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High Sierra Loop Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated May 12, 2019

based on 18,663 reviews

We have checked many thousands of reviews and found 24 reasons to buy the Loop - and 3 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

85% of the reviewers give the High Sierra Loop a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (70%)
Good (15%)
Average (6%)
Poor (3%)
Bad (4%)

Reviews Summary

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

Reviewers like these things about the High Sierra Loop

  • Some reviewers who've used the bag find the separate compartments useful in keeping their things organized.
  • Some users liked the two water bottle holder on both sides of the bag.
  • Other users find it a great gym bag too, with its two big compartments and a medium one.
  • Some users love how they can have workout gear and street clothes in separate pockets and a couple of other necessities in the medium front pocket.
  • Other reviewers dubbed it as the perfect,low cost travel bag.
  • Many college students who used the bag said it's pretty durable and spacious enough to store a laptop, charger and a couple of notebooks for daily classes.
  • Others enjoy how the numerous pockets provide a great way to segment things and put them in different places.
  • Some appreciate how they can carry two water bottles at the same time securely without falling out.
  • A number of users find the shoulders strap very comfortable and the hook atachment perfect for strapping in items.
  • Style,functionality,durability,versatility and convenience are cited as the main reasons for choosing this bag.
  • A user said it's a terrific backpack for couples doing day hikes, and walking around in the town at night while still trying to maintain a sense of fashion sensibilities.
  • Others love how the padded backside and straps makes this backpack comfortable to wear.
  • Organizer pockets,laptop protection sleeves,nice color and design are also some of the favorite features of the bag.
  • One reviewer was so surprised with how the bag was able to fit him comfortably despite his large built.
  • Other users appreciate its durable and strong material without being stiflingly hot on the back.
  • Many were happy with how the bag is able to fit all their needs for hiking and office.
  • A lot of users thought it's the perfect size.
  • just enough room to fit all stuff but without the bulky look.
  • Others thought it's got fun designs but not over the top and excessive.
  • Many users find the separate compartment for gadgets and phone convenient in keeping them dry and secure.
  • Some reviewers thought it's a good buy for any students or individuals that need lots of storage in an on-the-go package.
  • One user said it's exactly what he wants in a carry-on bag for an upcoming trip.
  • Some reviewers thought it's very sleek and clean,perfect backpack for motorcyclists.
  • Many find the compression straps convenient in balancing the load of the pack.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some reviewers thought it's looks great but way too large for children.
  • Other users find the hand hold strap a little awkward because it is attached to the arm straps.
  • A few reviewers complain how the very front pocket only zips down halfway.


Crowdsourced specs across all High Sierra Loop models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight0.6-1.4 oz (0.3-0.6 kg)
Length iconLength8-14 in (20-36 cm)
Width7-18 in (18-46 cm)
Height10-14 in (25-36 cm)
Laptop iconLaptop SizeMax. 15 inches

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these High Sierra Loop features:
  • Insulated
  • Media pocket
  • Compression straps

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


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The High Sierra Loop ranks #6 compared with the other High Sierra bags.

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The High Sierra Loop ranks #956 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Vs Other Bags

Crowdsourced comparison of the High Sierra Loop vs the High Sierra Swerve.

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High Sierra Loop vs High Sierra Swerve

High Sierra Loop
High Sierra Loop

Based on 18,663 reviews
Weight: 0.6-1.4 oz
Price: $

High Sierra Swerve
High Sierra Swerve


Based on 20,511 reviews

Weight: 1.2 oz
Price: $$

  • The Loop is rated a little bit better than the Swerve.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 39,174 reviews of the two bags.
  • The weight of the biggest Loop is 17% heavier than the biggest Swerve (1.4 oz vs 1.2 oz).

Compression straps
Laptop compartment
Media pocket
Moisture wicking
Water bottle pockets

Both bags are available in these colors:

Only the Loop is available in these colors:

Only the Swerve is available in these colors:

Bag ID 32506. Images from Amazon Product Advertising API and shop datafeeds.

Last updated on May 12, 2019