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Kelty Pawnee Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated April 2019

based on 11 reviews

We have checked a few reviews and found 11 reasons to buy the Pawnee - and 3 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

100% of the reviewers give the Kelty Pawnee a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (40%)
Good (60%)
Average (0%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (0%)

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Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Kelty Pawnee:

Reviewers like these things about the Kelty Pawnee

  • Some users said that this is a very functional hiking backpack.
  • Many reviewer said this is perfect pack for the weekend.
  • A lot of travelers said that this is great for overnight camping.
  • Many owners said that its top pouches are good for their rain gear.
  • Several owners said they find its side zippers are very useful.
  • A lot of users like its adjustable straps.
  • A few users said they like the hip pouch as it fits their camera.
  • Some users said that this is their new favotite hiking pack.
  • A number of owners said they like that it has good capacity and a fair number of whistles and bells.
  • Several users said it is comfortable, pretty convenient and a good price.
  • Many hikers said that all its zippers, straps, and buckles remain in fine working order after months of use.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A few users wish that it has compression straps beneath the pack for carrying sleeping pad.
  • Some users said it would be nice if the zippered opening to the main compartment zipped from both the right and left sides.
  • Several owners said that its side mesh pockets are neither deep enough nor forward enough to reach their water bottle.


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The Kelty Pawnee ranks #10 compared with the other Kelty bags.

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vs All Bags

The Kelty Pawnee ranks #1055 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Selected Reviews

Backpack Gear Test

It is an extremely comfortable pack. The bag provides ample packing space to carry all necessities for a long trail and hike.

Posted 27 July 2009 by Ken Norris - Read full review

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Last updated on April 20, 2019