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Granite Gear eVent Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated May 12, 2019

based on 242 reviews

We have checked hundreds of reviews and found 12 reasons to buy the eVent - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

66% of the reviewers give the Granite Gear eVent a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (57%)
Good (9%)
Average (4%)
Poor (4%)
Bad (23%)

Reviews Summary

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

Reviewers like these things about the Granite Gear eVent

  • One user was greatly impressed with the compression of the pack.
  • Some reviewers find the waterproof aspect of the bag convenient, because it will save them some space and weight by not having to enclose the sack in a dry bag.
  • A reviewer love the drysack so much she bought two.
  • Most customers recommend this bag for its light weight and durability.
  • One reviewer finds the bag perfect for storing clothes while backpacking.
  • Some like how it packs their sleeping bags down and keeps it dry.
  • Its lightness and water resistance are the most favorite features of the users.
  • A lot of users were happy that the bag worked as described, extremely light and did compress everything into a solid brick.
  • Campers observed that it is not only amazing at keeping water out, but it also comes in handy at keeping water inside when they have to move to a new campsite and have wet stuff.
  • One user exclaimed that it is the best compression sack.
  • Many users agree that for what the sack does, it's definitely worth the price.
  • One reviewer who used the bag for military exercise found the bag very rugged and practical.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • One user thought the straps are a little flimsy.
  • A reviewer observed that the binding lines broke easily.

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Granite Gear eVent features:
  • Seam taped

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


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The Granite Gear eVent ranks #29 compared with the other Granite Gear bags.

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29Granite Gear eVent
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vs All Bags

The Granite Gear eVent ranks #2851 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on May 12, 2019