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Granite Gear Cross Trek Reviews and Buyer's Guide (Jan 2019)

3.57 based on 667 reviews
Granite Gear Cross Trek
74% of the Granite Gear Cross Trek reviews are good or excellent!

Excellent (60%)
Good (14%)
Average (8%)
Poor (9%)
Bad (6%)

Specs across all Cross Trek models
Capacity iconCapacity36-131 l (2197-7994 cuin)
Weight iconWeight3.2-8.35 oz (1.5-3.8 kg)
Length iconLength12-15.5 in (30-39 cm)
Width11.5-23.5 in (29-60 cm)
Height16-24 in (41-61 cm)

Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Granite Gear Cross Trek:

Reviewers like these things about the Granite Gear Cross Trek

  • According to several reviewers, the Granite Gear Cross Trek wheeled carry-on duffel backpack protects their things well and safely against elements.
  • Other users noted that its adjustable load lifter straps are able to transport weight over the center of gravity.
  • Users thought that its hip belt could carry up to 70% of the load.
  • Reviewers thought that the backpack is lightweight.
  • Its steel frame structure and its ventilation space provide comfort to those who have used the product.
  • Many users have mentioned that its sternum straps increase the load stability of the pack.
  • Other users said that the shoulder straps are padded, providing additional stability and comfort.
  • Several others pointed out that the backpack may be used for traveling, hiking, and climbing.
  • Users praised the presence of pockets and compartments, providing plenty of storage options for those who are into excursions.
  • Testers also noted that the bag is resistant to extreme weather conditions.
  • Reviewers noted that its padded grab handles make it easy to lift the bag.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer thought that the seams of the backpack have a tendency to rip.
  • Another reviewer noted that its built-in straps could not be removed.

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Granite Gear Cross Trek features:
  • Wheeled/rolling
  • Adjustable torso
  • Laptop compartment
  • Carry-on size
  • Compression straps
  • Sternum strap

Some sources also mention these features:
  • Hip belt
  • Water resistant
  • Harness system
  • Removable daypack
  • Load-lifter straps

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.

3636 l3.2 oz0.09 oz/L
2253.2 l7.8 oz0.15 oz/L
32131 l8.35 oz0.06 oz/L


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The Granite Gear Cross Trek ranks #23 compared with the other Granite Gear bags.

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vs All Bags

The Granite Gear Cross Trek ranks #1326 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Bag ID 31639. Images from Amazon Product Advertising API

Last updated on January 11, 2019