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Jansport Rainier Reviews and Buyer's Guide (Jan 2019)

3.95 based on 4,459 reviews

Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Jansport Rainier:

Reviewers like these things about the Jansport Rainier

  • According to users, the Jansport Rainier pack is indeed a thing of beauty.
  • Users indicated that it features a GridFit system for adjusting the shoulder straps to accommodate a wide variety of user shapes and torso sizes.
  • Users mentioned that it has plenty of room for everything.
  • Reviewers noted that it is good for the long haul.
  • They said that the bag is excellent for the hot and humid east Texas forests, where the piney woods are not too thick, so the bulky pack doesn't get caught much, and the ground is mostly flat sometimes very wet, does well enough in the cold.
  • Other reviewers also found that the bag holds up well.
  • They also noted that it is ventilated well.
  • Users praised its straps that allow a good fit to the back for an external type pack and again, a horizontal bar can be slide to complete the proper fit.
  • Others said that it is a panel loader and very easy to load without disturbing the sleeping bag, sleep pad, and other attachments lashed to the frame.
  • Several users pointed out that the bag has many pockets and several special features.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer had issues with the lower side-pockets that might seem like a misstep on this bag.
  • A tester said that it needs a lot of adjustments making it feel incredibly uncomfortable if set wrong.


vs Jansport Bags

The Jansport Rainier ranks #17 compared with the other Jansport bags.

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vs All Bags

The Jansport Rainier ranks #920 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Bag ID 32585. Images from Amazon Product Advertising API

Last updated on January 12, 2019