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High Sierra Pathway Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated April 2019

3.99
based on 314 reviews


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

Check all the pros and cons here.


95% of the reviewers give the High Sierra Pathway a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (52%)
Good (43%)
Average (1%)
Poor (3%)
Bad (0%)





Reviews Summary


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

Reviewers like these things about the High Sierra Pathway

  • Many reviewers noted that the High Sierra Pathway Backpack is a well-made, sturdy pack.
  • Other reviewers pointed out that the padding on the shoulder and waist straps is thick.
  • They also said that there is a zippered opening at the bottom of the main compartment that would allow users to access items from the bottom.
  • Many users noticed the presence of a zippered pocket on each side of the waist strap.
  • Several reviewers found out that metal bar runs down the middle of the backpack right behind the back.
  • Many of the users felt that the handle on the back of the pack makes it easy to pick up.
  • Users noted that the pack has eight pockets.
  • They pointed out that there are water bottle mesh holders on both sides of the pack.
  • Several testers recommend the use of its hydration pack pocket and tube routing slot.
  • Reviewers said that it has a large zippered pocket on the back of the pack contains an open pocket about half the size of this pocket and two mesh ones attached to it.
  • Other users pointed out that there are many pockets, compartments, and pouches to stow smaller essentials.
  • They also thought that its main compartment is simply huge.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A user said that the pockets on the waist strap are small and zip in the middle.
  • Another user thought that the bag is not waterproof.
  • A reviewer noted that it has no internal zippered pockets.

Specs


Crowdsourced specs across all High Sierra Pathway models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight2.5 oz (1.1 kg)
Length iconLength12-13 in (30-33 cm)
Width9 in (23 cm)
Height23-25 in (58-64 cm)


The bag is recommended for these activities:

Hiking
Backpacking
Cycling
Travel
School
Sport



Popular Models


High Sierra Pathway 70

50% choose the High Sierra Pathway 70

50 %
Colors and combinations:

Black
Grey
Red


Specs
Weight iconWeight2.5 oz (1.1 kg)
Length iconLength13 in (33 cm)
Width9 in (23 cm)
Height25 in (64 cm)


High Sierra Pathway 40

33% choose the High Sierra Pathway 40

33 %
Colors and combinations:

Black
Grey
Red


Specs
Weight iconWeight2.5 oz (1.1 kg)
Length iconLength12 in (30 cm)
Width9 in (23 cm)
Height23 in (58 cm)


High Sierra Pathway 50

17% choose the High Sierra Pathway 50

17 %
Colors and combinations:

Black
Grey
Red


Specs
Weight iconWeight2.5 oz (1.1 kg)
Length iconLength12 in (30 cm)
Width9 in (23 cm)
Height23 in (58 cm)




High Sierra Pathway 70 vs Pathway 40


The two most popular High Sierra Pathway models are the Pathway 70 and the Pathway 40, so let's compare them:

Popularity and Prices

In total, 83% of the people interested in the High Sierra Pathway bags choose one of these two models. The most popular choice is the Pathway 70 which is choosen by 50% (1.5 times as many as the 33% that choose the Pathway 40).

Pathway 70Pathway 40
Most popular

Weight and dimensions

The weight of both bags is the same. Both bags weight 2.5 oz.

If we look at dimensions, both the Pathway 70 and the Pathway 40 has the same length (13 in). Both bags are the same width (9 in), while the height is the same (both 25 in).

Features and Colors

Both models are available in black, grey and red.




Feature Summary


Many sources mention these High Sierra Pathway features:
  • Hydration compatible
  • Sternum strap
  • Hip belt

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


Rankings


vs High Sierra Bags

The High Sierra Pathway ranks #13 compared with the other High Sierra bags.

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The High Sierra Pathway ranks #1238 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Selected Reviews


4 All Outdoors

Overall, this is a good pack at a great price. It is an entry level pack that can be easily adjusted to fit almost any body style.

Posted by Jason B. - Read full review

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Last updated on April 19, 2019