MightyGoods > Kelty > Kelty Trekker

Kelty Trekker Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

4.07
based on 22 reviews


We have checked tens of reviews and found 9 reasons to buy the Trekker - and 3 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.



[toc]

Reviews Summary


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

Reviewers like these things about the Kelty Trekker

  • Testers and reviewers say that it is a great light weight backpack.
  • The testers also said that the built fabric the pack is highly sturdy and durable over the years.
  • Some of the testers have also complimented the good load to hip transfer and good suspension system. They said that the manner in which the load is distributed didn’t hurt their shoulders or neck for longer carry.
  • Some reviewers are highly satisfied with the great storage capacity of the backpack.
  • Some travellers have complimented the ventilation system of the pack. They said that they travelled long with sweat only under the hip belt.
  • A few of the travellers also mentioned about the good and adjustable waist and shoulder straps that helped them to make the pack a perfect fit.
  • A couple of the reviewers also liked the external frame pockets to carry their gears for easy access.
  • Some mountaineers have said that they were able to carry long tools easily for climbing and trekking.
  • A few of the reviewers have said that they have used the pack as a daypack also as the bag can be compressed using adjustable straps.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some travellers complained that the top of the pack goes above their head when fully loaded. This made them to duck at places with low hanging branches.
  • Some travellers are also dissatisfied with the less number of external compartments for carry emergency gears.
  • A few of the reviewers have also complained for minor noises from the adjustment rivets while commuting.



Specs


Crowdsourced specs across all Kelty Trekker models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight4 oz (1.8 kg)
Length iconLength29 in (74 cm)
Width22 in (56 cm)
Height13 in (33 cm)





Popular Models


Kelty Trekker 65

100% choose the Kelty Trekker 65

100 %
Colors and combinations:

Red


Specs
Weight iconWeight4 oz (1.8 kg)
Length iconLength29 in (74 cm)
Width22 in (56 cm)
Height13 in (33 cm)




Rankings


vs Kelty Bags

The Kelty Trekker ranks #8 compared with the other Kelty bags.

Top 30% Kelty bag

6Kelty Super Tioga
4.10
Kelty Super Tioga
7Kelty Redwing
4.08
Kelty Redwing
8Kelty Trekker
4.07
Kelty Trekker
9Kelty Versant
4.05
Kelty Versant
10Kelty Pawnee
4.05
Kelty Pawnee

vs All Bags

The Kelty Trekker ranks #1011 compared with all the bags we have checked.

1009Timbuk2 Launch
4.08
Timbuk2 Launch
1010Kelty Trekker
4.07
Kelty Trekker
1011Pacsafe Citysafe
4.07
Pacsafe Citysafe
1012Eagle Creek No Matter What
4.07
Eagle Creek No Matter What
1013Camelbak Quantico
4.07
Camelbak Quantico



Vs Other Bags


Crowdsourced comparisons of the Kelty Trekker vs 2 other, similar bags.

Many sources mention this feature
Some sources mention this feature


Kelty Trekker vs Kelty Tioga


Kelty Trekker
Kelty Trekker

4.07
BEST
Based on 22 reviews
Capacity:
Weight: 4 oz
Price: $$


Kelty Tioga
Kelty Tioga

0.00

Based on 0 reviews

Capacity:
Weight:
Price:

  • The Trekker is rated quite a lot better than the Tioga.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 22 reviews of the two bags.

Only the Trekker is available in these colors:
Red




Kelty Trekker vs Kelty Yukon


Kelty Trekker
Kelty Trekker

4.07

Based on 22 reviews
Capacity:
Weight: 4 oz
Price: $$


Kelty Yukon
Kelty Yukon

4.14
BEST
Based on 7 reviews

Capacity:
Weight: 4.8 oz
Price: $$

  • The Trekker is rated a little bit worse than the Yukon.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 29 reviews of the two bags.
  • The weight of the biggest Trekker is 20% lighter than the biggest Yukon (4 oz vs 4.8 oz).

Only the Trekker is available in these colors:
Red





Bag ID 31149. Images from Amazon Product Advertising API and shop datafeeds.

Last updated on July 03, 2019