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Exped Cloudburst Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

3.84
based on 50 reviews


We have checked tens of reviews and found 7 reasons to buy the Cloudburst - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.


85% of the reviewers give the Exped Cloudburst a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (50%)
Good (35%)
Average (14%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (0%)





Reviews Summary


Here's what the reviewers think about the Exped Cloudburst:

Reviewers like these things about the Exped Cloudburst

  • Several reviewers mentioned that the Exped Cloudburst backpack provides extra comfort to the user because of the mesh shoulder straps it has.
  • A user likes its removable hip belt which allows him to use it when he does not wish to use it.
  • Reviewers thought that the Exped Cloudburst backpack is excellent for mountain trips, paddle adventure, and island exploration.
  • A lot of users who are usually exposed to wet environments enjoyed the waterproof feature of the backpack.
  • Many testers have attested to durable grab loop of the backpack which is beneficial in storing gears.
  • According to several users, its sufficient gear capacity is capable of storing quite a lot of their equipment and valuable items.
  • Several testers commended the durability of its PU coated Taffeta Nylon and TPU film laminated Polyester base material.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer thought that the backpack is fragile when used in high-intensity activities.
  • Another reviewer observed that it might easily be punctured.



Specs


Crowdsourced specs across all Exped Cloudburst models and sizes:

Capacity iconCapacity15-25 l (915-1526 cuin)
Weight iconWeight0.6-0.7 oz (0.3-0.3 kg)
Length iconLength8 in (20 cm)
Width4 in (10 cm)
Height8 in (20 cm)


The bag is recommended for these activities:

Hiking
Sport
Cycling
Travel
School
Backpacking



Popular Models


Exped Cloudburst 25

50% choose the Exped Cloudburst 25

50 %
Colors and combinations:

Black
Blue
Brown
Grey
Orange
Red
Yellow


Specs
Capacity iconCapacity25 l (1526 cuin)
Weight iconWeight0.7 oz (0.3 kg)
Length iconLength8 in (20 cm)
Width4 in (10 cm)
Height8 in (20 cm)


Exped Cloudburst 15

50% choose the Exped Cloudburst 15

50 %
Colors and combinations:

Black
Blue
Brown
Grey
Orange
Red
Yellow


Specs
Capacity iconCapacity15 l (915 cuin)
Weight iconWeight0.6 oz (0.3 kg)




Exped Cloudburst 15 vs Cloudburst 25


The two most popular Exped Cloudburst models are the Cloudburst 15 and the Cloudburst 25, so let's compare them:

The Cloudburst 15
Exped Cloudburst 15

The Cloudburst 25
Exped Cloudburst 25

Popularity and Prices

The same amount of people are interested in both models. 50% of the people interested in the Exped Cloudburst choose the Cloudburst 15 and 50 choose the Cloudburst 25.

The price of the two bags is more or less the same, but check the deals before you buy.

Capacity and Packing

The Cloudburst 15 has a capacity of 15 l, while the Cloudburst 25 has a capacity of 25 l.

Cloudburst 15Cloudburst 25
Biggest

For a traveller, the 10 L (610 cuin) difference equals around 1 tshirt, 1 boxers, 1 pair of socks and 1 pair of shoes.

Packing the Cloudburst 15
toilet_bag
1
blouse
1
tshirt
3
boxers
3
socks
3
shorts
1
towel
1
Extra in the Cloudburst 25
tshirt
1
boxers
1
socks
1
shoes
1

If you are an athlete, the 10 L difference equals 1 blouse, 1 tshirt, 1 boxers, 1 pair of socks, 1 shorts and 2 protein bars.

Packing the Cloudburst 15
water_bottle
1
toilet_bag
1
tshirt
1
boxers
1
socks
1
shorts
1
shoes
1
towel
1
Extra in the Cloudburst 25
blouse
1
tshirt
1
boxers
1
socks
1
shorts
1
protein_bar
2

Outdoor people can equal the capacity difference as 1 blouse, 1 shorts and 1 packaged meal.

Packing the Cloudburst 15
water_bottle
2
toilet_bag
1
tshirt
1
boxers
1
socks
1
jacket
1
protein_bar
2
towel
1
book
1
packaged_meal
1
Extra in the Cloudburst 25
blouse
1
shorts
1
packaged_meal
1

Check how you can pack the Cloudburst here.

Weight and dimensions

The weight of the Cloudburst 15 is 0.1 kg (3.5 oz) lower than the weight of the Cloudburst 25.

Cloudburst 15Cloudburst 25
Lightest

Features and Colors

Both models are available in black, blue, brown, grey, orange, red and yellow.




Feature Summary


Many sources mention these Exped Cloudburst features:
  • Seam taped
  • Waterproof

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 Exped Cloudburst models (the most popular choice is the Cloudburst 25).




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.

ModelCapacityWeightLevel
1515 l0.6 oz0.04 oz/L
2525 l0.7 oz0.03 oz/L


Exped Cloudburst
Average for 22,435+ different bags




Rankings


vs Exped Bags

The Exped Cloudburst ranks #4 compared with the other Exped bags.

2Exped Summit
3.98
Exped Summit
3Exped Torrent
3.85
Exped Torrent
4Exped Cloudburst
3.84
Exped Cloudburst

vs All Bags

The Exped Cloudburst ranks #1687 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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3.84
Gregory Sula
1686Exped Cloudburst
3.84
Exped Cloudburst
1687Kelty Riot
3.84
Kelty Riot
1688Dakine Switch
3.84
Dakine Switch
1689Eagle Creek Cargo Hauler
3.84
Eagle Creek Cargo Hauler



Selected Reviews


Simply Hike

It kept my kit dry, felt comfortable on my back (even in 60 MPH winds) and it stayed safely and securely on my back. To top it off it carried the same kit that everyone’s 35 litre rucksack had. A great piece of kit for every season!

Posted 6 February 2015 - Read full review

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Last updated on July 03, 2019