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Granite Gear Athabasca Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 15 reviews

We have checked a few reviews and found 10 reasons to buy the Athabasca - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.


Reviews Summary

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

Reviewers like these things about the Granite Gear Athabasca

  • A reviewer thought that the Granite Gear Athabasca backpack provides sufficient support and comfort to the user.
  • Users mentioned that its size is adequate enough as a day pack.
  • Reviewers noted of its efficient waist belt and chest strap.
  • According to some reviewers, the backpack was durable and sturdy.
  • Other reviewers thought that its integrated rain cover could be removed.
  • Laptop users lauded the presence of a padded sleeve dedicated to keeping their gadgets safe and secure.
  • Some users noted that it has lots of good straps which hold things in place.
  • Several reviewers indicated that pockets were sufficient to allow organization and storage of items.
  • A user thought that pack is compact and is recommended for hiking commuting.
  • Testers mentioned that the bag has a good fit for a variety of body types.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer thought that a flap does not cover the main zipper.
  • A few other reviewers felt that its easy access top pocket is not large enough.


Crowdsourced specs across all Granite Gear Athabasca models and sizes:

Capacity iconCapacity24 l (1465 cuin)

Popular Models

Granite Gear Athabasca 24

100% choose the Granite Gear Athabasca 24

100 %
Colors and combinations:


Capacity iconCapacity24 l (1465 cuin)

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Granite Gear Athabasca features:
  • Hydration bladder

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 Granite Gear Athabasca models (the most popular choice is the Athabasca 24).


vs Granite Gear Bags

The Granite Gear Athabasca ranks #2 compared with the other Granite Gear bags.

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vs All Bags

The Granite Gear Athabasca ranks #201 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Bag ID 31531. Images from Amazon Product Advertising API and shop datafeeds.

Last updated on July 03, 2019