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High Sierra Rownan Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated May 12, 2019

based on 55 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 12 reasons to buy the Rownan - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

77% of the reviewers give the High Sierra Rownan a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (56%)
Good (21%)
Average (11%)
Poor (5%)
Bad (5%)

Reviews Summary

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

Reviewers like these things about the High Sierra Rownan

  • Most users like all the different compartments.
  • Many users said that this backpack has multiple pockets and pouches.
  • Users said that the shoulder straps are generously padded, and the back features stiff pleated padding for carrying comfort and contents protection.
  • One great feature mentioned by many users is that it has an alternate zipper for keeping stuff up front organized when they need to get something in the back or bottom of the pack.
  • Most reviewers agreed that fabric is very solid and the zippers move cleanly and without any hitches.
  • Another fantastic feature mentioned by many users is that the fabric itself is water repellent.
  • Many users said that there are also lots of loops and daisy chains all around the outside of the pack, convenient for carrying pens, umbrellas etc.
  • Reviewers said that there are compartments for laptops, sunglasses, water bottles and pretty much everything else a person needs for modern life.
  • Many buyers said that there are padded shoulder straps that clip together and a top carry handle for easy carrying.
  • Most reviewers agreed that this pack is very useful and it's neatly organized into a very small, fairly light square.
  • Another feature mentioned by many users is that it has a molded sunglass pouch which will be useful to anyone who regularly throws shades into their luggage.
  • Many users said that there is nice padding on the back and on the straps, with a waist strap for extra support.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some users said that the stitching coming apart right at the top where the straps come together after a month of use.
  • Another user complained that in less then 4 months of daily use the zipper on the lower front compartment completely failed.


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The High Sierra Rownan ranks #41 compared with the other High Sierra bags.

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The High Sierra Rownan ranks #2570 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on May 12, 2019