Marmot Kompressor 18 Review, Pros and Cons

Marmot Kompressor 18 is rated 4.73 based on 173 reviews

Feature Summary

Marmot Kompressor Pack Black 18L
  • Perfect size for a sleeping bag stuff sack
  • Pack stuffs into lid
  • Removable closed-cell foam back sheet
  • Airmesh shoulder straps
  • Full body, lightweight compression straps

Reviews Summary

Here’s what the reviewers think about the Marmot Kompressor 18:

Reviewers like these things about the Marmot Kompressor 18

  • Many reviewers have indicated their love for the Marmot’s hydration compatibility and detachable back sheet.
  • Shoulder straps’ airmesh and toole-pole unique attachment feature have been widely admired by the reviewers.
  • Users have said they bought the Marmot as an alternative to weighty backpacks.
  • Being voluminous and lightweight has risen as a major strength for some users.
  • Many users are in agreement of the backpack’s vertical zippers on the zippered pouches allowing easier access to gear mostly in use.
  • Choice of vivid colors and not just earth tones and black hues has been extolled by a reviewer.
  • Users love the Kompressor as a day trip adventure pack.
  • Bikers and hiker reviewers recommended the backpack for its strength and lightweight features.
  • Reviewers who live in rainy locations applauds the Marmot’s top cover.
  • A tester loves the easy out and in pockets perfect for water bladder and smart weight distribution.

Reviewers don’t like these things

  • A review doesn’t like the lack of an outright water bottle holder pocket on the outside.
  • Another tester thinks it isn’t the best for heavier objects such as textbooks but superb for lightweight hikes.

Selected Reviews

Gear Junkie

Overall, the pack is streamlined and smart in design. It measures about 22 x 11.5 x 9.5 inches, and inside its 28 liters of space are enough for gear-heavy hikes or lightweight all-day adventures.

Posted 28 April 2016 by Jake Ferguson – Read full review

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