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Eagle Creek XTA Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 4, 2019

based on 36 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 10 reasons to buy the XTA - and 3 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

89% of the reviewers give the Eagle Creek XTA a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (67%)
Good (22%)
Average (6%)
Poor (5%)
Bad (0%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Eagle Creek XTA:

Reviewers like these things about the Eagle Creek XTA

  • Most users said that the size of this bag is just right for day hiking.
  • Many users said that the outer pouch is just what they needed for stashing their camera for easy access.
  • Users also said that the shoulder straps are nicely padded as is the handle on top.
  • Reviewers mentioned that there is a narrow chest belt for a bit more adjustability and to somewhat relieve the load off of your shoulders.
  • Another great feature mentioned by some users is that there is a sleeve in the back to slip on your luggage pull handle.
  • Most users mentioned that it's solidly built, expandable and, more importantly, functional.
  • They also said that this is an elegant, roomy, extremely well-thought-out and constructed.
  • Travelers said that they were able to keep all their electronics secure.
  • Most reviewers said that the front pocket can actually hold a lot and has an inner mesh pocket as well.
  • They also said that the zippers are of good quality, and the pack sits comfortably on your back and won't slip during a bike ride.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some reviewers said that the material is thin and the build is not strong.
  • Some other users said that there are very few pockets.
  • One user complained that it is not waterproof, not exactly water resistant either.


Crowdsourced specs across all Eagle Creek XTA models and sizes:

Laptop iconLaptop SizeMax. 15 inches


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The Eagle Creek XTA ranks #14 compared with the other Eagle Creek bags.

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vs All Bags

The Eagle Creek XTA ranks #1592 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on July 04, 2019