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High Sierra Rappel Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated April 2019

based on 180 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 10 reasons to buy the Rappel - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

92% of the reviewers give the High Sierra Rappel a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (70%)
Good (22%)
Average (0%)
Poor (8%)
Bad (0%)

Reviews Summary

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

Reviewers like these things about the High Sierra Rappel

  • A lot of users have mentioned that the High Sierra Rappel pack is fit for all-day hiking trips or beyond.
  • Others thought that it is durable due to its materials and fabric.
  • Several users noticed that all the backpack's straps could be fully customized.
  • Users found that it has one pocket that spans the entire dimension of the bag.
  • According to some users, it is a very good pack for the money.
  • They also mentioned that the bag distributes weight evenly.
  • A reviewer said that it holds a lot of weight.
  • Testers indicated that the bag fits as a carry-on.
  • Other testers noted that it is very durable, yet comfortable to carry.
  • They also said that the bag seems well-made, with suitable materials and good quality.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer said that its top handle isn't as substantial or padded as it should be.
  • Another user found that the bag's zippers are a little sticky, and can be cumbersome behind the rain flaps.


Crowdsourced specs across all High Sierra Rappel models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight4.2 oz (1.9 kg)
Length iconLength25 in (64 cm)
Width12 in (30 cm)
Height13 in (33 cm)

The bag is recommended for these activities:


Popular Models

High Sierra Rappel 50

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Weight iconWeight4.2 oz (1.9 kg)
Length iconLength25 in (64 cm)
Width12 in (30 cm)
Height13 in (33 cm)


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The High Sierra Rappel ranks #7 compared with the other High Sierra bags.

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Last updated on April 19, 2019