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Kelty Super Tioga Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 4, 2019

based on 74 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 19 reasons to buy the Super Tioga - and 1 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Kelty Super Tioga:

Reviewers like these things about the Kelty Super Tioga

  • One user love how the external frame holds the pack up off his back, and the weight seems to fall on the lower body.
  • Backpackers thought it’s a good classic bag that holds up well and pretty comfortable.
  • One user thought it’s an excellent classic pack with some modern features.
  • Others love how it easily straps to a tree or stands inside the tent vestibule, keeps everything out of the mud, easy to find.
  • Many users agree that the materials used feel strong, and feels like it will last a long time.
  • One user said that this pack rocks, old school style with amazing benefits.
  • Some users find the color and size spot on.
  • Others liked how it’s easy to adjust and comes with large pockets with huge holding capacity.
  • Many find the multiple pockets good way to store specific gear to gain fast access.
  • A lot of users agree that this pack is very well built, the shoulder straps are not too wide or too narrow and but are nice and thick.
  • The waist with very nice padding is also a favorite feature among users.
  • Some reviewers particularly like the hip belt system.
  • using just your thumbs, the cinch straps loosen like butter, but tighten up easily and don't loosen unless you want them to.
  • Others love how the shoulder straps have two cinch points, designed for maximum comfort.
  • Others liked the padded belt that is large and comfy and doesn't pinch as you hike.
  • One user specifically liked how the frame allows to adjust the width of the strap mountings in order to have the pack ride appropriately.
  • Many users love that it comes with sufficient pockets and attachment points.
  • Others find the suspension, fully adjustable, able to carry heavy loads.
  • Some hikers thought separation of main area from the bottom is great for sleeping gear that is light weight yet bulky.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some users noted how the the load lifters would easily slip off the shoulder straps and dig into my collarbone.


vs Kelty Bags

The Kelty Super Tioga ranks #6 compared with the other Kelty bags.

Top 20% Kelty bag

4Kelty Red Cloud
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5Kelty Redcloud
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6Kelty Super Tioga
Kelty Super Tioga
7Kelty Redwing
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8Kelty Trekker
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vs All Bags

The Kelty Super Tioga ranks #956 compared with all the bags we have checked.

954Everki Titan
Everki Titan
955Kelty Super Tioga
Kelty Super Tioga
956Travelers Choice Tasmania
Travelers Choice Tasmania
957Outdoor Research Levitator
Outdoor Research Levitator
958Transpack Edge
Transpack Edge

Vs Other Bags

Crowdsourced comparison of the Kelty Super Tioga vs the Kelty Tioga.

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Kelty Super Tioga vs Kelty Tioga

Kelty Super Tioga
Kelty Super Tioga

Based on 74 reviews

Kelty Tioga
Kelty Tioga


Based on 0 reviews


  • The Super Tioga is rated quite a lot better than the Tioga.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 74 reviews of the two bags.

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Last updated on July 04, 2019