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Gregory Miwok Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

3.98
based on 121 reviews


We have checked tens of reviews and found 12 reasons to buy the Miwok - and 3 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.


84% of the reviewers give the Gregory Miwok a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (71%)
Good (13%)
Average (13%)
Poor (2%)
Bad (0%)



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Reviews Summary


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

Reviewers like these things about the Gregory Miwok

  • The Gregory Miwok Backpack possesses a laser cut and laminated low profile attachment system.
  • It has a shoulder sunglass stash for an easier access to your sunglasses.
  • Its perforated and flexible EVA foam back pad and shoulder straps give users utmost comfort when travelling.
  • The backpack can carry up to 15 pounds of your things, making it capable of carrying everything you need in one bag.
  • The Gregory Miwok Backpack provides users with an unrestricted motion due to its BioSync Suspension technology which allows the pack to keep moving with the user.
  • It possesses special loops and pockets on the hip of the belt for smaller objects including trekking poles and water bottles.
  • Its separate pockets allow users to organize their stuff properly.
  • Its helmet pocket can expand to fit large objects.
  • Overall, the backpack possesses one interior zip pocket and six exterior pockets.
  • The Gregory Miwok Backpack has an adjustable upper and lower trekking system.
  • It is an ideal backpack for hiking, trekking, and biking adventures.
  • It possesses a bladder sleeve which give users ease of use when wanting to drink from their water bottle.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • The bottom portion of the backpack tends to dig and poke into the lower back of the user.
  • Its large, and seemingly wide, size may not be suitable for everyone to use.
  • The backpack does not stand on its own; users have to find the right balance in order to let it sit.



Specs


Crowdsourced specs across all Gregory Miwok models and sizes:

Capacity iconCapacity6-18 l (366-1098 cuin)
Weight iconWeight0.8-1.7 oz (0.4-0.8 kg)
Length iconLength18-22 in (46-56 cm)
Width9-12 in (23-30 cm)
Height2-3 in (5-8 cm)


The bag is recommended for these activities:

Hiking
Cycling
Travel
School
Backpacking
Sport



Popular Models


Gregory Miwok 18

48% choose the Gregory Miwok 18

48 %
Colors and combinations:

Black
Blue
Orange
Red


Specs
Capacity iconCapacity18 l (1098 cuin)
Weight iconWeight1.5 oz (0.7 kg)
Length iconLength20 in (51 cm)
Width12 in (30 cm)
Height3 in (8 cm)


Gregory Miwok 24

30% choose the Gregory Miwok 24

30 %
Colors and combinations:

Black
Blue
Green
Orange
Red


Specs
Weight iconWeight1.7 oz (0.8 kg)
Length iconLength22 in (56 cm)
Width12 in (30 cm)
Height3 in (8 cm)


Gregory Miwok 12

12% choose the Gregory Miwok 12

12 %
Colors and combinations:

Black
Blue
Orange
Red


Specs
Capacity iconCapacity12 l (732 cuin)
Weight iconWeight1.3 oz (0.6 kg)
Length iconLength19 in (48 cm)
Width11 in (28 cm)
Height3 in (8 cm)


Gregory Miwok 34

11% choose the Gregory Miwok 34

11 %
Colors and combinations:

Blue






Gregory Miwok 24 vs Miwok 18


The two most popular Gregory Miwok models are the Miwok 24 and the Miwok 18, so let's compare them:

Popularity and Prices

In total, 78% of the people interested in the Gregory Miwok bags choose one of these two models. The most popular choice is the Miwok 18 which is choosen by 48% (1.6 times as many as the 30% that choose the Miwok 24).

Miwok 24Miwok 18
Most popular

Looking at the prices, the Miwok 24 is typically around $20 more expensive than the Miwok 18, but check the deals before you buy.

Miwok 24Miwok 18
Cheapest

Weight and dimensions

The weight of the Miwok 24 is 0.2 kg (7.1 oz) higher than the weight of the Miwok 18.

Miwok 24Miwok 18
Lightest

If we look at dimensions, both the Miwok 24 and the Miwok 18 has the same length (22 in). Both bags are the same width (12 in), while the height is the same (both 3 in).

Features and Colors

Both models are available in black, blue, orange and red. Only the Miwok 24 is available in green.




Feature Summary


Many sources mention these Gregory Miwok features:
  • Organizer panel
  • Hydration compatible
  • Side pockets
  • Hip belt
  • Compression straps
  • Hip belt pockets
  • Zippered top
  • Hydration bladder

Some sources also mention these features:
  • Shoulder strap pockets
  • Adjustable torso
  • Carry-on size
  • Load-lifter straps
  • Moisture wicking
  • Water bottle pockets

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 Miwok models (the most popular choice is the Miwok 18).




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
66 l0.8 oz0.13 oz/L
1212 l1.3 oz0.11 oz/L
1818 l1.5 oz0.08 oz/L
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Gregory Miwok
Average for 22,435+ different bags




Rankings


vs Gregory Bags

The Gregory Miwok ranks #22 compared with the other Gregory bags.

20Gregory Matia
4.04
Gregory Matia
21Gregory Stout
4.03
Gregory Stout
22Gregory Miwok
3.98
Gregory Miwok
23Gregory Verte
3.95
Gregory Verte
24Gregory Salvo
3.94
Gregory Salvo

vs All Bags

The Gregory Miwok ranks #1281 compared with all the bags we have checked.

1279Kelty Coyote
3.98
Kelty Coyote
1280Gregory Miwok
3.98
Gregory Miwok
1281Mountain Hardwear Zoan
3.98
Mountain Hardwear Zoan
1282Timbuk2 Ramble
3.98
Timbuk2 Ramble
1283Arcteryx Lunara
3.98
Arcteryx Lunara



Vs Other Bags


Crowdsourced comparisons of the Gregory Miwok vs 3 other, similar bags.

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Gregory Miwok vs Gregory Maya


Gregory Miwok
Gregory Miwok

3.98
BEST
Based on 121 reviews
Capacity: 6-18 l
Weight: 0.8-1.7 oz
Price: $$


Gregory Maya
Gregory Maya

3.75

Based on 130 reviews

Capacity: 5-22 l
Weight: 1-2 oz
Price: $$

  • The Miwok is rated a little bit better than the Maya.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 251 reviews of the two bags.
  • The biggest Miwok is 22% smaller than the biggest Maya (18 L vs 22 L).
  • The weight of the biggest Miwok is 18% lighter than the biggest Maya (1.7 oz vs 2 oz).

FeatureMiwokMaya
Adjustable torso
Carry-on size
Compression straps
Hip belt
Hip belt pockets
Hydration bladder
Hydration compatible
Load-lifter straps
Moisture wicking
Organizer panel
Shoulder strap pockets
Side pockets
Water bottle pockets
Zippered top

Both bags are available in these colors:
Blue
Red
Grey
Green

Only the Miwok is available in these colors:
Black
Orange

Only the Maya is available in these colors:
Purple
Pink




Gregory Miwok vs Gregory Salvo


Gregory Miwok
Gregory Miwok

3.98
BEST
Based on 121 reviews
Capacity: 6-18 l
Weight: 0.8-1.7 oz
Price: $$


Gregory Salvo
Gregory Salvo

3.94

Based on 50 reviews

Capacity:
Weight: 2.1-2.3 oz
Price: $$

  • The Miwok is rated about the same as the Salvo.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 171 reviews of the two bags.
  • The weight of the biggest Miwok is 35% lighter than the biggest Salvo (1.7 oz vs 2.3 oz).

FeatureMiwokSalvo
Adjustable torso
Carry-on size
Compression straps
Hip belt
Hip belt pockets
Hydration bladder
Hydration compatible
Load-lifter straps
Moisture wicking
Organizer panel
Shoulder strap pockets
Side pockets
Stretch mesh
Sunglasses pocket
Ventilated back panel
Water bottle pockets
Zippered top

Both bags are available in these colors:
Blue
Black
Red
Orange
Green

Only the Miwok is available in these colors:
Grey




Gregory Miwok vs Osprey Talon


Gregory Miwok
Gregory Miwok

3.98

Based on 121 reviews
Capacity: 6-18 l
Weight: 0.8-1.7 oz
Price: $$


Osprey Talon
Osprey Talon

4.47
BEST
Based on 1,723 reviews

Capacity: 6-44 l
Weight: 0.7-2.4 oz
Price: $$

  • The Miwok is rated somewhat worse than the Talon.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 1,844 reviews of the two bags.
  • The biggest Miwok is 144% smaller than the biggest Talon (18 L vs 44 L).
  • The weight of the biggest Miwok is 41% lighter than the biggest Talon (1.7 oz vs 2.4 oz).

FeatureMiwokTalon
Adjustable torso
Carry-on size
Compression straps
Hip belt
Hip belt pockets
Hydration bladder
Hydration compatible
Ice axe/trekking pole loops
Load-lifter straps
Moisture wicking
Organizer panel
Reflective
Shoulder strap pockets
Side pockets
Sleeping bag compartment
Sternum strap
Stretch mesh
Water bottle pockets
Waterproof
Zippered top

Both bags are available in these colors:
Blue
Black
Red
Orange
Green

Only the Miwok is available in these colors:
Grey







Selected Reviews


The Big Outside

These daypacks are not for ultralighting speed hikers and trail runners. But they’re a great choice for hikers who want extra comfort and may often carry a little extra weight (water, clothing, food), and who heat up on the trail.

Posted 13 April 2016 by Michael Lanza - Read full review

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Last updated on July 03, 2019