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Direct Action Ghost Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 4, 2019

based on 373 reviews

We have checked hundreds of reviews and found 15 reasons to buy the Ghost - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

90% of the reviewers give the Direct Action Ghost a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (78%)
Good (12%)
Average (3%)
Poor (3%)
Bad (3%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Direct Action Ghost:

Reviewers like these things about the Direct Action Ghost

  • Many users find the laser cut MOLLE fantastic and contributes to the slim-profile look.
  • A lot of users thought this bag is amazingly comfortable.
  • Some reviewers the well contoured and padded shoulder straps.
  • Other users thought the hip belt works really well, plus there is an adjustable sternum strap.
  • Some reviewers loved how the water bladder portions works well and carries the weight well if you use the hook.
  • One user said this pack screams quality, very well made and comes with fantastic stitching.
  • An owner was so amazed to find no frays or loose stitching and after two months of pretty good use hiking/camping/being thrown around in the woods.
  • On user said that everything about this backpack is heavy duty from the zippers to the thread, to the stitching.
  • Other users thought back is well padded with a nice thick slab of closed-cell foam on each side.
  • quite comfortable and functional.
  • One unique feature that users really appreciate is the “combat vent” padding system on the back panel, shoulder straps, and hip belt which significantly reduces back sweat when biking.
  • Many users agree that the quality and craftsmanship along with all the detail and thought that went into creating these backpacks is amazing.
  • Users find the attached mini pack useful in providing lots of organization options in addition to the ones in the main pack.
  • Hikers and students alike love how comfortable the bag is.
  • One user dubbed it as a very well thought out and executed piece.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some users thought it’s overpriced.
  • Others said it’s a nice pack but no inside pockets.


Crowdsourced specs across all Direct Action Ghost models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight5.1 oz (2.3 kg)
Length iconLength7 in (18 cm)
Width12 in (30 cm)
Height20 in (51 cm)


vs Direct Action Bags

The Direct Action Ghost ranks #2 compared with the other Direct Action bags.

1Direct Action Dragon Egg
Direct Action Dragon Egg
2Direct Action Ghost
Direct Action Ghost
3Direct Action Dust
Direct Action Dust

vs All Bags

The Direct Action Ghost ranks #653 compared with all the bags we have checked.

Top 30% bag

651Mountainsmith Daylight
Mountainsmith Daylight
652Direct Action Ghost
Direct Action Ghost
653Sherpani Sadie
Sherpani Sadie
654Aqua Quest Stylin
Aqua Quest Stylin
655Briggs & Riley Baseline
Briggs & Riley Baseline

Vs Other Bags

Crowdsourced comparison of the Direct Action Ghost vs the Direct Action Dragon Egg.

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Direct Action Ghost vs Direct Action Dragon Egg

Direct Action Ghost
Direct Action Ghost


Based on 373 reviews
Weight: 5.1 oz

  • The Ghost is rated a bit worse than the Dragon Egg.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 1,551 reviews of the two bags.
  • The weight of the biggest Ghost is 42% heavier than the biggest Dragon Egg (5.1 oz vs 3.6 oz).

Only the Ghost is available in these colors:

Only the Dragon Egg is available in these colors:

Bag ID 35815. Images from Amazon Product Advertising API and shop datafeeds.

Last updated on July 04, 2019