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Fjallraven Kajka Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 54 reviews

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

Check all the pros and cons here.

77% of the reviewers give the Fjallraven Kajka a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (61%)
Good (16%)
Average (22%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (0%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Fjallraven Kajka:

Reviewers like these things about the Fjallraven Kajka

  • Several reviewers raved about the strength and functionality which is brought about by the wooden frame of the Fjallraven Kajka backpack.
  • Testers like its support system which is engineered to distribute the weight of heavy loads evenly.
  • Many users agree that the bag delivers utmost comfort primarily when it is used on moderately high-intensity activities.
  • Other users thought that the backpack could quickly adjust to the length of their backs and the width between their shoulder straps.
  • A lot of reviewers have positively commented on the security of belongings which the backpack offers.
  • According to some reviewers, the backpack's design is environment-friendly.
  • To some of those who have tried the bag, the presence of several zippered pockets makes the backpack ideal for those who have lots of equipment at hand.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer felt that the backpack tends to be heavy, so it would be quite challenging to use in long activities.
  • A user thought that for a backpack with prices starting at $275, it might come as expensive compared to others.


Crowdsourced specs across all Fjallraven Kajka models and sizes:

Capacity iconCapacity55-75 l (3356-4577 cuin)
Weight iconWeight2-7.8 oz (0.9-3.5 kg)
Length iconLength10-12 in (25-30 cm)
Width9-16 in (23-41 cm)
Height14-35 in (36-89 cm)

The bag is recommended for these activities:


Popular Models

Fjallraven Kajka 65

100% choose the Fjallraven Kajka 65

100 %
Colors and combinations:


Capacity iconCapacity65 l (3967 cuin)
Weight iconWeight6 oz (2.7 kg)
Length iconLength11 in (28 cm)
Width9 in (23 cm)
Height14 in (36 cm)

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Fjallraven Kajka features:
  • Hip belt
  • Raincover included
  • Compression straps
  • Hip belt pockets
  • Side pockets

Some sources also mention these features:
  • Sternum strap
  • Hydration bladder
  • Lumbar pack lid
  • Sleeping bag compartment
  • Adjustable torso
  • Detachable lid
  • Ice axe/trekking pole loops
  • Load-lifter straps
  • Ventilated back panel
  • Water bottle pockets

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 Fjallraven Kajka models (the most popular choice is the Kajka 65).

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.

5555 l4 oz0.07 oz/L
6565 l6 oz0.09 oz/L
10075 l7.8 oz0.1 oz/L
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Fjallraven Kajka
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The Fjallraven Kajka ranks #5 compared with the other Fjallraven bags.

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The Fjallraven Kajka ranks #745 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Vs Other Bags

Crowdsourced comparison of the Fjallraven Kajka vs the Fjallraven Abisko.

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Fjallraven Kajka vs Fjallraven Abisko

Fjallraven Kajka
Fjallraven Kajka

Based on 54 reviews
Capacity: 55-75 l
Weight: 2-7.8 oz
Price: $$$

Fjallraven Abisko
Fjallraven Abisko


Based on 7 reviews

Capacity: 45 l
Weight: 3.4-5 oz
Price: $$$

  • The Kajka is rated a little bit better than the Abisko.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 61 reviews of the two bags.
  • The biggest Kajka is 67% bigger than the biggest Abisko (75 L vs 45 L).
  • The weight of the biggest Kajka is 56% heavier than the biggest Abisko (7.8 oz vs 5 oz).

Adjustable torso
Compression straps
Detachable lid
Hip belt
Hip belt pockets
Hydration bladder
Hydration compatible
Ice axe/trekking pole loops
Load-lifter straps
Lumbar pack lid
Moisture wicking
Raincover included
Side pockets
Sleeping bag compartment
Sternum strap
Ventilated back panel
Water bottle pockets

Both bags are available in these colors:

Only the Kajka is available in these colors:

Only the Abisko is available in these colors:

Bag ID 31315. Images from Amazon Product Advertising API and shop datafeeds.

Last updated on July 03, 2019