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High Sierra Ascender Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019


We have checked a few reviews and found 10 reasons to buy the Ascender - and 3 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.





Reviews Summary


Here's what the reviewers think about the High Sierra Ascender:

Reviewers like these things about the High Sierra Ascender

  • Most users said that this pack is perfect for an overnight or two night summer hiking or camping trip.
  • Many users said that the hip belt and load adjusters make the pack feel quite light while wearing it.
  • one great feature mentioned by many users is that it does have a rain cover in its own pocket at the bottom of the outside. It is plenty large enough to cover the pack with stuff strapped to the outside.
  • Reviewers said that the buckles are easy to do and undo,.
  • Many users said that the fabric on the outside is fairly thick and water-resistant.
  • Users said that on the front of the bag, the two strips of fabric going down could be used like straps to attach light-weight items, or someone could easily add some elastic cord to attach a jacket.
  • Many users said that the bottom of the bag is rubberized to protect it from the ground.
  • Reviewers said that the main compartment of the bag is huge.
  • Many reviewers agreed that the hydration sleeve goes all the way down the pack.
  • Many users said that the price of this pack is so much lower than other similar backpacks.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some users said that the compression straps on the bottom and the sides of the bag are a little thin.
  • Some users said that the handle on the top of the bag feels too thin to support this bag having any weight in it.
  • one reviewer said that the channels on the back of the bag are pretty shallow and don't offer much ventilation.



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Last updated on July 03, 2019