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer thought that the mouthpiece breaks easily.
  • Another user had some problems with the leaky bite valve.


Crowdsourced specs across all Camelbak Trailblazer models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight0.9 oz (0.4 kg)
Length iconLength16 in (41 cm)
Width10 in (25 cm)
Height9 in (23 cm)

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Weight iconWeight0.9 oz (0.4 kg)
Length iconLength16 in (41 cm)
Width10 in (25 cm)
Height9 in (23 cm)


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The Camelbak Trailblazer ranks #31 compared with the other Camelbak bags.

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The Camelbak Trailblazer ranks #758 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Vs Other Bags

Crowdsourced comparison of the Camelbak Trailblazer vs the Camelbak Scout.

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Camelbak Trailblazer vs Camelbak Scout

Camelbak Trailblazer
Camelbak Trailblazer

Based on 53 reviews
Weight: 0.9 oz

Camelbak Scout
Camelbak Scout

Based on 162 reviews
Weight: 1.05 oz
Price: $$

  • The Trailblazer is rated a little bit worse than the Scout.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 215 reviews of the two bags.
  • The weight of the biggest Trailblazer is 17% lighter than the biggest Scout (0.9 oz vs 1.05 oz).

Only the Scout is available in these colors:

Bag ID 32154. Images from Amazon Product Advertising API

Last update on 2019-02-20 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API

Last updated on February 10, 2019