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Eagle Creek Gear Hauler Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated May 13, 2019

based on 41 reviews

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

Check all the pros and cons here.

100% of the reviewers give the Eagle Creek Gear Hauler a good or excellent rating!

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Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Eagle Creek Gear Hauler:

Reviewers like these things about the Eagle Creek Gear Hauler

  • Many users thought it's a great travel bag for its excellent quality and storage capacity.
  • Others chose it for excellent design and goos construction.
  • Many reiewers loved how it integrates well with a roller, slides over handle and actually balances the weight well.
  • Others were amazed with how it can function as a supplemental and carry on bag.
  • One user thought this luggage hauler has the latest and greatest compartments and durability.
  • Others appreciate how it came exactly as advertised and delivered on schedule.
  • A lot of users love the organization of the luggage.
  • One owner dubbed it as a versatile piece of compact travel luggage.
  • Frequent travelers find this bag well suited to specific short haul trips.
  • Many users were pleased with the presence of well placed handles and gear attachments which helps with general handling and use.
  • A lot of users find the separate compartment useful in separating any important items and electronics from the rest of the luggage, providing plenty of packing options.
  • As a backpack, many finds it effective for getting around stations, airports, on and off public transport and for city/urban use.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Others thought there were too many straps that are not needed.
  • A reviewer said it would be handier if the smaller compartment could open a little further.


Crowdsourced specs across all Eagle Creek Gear Hauler models and sizes:

Laptop iconLaptop SizeMax. 17 inches

The bag is recommended for these activities:


Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Eagle Creek Gear Hauler features:
  • Sternum strap
  • Compression straps

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


vs Eagle Creek Bags

The Eagle Creek Gear Hauler ranks #6 compared with the other Eagle Creek bags.

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vs All Bags

The Eagle Creek Gear Hauler ranks #1075 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Vs Other Bags

Crowdsourced comparison of the Eagle Creek Gear Hauler vs the Eagle Creek Load Hauler.

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Eagle Creek Gear Hauler vs Eagle Creek Load Hauler

Eagle Creek Gear Hauler
Eagle Creek Gear Hauler

Based on 41 reviews
Price: $$$

Eagle Creek Load Hauler
Eagle Creek Load Hauler


Based on 141 reviews

Weight: 1.8 oz
Price: $$

  • The Gear Hauler is rated a little bit better than the Load Hauler.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 182 reviews of the two bags.

FeatureGear HaulerLoad Hauler
Carry-on size
Compression straps
Sternum strap

Both bags are available in these colors:

Only the Load Hauler is available in these colors:

Bag ID 35027. Images from Amazon Product Advertising API and shop datafeeds.

Last updated on May 13, 2019