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Granite Gear Air Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 552 reviews

We have checked hundreds of reviews and found 13 reasons to buy the Air - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

85% of the reviewers give the Granite Gear Air a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (65%)
Good (20%)
Average (7%)
Poor (3%)
Bad (2%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Granite Gear Air:

Reviewers like these things about the Granite Gear Air

  • Most users recommend it for being super lightweight but strong enough to load a good amount of stuff.
  • One hiker loved how he can easily fit in 7 hearty days worth of hiking food in it.
  • Some users liked how the bag provide some water resistance.
  • Reviewers thought that it really works for organizing gear, lightweight and tougher than it looks.
  • Users observed that the zipper does not catch even with rapid back and forth motion.
  • Some loved the handle configuration of the bag which allows for easy hanging of the sack at night to prevent the critters from getting into their food.
  • Users who travel a lot thought that these are really great travel pouches.
  • One user particularly liked its lightness and boxy shape.
  • One hiker said that if you're looking for something ultralight that won't stand up to critters, needs to be hung and is cheap, get this bag.
  • Some reviewers particularly find the zipper fantastic as it allows that extra convenience of being able to see what you want to grab.
  • Many find this bag excellent for hiking and backpacking.
  • Hikers have proven this bag to be very good for handing food while on a long distance backpacking trip.
  • Overall, its super light weight, huge storage capacity, solid construction and tough zippers are cited as the main reasons for choosing this bag.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some thought that the nylon material is too delicate.
  • One user while admitting that it is nicely made, thought the bag was a bit expensive.


Crowdsourced specs across all Granite Gear Air models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight0.1-0.2 oz (0-0.1 kg)

The bag is recommended for these activities:


Popular Models

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Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Granite Gear Air features:
  • Haul loop
  • Ultralight

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


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The Granite Gear Air ranks #11 compared with the other Granite Gear bags.

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The Granite Gear Air ranks #1128 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on July 03, 2019