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Fjallraven Re-Kanken Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 305 reviews

We have checked hundreds of reviews and found 11 reasons to buy the Re-Kanken - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

75% of the reviewers give the Fjallraven Re-Kanken a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (63%)
Good (12%)
Average (4%)
Poor (8%)
Bad (10%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Fjallraven Re-Kanken:

Reviewers like these things about the Fjallraven Re-Kanken

  • Reviewers thought that the Fjallraven Re-Kanken backpack has a lightweight design.
  • Other users noted that it is easy to grab and store things inside its compartment.
  • Testers found its iconic Scandinavian design to be attractive.
  • Many of the reviewers commented on its durability as manifested by its robust polyester fabric.
  • Users found the bag to be versatile and accessible.
  • Other reviewers remarked that it was comfortable to wear.
  • Testers like that its straps are adjustable and ergonomic in nature.
  • Testers also found that they can store essential gears safely through its front zipper compartment and side pockets.
  • Many users who used it were able to grab the bag quickly due to its dual top snap handles.
  • A lot of users thought that the pack was easy to carry.
  • Reviewers commend the presence of various attractive designs.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer thought that its buckle might break easily.
  • Another reviewer felt that it may not be appropriate for high-intensity activities.


Crowdsourced specs across all Fjallraven Re-Kanken models and sizes:

Capacity iconCapacity7 l (427 cuin)
Weight iconWeight0.3 oz (0.1 kg)
Length iconLength11 in (28 cm)
Width8 in (20 cm)
Height11 in (28 cm)

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Fjallraven Re-Kanken features:
  • Side pockets

Some sources also mention these features:
  • Carry-on size

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

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.

Mini7 l0.3 oz0.04 oz/L


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The Fjallraven Re-Kanken ranks #13 compared with the other Fjallraven bags.

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The Fjallraven Re-Kanken ranks #2610 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on July 03, 2019