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Gregory Alpinisto Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated May 12, 2019

4.19
based on 42 reviews


We have checked tens of reviews and found 7 reasons to buy the Alpinisto - and 3 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.


99% of the reviewers give the Gregory Alpinisto a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (56%)
Good (43%)
Average (0%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (0%)





Reviews Summary


Here's what the reviewers think about the Gregory Alpinisto:

Reviewers like these things about the Gregory Alpinisto

  • Testers have confirmed that it is a great and highly durable backpack.
  • Most of the testers have mentioned about the frame strength and fit for the pack.
  • Some reviewers said that with the light weight quality, the pack features numerous external pockets to help carry sufficient gears for camping.
  • A few reviewers also mentioned using the pack as a daypack by shrinking it with compression straps.
  • Most reviewers are happy to mention about the external crampon pocket that helped them to carry emergency gears for easy access.
  • Some travellers said that the top lid can be removed making it a convertible pack for day trips.
  • A few of the trekkers and mountaineers have also mentioned about the easy attachment of additional gears externally with the pack.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some travellers have complained about some of the straps of the pack being too small for adjustments.
  • A few reviewers said that the sternum strap adjustment are too low on the should pads making it tricky for them to adjust it properly.
  • Many reviewers have complained about the ice axe attachment on the side of the pack.



Specs


Crowdsourced specs across all Gregory Alpinisto models and sizes:

Capacity iconCapacity31-40 l (1892-2441 cuin)
Weight iconWeight3.3-3.5 oz (1.5-1.6 kg)
Length iconLength26 in (66 cm)
Width12 in (30 cm)
Height5-6 in (13-15 cm)


The bag is recommended for these activities:

Backpacking
Hiking
Cycling
Travel
School
Sport



Popular Models


Gregory Alpinisto 35

67% choose the Gregory Alpinisto 35

67 %
Colors and combinations:

Black
Blue
Green
Orange


Specs
Capacity iconCapacity31 l (1892 cuin)
Weight iconWeight3.3 oz (1.5 kg)
Length iconLength26 in (66 cm)
Width12 in (30 cm)
Height6 in (15 cm)


Gregory Alpinisto 50

33% choose the Gregory Alpinisto 50

33 %
Colors and combinations:

Black
Blue
Green
Orange


Specs
Capacity iconCapacity40 l (2441 cuin)
Weight iconWeight3.5 oz (1.6 kg)
Length iconLength26 in (66 cm)
Width12 in (30 cm)
Height5 in (13 cm)




Gregory Alpinisto 35 vs Alpinisto 50


The two most popular Gregory Alpinisto models are the Alpinisto 35 and the Alpinisto 50, so let's compare them:

Popularity and Prices

In total, 100% of the people interested in the Gregory Alpinisto bags choose one of these two models. The most popular choice is the Alpinisto 35 which is choosen by 67% (2 times as many as the 33% that choose the Alpinisto 50).

Alpinisto 35Alpinisto 50
Most popular

Looking at the prices, the Alpinisto 35 is typically around $60 cheaper than the Alpinisto 50, but check the deals before you buy.

Alpinisto 35Alpinisto 50
Cheapest

Capacity and Packing

The Alpinisto 35 has a capacity of 31 l, while the Alpinisto 50 has a capacity of 40 l.

Alpinisto 35Alpinisto 50
Biggest

For a traveller, the 9 L (549 cuin) difference equals around 1 blouse, 1 pants and 1 book.

Packing the Alpinisto 35
laptop
1
toilet_bag
1
blouse
1
tshirt
4
boxers
4
socks
4
shorts
1
shoes
1
towel
1
Extra in the Alpinisto 50
blouse
1
pants
1
book
1

If you are an athlete, the 9 L difference equals 1 football.

Packing the Alpinisto 35
water_bottle
2
toilet_bag
1
blouse
1
tshirt
2
boxers
2
socks
2
shorts
2
shoes
1
protein_bar
4
towel
1
book
1
Extra in the Alpinisto 50
football
1

Outdoor people can equal the capacity difference as 1 shorts, 1 towel and 1 book.

Packing the Alpinisto 35
water_bottle
2
toilet_bag
1
blouse
1
tshirt
1
boxers
1
socks
1
jacket
1
protein_bar
2
sleeping_bag
1
packaged_meal
2
Extra in the Alpinisto 50
shorts
1
towel
1
book
1

Check how you can pack the Alpinisto here.

Weight and dimensions

The weight of the Alpinisto 35 is 0.2 kg (7.1 oz) lower than the weight of the Alpinisto 50.

Alpinisto 35Alpinisto 50
Lightest

If we look at dimensions, both the Alpinisto 35 and the Alpinisto 50 has the same length (26 in). Both bags are the same width (12 in), while the height is the same (both 6 in).

Features and Colors

Both models are available in black, blue, green and orange.




Feature Summary


Many sources mention these Gregory Alpinisto features:
  • Hydration compatible
  • Hydration bladder

Some sources also mention these features:
  • Compression straps
  • Haul loop
  • Ski carry

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 Gregory Alpinisto models (the most popular choice is the Alpinisto 35).




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.

ModelCapacityWeightLevel
3531 l3.3 oz0.11 oz/L
5040 l3.5 oz0.09 oz/L


Gregory Alpinisto
Average for 22,435+ different bags




Rankings


vs Gregory Bags

The Gregory Alpinisto ranks #12 compared with the other Gregory bags.

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vs All Bags

The Gregory Alpinisto ranks #705 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Selected Reviews


Sierra Descents

It is a small backpack with numerous attachment points. It is a good quality backpack with a clean design and good construction.

Posted by Andy - Read full review

Black Sheep Adventure Sports people

Black Sheep Adventure Sports

With a great fit, easy access and a good selection of alpine specific features the Alpinisto 35 is a solid pack for summer and winter mountaineering, climbing and scrambling.

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Last updated on May 12, 2019