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High Sierra Titan Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated April 2019

4.01
based on 1,263 reviews


We have checked more than a thousand reviews and found 12 reasons to buy the Titan - and 1 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.


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

Excellent (64%)
Good (21%)
Average (6%)
Poor (4%)
Bad (3%)


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Reviews Summary


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

Reviewers like these things about the High Sierra Titan

  • Many reviewers commend the High Sierra Titan Backpack for its good quality construction.
  • According to users, its hip support is stable.
  • Reviewers note that it is incredibly functional for backpacking.
  • Testers noted that its zippers and clips are all excellent quality and have maintained nicely throughout its use.
  • Several of those who have tried the pack noticed the pockets on the hip belt that are great for holding things.
  • Other users thought that the pack is very nice for the backcountry.
  • Reviewers noted that there is a nice roomy zipper pocket on the back.
  • Testers said that it could be adjusted in so many ways to obtain a perfect fit.
  • Other testers thought that the ties and straps on the top, side, and front give lots of places to attach sleeping pads or oversized bags.
  • Reviewers felt that not only is space abundant but the compartments create room for organization and efficiency on the go.
  • They also mentioned that the pack is weather resistant.
  • Testers praised the top pouch that has two pockets in it that are pretty roomy and easy to get to.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer noted the brain or the top piece could not be removed.

Specs


Crowdsourced specs across all High Sierra Titan models and sizes:

Capacity iconCapacity55 l (3356 cuin)
Weight iconWeight4.2-5 oz (1.9-2.3 kg)
Length iconLength22-32 in (56-81 cm)
Width9-11 in (23-28 cm)
Height14 in (36 cm)


The bag is recommended for these activities:

Hiking
Cycling
Travel
School
Backpacking
Sport



Popular Models


High Sierra Titan 55

57% choose the High Sierra Titan 55

57 %
Colors and combinations:

Black
Blue
Red


Specs
Capacity iconCapacity55 l (3356 cuin)
Weight iconWeight4.2 oz (1.9 kg)
Length iconLength22 in (56 cm)
Width11 in (28 cm)
Height14 in (36 cm)


High Sierra Titan 65

43% choose the High Sierra Titan 65

43 %
Colors and combinations:

Black
Blue
Red


Specs
Weight iconWeight5 oz (2.3 kg)
Length iconLength32 in (81 cm)
Width9 in (23 cm)
Height14 in (36 cm)




High Sierra Titan 65 vs Titan 55


The two most popular High Sierra Titan models are the Titan 65 and the Titan 55, so let's compare them:

Popularity and Prices

In total, 100% of the people interested in the High Sierra Titan bags choose one of these two models. The most popular choice is the Titan 55 which is choosen by 57% (1.3 times as many as the 43% that choose the Titan 65).

Titan 65Titan 55
Most popular

Weight and dimensions

The weight of the Titan 65 is 0.8 kg (28.2 oz) higher than the weight of the Titan 55.

Titan 65Titan 55
Lightest

If we look at dimensions, both the Titan 65 and the Titan 55 has the same length (32 in). It's 2 in (5 cm) wider (9 vs. 11 in), while the height is the same (both 14 in).

Features and Colors

Both models are available in black, blue and red.




Feature Summary


Many sources mention these High Sierra Titan features:
  • Compression straps
  • Media pocket
  • Sleeping bag compartment
  • Raincover included
  • Sternum strap

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


Packing Guide


See how much a traveller, an athlete and an outdoorsy person can pack in the different High Sierra Titan models (the most popular choice is the Titan 55).




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.

ModelCapacityWeightLevel
5555 l4.2 oz0.08 oz/L



Rankings


vs High Sierra Bags

The High Sierra Titan ranks #10 compared with the other High Sierra bags.

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vs All Bags

The High Sierra Titan ranks #1155 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Vs Other Bags


Crowdsourced comparisons of the High Sierra Titan vs 2 other, similar bags.

Many sources mention this feature
Some sources mention this feature


High Sierra Titan vs High Sierra Explorer


High Sierra Titan
High Sierra Titan

4.01
BEST
Based on 1,263 reviews
Capacity: 55 l
Weight: 4.2-5 oz
Price: $$


High Sierra Explorer
High Sierra Explorer

3.70

Based on 481 reviews

Capacity: 55 l
Weight: 4.2-5 oz
Price: $$

  • The Titan is rated a bit better than the Explorer.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 1,744 reviews of the two bags.
  • The biggest Titan is the same size as the biggest Explorer (both 55 L).
  • The weight of the biggest Titan is the same weight as the biggest Explorer (both 5 oz).

FeatureTitanExplorer
Adjustable waist
Compression straps
Media pocket
Raincover included
Side pockets
Sleeping bag compartment
Sternum strap

Both bags are available in these colors:
Black
Blue

Only the Titan is available in these colors:
Red




High Sierra Titan vs High Sierra Sentinel


High Sierra Titan
High Sierra Titan

4.01
BEST
Based on 1,263 reviews
Capacity: 55 l
Weight: 4.2-5 oz
Price: $$


High Sierra Sentinel
High Sierra Sentinel

3.63

Based on 513 reviews

Capacity: 65.1 l
Weight: 4.45 oz
Price: $$

  • The Titan is rated slightly better than the Sentinel.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 1,776 reviews of the two bags.
  • The biggest Titan is 18% smaller than the biggest Sentinel (55 L vs 65 L).
  • The weight of the biggest Titan is 12% heavier than the biggest Sentinel (5 oz vs 4.45 oz).

FeatureTitanSentinel
Adjustable waist
Compression straps
Media pocket
Raincover included
Side pockets
Sleeping bag compartment
Sternum strap

Both bags are available in these colors:
Black
Blue

Only the Titan is available in these colors:
Red

Only the Sentinel is available in these colors:
Yellow







Selected Reviews


Backpack Gear Test

It is a very good constructed and highly durable pack. The gear is very comfortable to carry with a good ventilation system.

Posted 13 November 2012 by Erin M. Hedden - Read full review

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Last updated on April 19, 2019