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Mountain Hardwear Lightweight Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 8 reviews

We have checked a few reviews and found 10 reasons to buy the Lightweight - and 3 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

100% of the reviewers give the Mountain Hardwear Lightweight a good or excellent rating!

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


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Mountain Hardwear Lightweight:

Reviewers like these things about the Mountain Hardwear Lightweight

  • Most user said that they roll it up small and fit in their larger pack.
  • Many users said that it has an inside pocket you can use for a water bladder when you're hiking.
  • Many other users said that it has two deep pockets on the outside for water bottles.
  • Reviewers said that it felt fine on their back with a few hefty items such as a quarter of a watermelon.
  • One great feature mentioned by most users is that it folds up into its own pocket or you could roll it or fold it to fit the space you have in your pack or luggage.
  • Some users say that they use it for hiking but also use it as a purse.
  • Most users say that it is perfect for a tablet, some snacks, headphones and a jacket.
  • Many users said that the quality is durable and light weight.
  • Most reviewers said that this bag is perfect for minimal travel essentials and leaves room for any items that you may collect along the way.
  • Many users said that the design is refined enough that you won't look like a hick.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some users said that the only thing they wish is that it had more pockets.
  • Some users complained that the straps are a little rough on bare shoulders.
  • One user said that no other bag in this size category has side water bottle pockets. It just seems obvious that putting a water bottle inside of a bag is a bad idea both for space and potential for calamity.


Crowdsourced specs across all Mountain Hardwear Lightweight models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight1.5-1.8 oz (0.7-0.8 kg)
Length iconLength14-17 in (36-43 cm)
Width9-10 in (23-25 cm)
Height4 in (10 cm)

The bag is recommended for these activities:


Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Mountain Hardwear Lightweight features:
  • Water bottle pockets
  • Hydration bladder
  • Ultralight

Actual features depends on the model, so check the features before you buy.
Bag ID 31680. Images from Amazon Product Advertising API and shop datafeeds.

Last updated on July 03, 2019