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Mountain Hardwear Rainshadow Reviews and Buyer's Guide (Jan 2019)

3.23 based on 2 reviews
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Mountain Hardwear Rainshadow
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Specs across all Rainshadow models
Capacity iconCapacity18-35 l (1098-2136 cuin)
Weight iconWeight0.9-1.8 oz (0.4-0.8 kg)
Length iconLength16-21 in (41-53 cm)
Width4-11 in (10-28 cm)
Height4-14 in (10-36 cm)

Reviews Summary

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

Reviewers like these things about the Mountain Hardwear Rainshadow

  • Several reviewers mentioned that the Mountain Hardwear Rainshadow backpack allows them to organize and arrange their belongings properly through its ample pockets.
  • Other users found some compartments of the bag to be waterproof, ensuring that their equipment stays dry.
  • Many reviewers also discovered that the pack contains a drainage to avoid bogging down.
  • A lot of reviewers recommended the bag for those who are into hiking, biking, and trekking.
  • Most of those who have tried the backpack have commented on the quick-dry mesh which is found on the shoulder straps and the back panel.
  • Many testers praised the backpack for its ample amount of space to place their belongings.
  • Others also found the bag comfortable to use due to its padded shoulder straps and hip belt.
  • Several of those who have used the pack said that its hydration sleeve could be accessed quickly.
  • Furthermore, other say that they can quench their thirst anytime they need to because of its hydration sleeve.
  • Other testers highlighted on the security which the zippered pockets provided.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A user found that the key clasps of the bag may be fragile.
  • Another user thought that the quality of the bag might not be at par with other bags in the market.

Popular Models

Mountain Hardwear Rainshadow 26

89% choose the Mountain Hardwear Rainshadow 26

Colors and combinations:


Capacity iconCapacity26 l (1587 cuin)
Weight iconWeight1 oz (0.5 kg)
Length iconLength16 in (41 cm)
Width4 in (10 cm)
Height14 in (36 cm)

Mountain Hardwear Rainshadow 36

11% choose the Mountain Hardwear Rainshadow 36

Colors and combinations:


Capacity iconCapacity35 l (2136 cuin)
Weight iconWeight1.8 oz (0.8 kg)
Length iconLength21 in (53 cm)
Width11 in (28 cm)
Height11 in (28 cm)

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Mountain Hardwear Rainshadow features:
  • Waterproof
  • Compression straps
  • Sternum strap
  • Side pockets
  • Hip belt
  • Water bottle pockets

Some sources also mention these features:
  • Hydration compatible
  • Ice axe/trekking pole loops
  • Stretch mesh

Actual features depends on the model, so check the features before you buy.

Packing Guide

See how much a traveller, an athlete and an outdoorsy person can pack in the different Mountain Hardwear Rainshadow models (the most popular choice is the Rainshadow 26).

Capacity/Weight Levels

The capacity/weight level shows how much the bag weights compared with it's capacity (volume).

The lower the capacity/weight level, the better.

1818 l0.9 oz0.05 oz/L
2626 l1 oz0.04 oz/L
3635 l1.8 oz0.05 oz/L

Mountain Hardwear Rainshadow
Average for 17,986+ different bags

Bag ID 31219. Images from Amazon Product Advertising API

Last updated on January 11, 2019