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High Sierra Tech Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated May 12, 2019

based on 207 reviews

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

Check all the pros and cons here.

84% of the reviewers give the High Sierra Tech a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (65%)
Good (19%)
Average (7%)
Poor (3%)
Bad (3%)

Reviews Summary

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

Reviewers like these things about the High Sierra Tech

  • Some users love the presence of multiple straps which they can tighten or loosen, to shift the weight however they want it.
  • Other reviewers thought the bag seems very durable and does not get dirty easily.
  • Many users find the hydration compartment ready to go.
  • Others like how the tube runs right up the pack with clips to hold it in place.
  • Many users thought the straps offer a wide range of adjustability and distribute the load as comfortably as possible.
  • Some reviewers thought the included rain fly that stows in the bottom of the pack is also a nice feature.
  • Many users said the pockets on the hip straps and the pocket on the left shoulder strap work great for having access to small items while walking.
  • Many owners said packing everything they need for a three day trip is a breeze with this pack.
  • SOme users said the stitching is well made and the layout makes sense.
  • Many users thought it has plenty of useful pockets and loops to hold extra items too.
  • A lot of users thought there are many convenient areas to store their gear and it cinches down nice and tight.
  • Others said it's perfect for cub scout overnighters.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some users wished this pack had a few webbing loops on the external pocket.
  • Others thought it's well built but the sleeping bag compartment is too small.


Crowdsourced specs across all High Sierra Tech models and sizes:

Capacity iconCapacity55.3 l (3375 cuin)
Weight iconWeight4.1-5.5 oz (1.9-2.5 kg)
Length iconLength14-28 in (36-71 cm)
Width9-14 in (23-36 cm)
Height14-32 in (36-81 cm)

The bag is recommended for these activities:


Popular Models

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Feature Summary

Many sources mention these High Sierra Tech features:
  • Media pocket
  • Sternum strap
  • Compression straps
  • Raincover included
  • Side pockets
  • Stretch mesh
  • Sleeping bag compartment

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

Capacity/Weight Levels

The capacity/weight level shows how much the bag weights compared with it's capacity (volume).

The lower the capacity/weight level, the better.

5555.3 l4.1 oz0.07 oz/L


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The High Sierra Tech ranks #23 compared with the other High Sierra bags.

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Last updated on May 12, 2019