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Mountain Hardwear South Col Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated April 2019

4.11
based on 10 reviews


We have checked a few reviews and found 12 reasons to buy the South Col - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.


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Reviews Summary


Here's what the reviewers think about the Mountain Hardwear South Col:

Reviewers like these things about the Mountain Hardwear South Col

  • According to users, the Mountain Hardwear South Col backpack is a lightweight climbing and expedition pack that can carry heavy loads comfortably on rugged terrain.
  • Other users pointed out that it's much more comfortable than expected.
  • Testers found out that the pack feels light and agile when climbing and feels like much smaller pack then it actually is.
  • Other testers recommend the use of the pack for hiking and camping.
  • Reviewers noted that its hip belt wrapped well creating excellent fit and comfort.
  • Reviewers pointed out that the back panel is straighter than other packs.
  • Other reviewers also found that it has a large waterproof main compartment that is accessed via a top storm flap.
  • They noticed that there is a larger front pocket in the pack that will keep its volume no matter how much gear the stuff into the main compartment.
  • Users discovered that was stable and performed well while hiking or tackling more technical ascents.
  • They also noted that it proved to be sturdy and durable after numerous trips.
  • Testers found that the main compartment is waterproof.
  • Reviewers pointed out that its suspension can be removed.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer thought that it has no integrated rain cover.
  • A tester said that its torso and hip belt are not adjustable.

Specs


Crowdsourced specs across all Mountain Hardwear South Col models and sizes:

Capacity iconCapacity70.05 l (4275 cuin)
Weight iconWeight2.9 oz (1.3 kg)
Length iconLength31 in (79 cm)
Width19 in (48 cm)
Height7 in (18 cm)





Popular Models


Mountain Hardwear South Col 70

100% choose the Mountain Hardwear South Col 70

100 %
Colors and combinations:

Black
White


Specs
Capacity iconCapacity70.05 l (4275 cuin)
Weight iconWeight2.9 oz (1.3 kg)
Length iconLength31 in (79 cm)
Width19 in (48 cm)
Height7 in (18 cm)




Packing Guide


See how much a traveller, an athlete and an outdoorsy person can pack in the different Mountain Hardwear South Col models (the most popular choice is the South Col 70).




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.

ModelCapacityWeightLevel
7070.05 l2.9 oz0.04 oz/L



Rankings


vs Mountain Hardwear Bags

The Mountain Hardwear South Col ranks #1 compared with the other Mountain Hardwear bags.

1Mountain Hardwear South Col
4.11
Mountain Hardwear South Col
2Mountain Hardwear Paladin
3.99
Mountain Hardwear Paladin
3Mountain Hardwear Zoan
3.98
Mountain Hardwear Zoan
4Mountain Hardwear Scrambler
3.91
Mountain Hardwear Scrambler
5Mountain Hardwear Hueco
3.73
Mountain Hardwear Hueco

vs All Bags

The Mountain Hardwear South Col ranks #913 compared with all the bags we have checked.

911Pacsafe Toursafe
4.11
Pacsafe Toursafe
912Mountain Hardwear South Col
4.11
Mountain Hardwear South Col
913Travelers Choice Sedona
4.11
Travelers Choice Sedona
914Sherpani Jag
4.11
Sherpani Jag
915Knomo Curzon
4.11
Knomo Curzon



Selected Reviews


The Big Outside

Its minimalist weight, modularity, and feature set make it, in many ways, ideal for multi-day, technical climbs.

Posted 13 July 2016 - Read full review

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Last updated on April 19, 2019